Masaya Hokazono was born in Japan on February 16,, 1961. He has a wife and children with a grandchild. He has made many manga based on horror and romance. His notable works includes Pumpkin Night, Kichikujima, Inugami and Killing Morph. His five favorite series that worked on are Kichikujima, Pumpkin Night, Inugami, Ihon series, and emerging. His two favorite characters he made are Mari from Kichikujima and Naoko Kirino from Pumpkin Night.