Mitsurou Kubo

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Mitsurou Kubo
久保 ミツロウ
BornMitsuko Kubo (久保 美津子)
(1975-09-19) September 19, 1975 (age 43)
Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture
Area(s) Manga artist
Notable works

Mitsurou Kubo(久保 ミツロウ,Kubo Mitsurō) is a Japanese manga artist, writer, and radio personality born in Sasebo [1] in 1975. [2] She is known for writing on Yuri!!! on Ice , an anime series co-created with Sayo Yamamoto. Two of her manga have been released in English; Moteki by Vertical [3] and Again!! by Kodansha USA. [4] She and Mineko Nomachi have a radio program called Mitsurou Kubo and Mineko Nomachi's All Night Nippon . [5]

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Sasebo, Nagasaki Core city in Kyushu, Japan

Sasebo is a core city located in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 October 2016, the city has an estimated population of 251,417 and a population density of 590 persons per km². The total area is 426.47 km2 (165 sq mi).






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Moteki (モテキ) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Mitsurō Kubo. It was serialized in Evening magazine from 2008 to 2010, with its chapters collected into four tankōbon volumes by Kodansha. It was adapted into a Japanese television drama in 2010 and a live-action film in 2011.


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