Author Takahashi Kazuki passed away forever yesterday.
According to Japanese media reports, Takahashi Kazuki – the author of the famous manga Yu-Gi-Oh!, commonly known as the “King of Games” in the Vietnamese version, passed away on the morning of May 6. 7 in 2022, enjoy 60 years old.
Around 10:30 a.m. on July 6 (yesterday), a body wearing a diving gear was found drifting off the coast of Nago City, Okinawa Prefecture. Today, the Nago Coast Guard confirmed the identity of the body as Mr. Takahashi Kazuki. Currently, the Coast Guard and the Japanese police are coordinating investigations to clarify the cause of death.
Author Takahashi – creator of Yu-Gi-Oh!
Takahashi is a famous creator, associated with the classic manga brand of Yu-Gi-Oh! cards. More than two decades have passed since the first chapter of the original manga was published in 1996 and created a fever in Japan.
The first anime adaptation episode (commonly known as Season 0) was produced by Toei Animation and aired in 1998. The next anime, Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monster that made a lot of noise was also released 2 years later.
Yu-Gi-Oh! is a brand associated with the childhood of many young generations of Vietnam
Anime Yu-Gi-Oh! Gained worldwide fame when Konami released trading cards. There are now many movies and manga/anime expansions about Yu-Gi-Oh! Since the original manga launched readers. Yu-Gi-Oh! Considered one of the classic comics that many generations of readers love.
Before the shocking news about the death of the creator and artist of the popular manga Yu-Gi-Oh!, the Vietnamese online community was shocked, many people expressed their condolences for the ill-fated mangaka.
Thank you to author Takahashi Kazuki – who contributed to creating a part of the childhood of many of us!