Manga In Memoriam: 2018

Here are the members of the manga industry who passed away during 2018. May they rest in peace.

  • Caribu Marley, manga creator, passed away on January 7, 2018 at the age of 70.
  • Shinichi Koga, manga creator, passed away on March 1, 2018 at the age of 81 due to illness.
  • Yoshihiro Kuroiwa, manga artist, passed away on May 8, 2018 due to a heart attack.
  • Shigeru Tsuchiyama, manga creator, passed away on May 24, 2018 at the age of 68 due to cancer.
  • Takahiro Sato, manga creator, passed away on July 3, 2018 at the age of 41.
  • Hiroshi Kahiyama, manga creator, passed away in 2018. The death announcement did not include when he died, his cause of death, or his age.
  • Akino Mimura, manga creator, passed away on July 30, 2018 at the age of 60.
  • Momoko Sakura, manga creator, passed away on August 15, 2018 at the age of 53 due to breast cancer.
  • Yasuyuki Kunitomo, manga creator, passed away on September 20, 2018 at the age of 65.
  • Ugeppa, manga creator, passed away on October 23, 2018 at the age of 44 due to acute heart failure.
  • Yu Asagiri, manga creator, passed away on October 27, 2018 at the age of 62 after being unable to recover from severe pneumonia.
  • Kunio Nagatani, manga creator, passed away on November 25, 2018 at the age of 81 due to congestive heart failure.

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