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All You Need Is Takeshi Obata — NYCC 2014!!!


All You Need Is Takeshi Obata -- NYCC 2014!!!

Takeshi Obata

Best Known For: All You Need Is Kill, Death Note and Bakuman。

Appearing: Thursday and Friday

Location: Panels

Takeshi Obata was born in 1969 in Niigata, Japan, and is the artist of the wildly popular Shonen Jump title Hikaru no Go, which won the 2003 Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize: Shinsei “New Hope” award and the 2000 Shogakukan Manga award. Obata is also the artist of Arabian Majin Bokentan Lamp Lamp, Ayatsuri Sakon, Cyborg Jichan G., and the smash hit manga Death Note. All You Need Is Kill is his latest work following the hugely successful series Bakuman。Takeshi Obata is appearing at New York Comic Con with support of VIZ Media and the Japan Foundation.

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Show Floor Hours
Thursday: 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Panel Hours
Thursday: 12:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Friday: 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 – 10:00 PM
Sunday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

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