Naoki Urasawa (浦沢 直樹, Urasawa Naoki, born January 2, 1960 in Fuchū, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese manga artist.

Works[edit | edit source]

Awards[edit | edit source]

  • Début ; Return (1981)
  • New Manga Artist Award of Shogakukan in 1982
  • 1990 (35th) Shogakukan Manga Award (for Yawara!)
  • 1997 (1st) Japan Media Arts Festival, Excellence Prize (for Monster)
  • 1999 (3rd) Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize, Grand Prize (for Monster)
  • 2001 (46th) Shogakukan Manga Award (for Monster)
  • 2001 Kodansha Manga Award (for 20th Century Boys)
  • 2002 (6th) Japan Media Arts Festival, Excellence Prize (for 20th Century Boys)
  • 2003 Shogakukan Manga Award (for 20th Century Boys)
  • 2004 Angoulême International Comics Festival Prize for a Series (for 20th Century Boys)
  • 2005 (9th) Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize, Grand Prize (for Pluto)
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