Ken Niimura

Ken Niimura is a cartoonist and illustrator based in Tokyo.

His breakthrough in the industry came with the publication of the acclaimed graphic novel, I Kill Giants, earning him and writer Joe Kelly nominations for the prestigious Eisner Award and winning the International Manga Award in 2012.

I Kill Giants is now a major feature film.

Niimura is also the author of the short story collection "Henshin," published originally in Japan by Shogakukan.

His new series, “Umami,” launched in 2017 though Panel Syndicate.

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Twitter: @ken_niimura