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Kazuo Koike (I)

Kazuo Koike was born on May 8, 1936 in Akita, Japan. He is a writer, known for Shogun Assassin (1980), Kozure ôkami: Ko wo kashi ude kashi tsukamatsuru (1972) and Kozure Ôkami: Shinikazeni mukau ubaguruma (1972). See full bio »

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 2004 Lone Wolf and Cub (TV Series) (manga - 2 episodes)
- Episode #3.9 (2004) ... (manga)
- Episode #3.1 (2004) ... (manga)
 2001 The Princess Blade (comic)
 1995 Crying Freeman (based upon the comic books created by)
 1992 Hanappe Bazooka (Video) (comic)
 1991 Crying Freeman 4: A Taste of Revenge (Video) (comic)
 1991 Maddo buru sâti-fô (Video) (story)
 1990 Gong chang fei long (comic)
 1990 A Killer's Romance (comic)
 1987 Kozure Ôkami (Video Game) (manga)
 1986 Kizuoibito (Video)
 1980 Shogun Assassin (screenplay) / (story)
  Kozure ôkami (TV Series) (1 episode) (manga - 29 episodes, 1973 - 1976) (comic - 2 episodes)
- Ryôgen no hi (1976) ... (manga)
- Episode #3.25 (1976) ... (manga)
- Episode #3.24 (1976) ... (manga)
- Episode #3.23 (1976) ... (manga)
- Episode #3.22 (1976) ... (manga)
 1974 Denjin Zaborger (TV Series) (creator)
 1974 Demon Spies (comic)
 1973 Lady Snowblood (story)
 1973 Kozure Ôkami: Meifumadô (writer)
 1973 Kôkôsei burai hikae: Tsuki no Muramasa (manga) / (screenplay)
 1972 Kôkôsei burai hikae (manga)
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Authored the graphic novel, Crying Freeman: Abduction in Chinatown. It was published in soft back by Viz Communications with its American First Edition.

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Koike was interviewed in the BBC TV show Japanorama (2002) in 2002. Because he is a great golf lover, he was interviewed whilst Jonathan Ross acted as his caddy.

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