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Fûtarô Yamada (1922–2001)


Son of doctors, his first intention was to be a doctor, too, but during his attendance at the Tokyo Medical College in 1947, one novel he wrote was awarded a prize by a detective novel magazine, and after graduation in 1950, he decided to be a novelist. His favourite genres were the detective story and the ninja, "Koga Ninpocho" being the most ... See full bio »

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(age 79)

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Kunoichi keshô
(1964)
Samurai Resurrection
(2003)
Iga ninpôchô
(1982)

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 2011 Kunoichi ninpô-chô: Kage no tsuki (based on the novel by)
 2005 Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls (TV Series) (novel "Kôga Ninpôchô" - 24 episodes)
- Raise kaikô (2005) ... (novel "Kôga Ninpôchô")
- Mugen hôyô (2005) ... (novel "Kôga Ninpôchô")
- Kikoku shûshû (2005) ... (novel "Kôga Ninpôchô")
- Misatsu no kagerô (2005) ... (novel "Kôga Ninpôchô")
- Jinji ryûryû (2005) ... (novel "Kôga Ninpôchô")
 2005 Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (novel "Kouga Ninpouchou")
 2003 Samurai Resurrection (novel)
 1998 Kunoichi ninpô-chô: Yagyû gaiden (novel "Yagyû ninpô-chô")
 1997-1998 Ninja Resurrection (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Hells Spawn (1997)
 1982 Iga ninpôchô (novel)
 1981 Samurai Reincarnation (novel)
  Horror Theater Unbalance (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode, 1973) (story "Kuromaku" - 1 episode, 1973)
- Yo ga aketara (1973) ... (novel) / (story "Kuromaku")
 1965 Etsuraku (novel "Kan no naka no etsuraku")
 1965 Fûrai ninpôchô (novel)
 1964 Kunoichi keshô (novel)
 1964 Kunoichi ninpo (novel)
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 2005 ETV tokushû (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Futaro Yamada's Diary (2005) ... Himself
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