Mikio Ikemoto Age, Wife and Cars/House
Mikio Ikemoto Manga
Ikemoto became popular for his take over of Boruto: Naruto next generations when Naruto’s creator Kishimoto recommended him. Aside from Boruto, Ikemoto’s Original work was titled: Cosmos which he did and Submitted to Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump.
Early Life and Career
Mikio Ikemoto originally worked as an assistant for Masashi Kishimoto in his manga series of Naruto from 1999 to 2014. After the manga ended in 2014, Ikemoto started working on Boruto: Naruto Next Generations as it made its debut in 2016. In the beginning, Kishimoto listed Ikemoto’s duties in Naruto’s Manga franchise as a “Mob”, drawing crowds and background figures, and adding highlights to character’s drawings as well as adding stars in night skies and tones.
From a young age, Ikemoto was interested in BIkkuriman stickers, but since he couldn’t afford to buy them he instead drew his own. This led to his friends enjoying his drawings to a point where they decided to start paying for them. It was at this point that he realized his talent for art. After his success in his manga Cosmos, he was contacted by Shueisha to make a gag series. But upon hearing this, Kishimoto, who believed that Ikemoto was much more suited for a different genre of series, decided to have him work as one of his assistants.
Personal Life and Achievements
Mikio Ikemoto acquired his first award when he wrote his one-shot manga titled Cosmos for Weekly Shonen Jump in 1997. By that time he was still a rookie Mangaka.
Mikio Ikemoto Net Worth In 2020
For Mangaka that are still making their way into the Anime and Manga industry, much of their personal details are usually kept private. For popular Mangaka like Kishimoto, such information is usually released at the authority of the Mangaka themselves just as a tribute to their Fan base. But some are concerned it could be used against them. So as of now no other financial information regarding Mikio Ikemoto has been disclosed to the public so far, so in case it happens when Ikemoto willingly discloses this information to his fan base as well, we will be bringing you updates, so stay tuned!