Yuhki Kamatani (鎌谷 悠希 Kamatani Yuhki, born June 22, 1983) is a Japanese manga writer and illustrator. They own one dog and two cats and live in Hiroshima, Japan. They debuted with and are mostly known for Nabari no Ou (隠の王 Nabari no Ō, lit. Ruler of Nabari), with Liberamente (リベラメンテ Riberamente?) publishing a year later. Both manga are published by Monthly GFantasy. In 2005 they worked for an anime series, PaniPoni Dash!, drawing a picture inserted at the end of episode 19, and in 2010 they also published a oneshot called Octave, which began serialization in Morning 2 under the name Shounen Note.
Kamatani recently finished Nabari no Ou, a finalist under the Story Manga division in the ninth Japan Media Arts Festival in 2005 and was ultimately recommended by the Committee. Kamatani worked with J.C.Staff to create a twenty-six episode anime adaptation Nabari no Ou Directed by Kunihisa Sugishima, the series premiered in Japan on TV Tokyo on April 6, 2008. The episodes subsequently air on other TXN networks, including TV Aichi and TV Osaka. The first volume of an English translation of the manga was released in May 2009 by Yen Press.
|Nabari no Ou||72 (14 volumes)||Monthly GFantasy||
|Freely||8 (1 volume)||-||2005|
|Shounen Notes||11 (2 volumes, in progress)||Morning 2||2010|