Laisha N. Lopez
Akari Toriyama was born in 1955. He joined the School of Art in 1974, and left it in 1977. His first manga was launched in 1978, and was called Wonder Island, and his first big hit was Dr. Slump in 1980. Later, Dragon Ball was released in 85, and in 87 his son Sasuke was born. Three years later his daughter was introduced into the world.
He loved computer games, Jackie Chan movies, the animated movie 101 Dalmatians, and his favorite character of his own was Picolo. He was a popular game designer for games like the Dragon Quest series and Blue Dragon. Akari earned a Shogakukan Manga Award with “Dr. Slump.”
Akari recalls that all his classmates from elementary drew a lot of Manga. He thinks he advanced above everyone else due to his style.