A piece of heartbreaking news is coming out for all anime and manga lovers. The fan-favorite show, Doraemon may lose its spark as the anime community lost a giant. Doraemon creator Fujiko Fujio died at 88. Here is everything we know so far.
The manga and anime community suffered a heart-breaking loss as the Legendary Mangaka Fujiko A. Fujio took his last breath at the age of 88. The Doraemon co-creator passed away on April 7, 2022. He was founded dead at his own residence in Kawasaki, Kanagawa. As of now, no cause of death has been revealed.
Fujiko Fujio’s real name was Motoo Abiko, and he was one of the finest creators the anime world ever had. Apart from creating the fan-favorite anime, “Doraemon”, in collaboration with his friend, Hiroshi Fujimoto, Fujiko A. Fujio has weaved multiple super-hit projects. He is famous for works like “Kaibutsu-Kun (The Monster Kid), “The Laughing Salesman,” “Obake no Q-taro” and more.
On the immense success of Doraemon and other projects, the duo of Motoo Abiko and Hiroshi Fujimoto was collectively titled, Fujiko Fujio.
Why Doraemon Creator Fujiko Fujio Died At 88?
As of now, the real reason for his death is still under the wraps. As per the reports, the Legendary Mangaka, Fujiko Fujio was spotted collapsed in his own house.
Recent reports suggest the probable cause of death to be Fujiko Fujio’s health issues. In case, we get our hands-on any official statement from the authorities, we will update you. So, make sure to stay tuned.