Kazumasa Takahashi (60) = Tokyo = was found to be the man who was found lying prone on the 6th off the coast of Awa, Nago City, and was later confirmed dead. Mr. Takahashi is known as Kazuki Takahashi, the author of the popular manga “Yu-Gi-Oh!”.
According to the Nago Coast Guard Nago, the rental car company consulted with the Ishikawa station on the afternoon of the 6th that “the rental car has been left unattended for a long time.” It is said that it was found to be Mr. Takahashi when the related organizations confirmed it.
At the time of discovery, Mr. Takahashi wore a mask, fins, and snorkel. According to the 11th Regional Coast Guard Headquarters, the report was made around 10:30 am on July 6. Off the coast of Nago City in the northern part of Okinawa Prefecture, a marine leisure company reported 118 that “a corpse-like thing is floating”.
“Yu-Gi-Oh!” Appeared in the manga magazine “Weekly Shonen Jump” in 1996. It became extremely popular, especially among boys, and its popularity spread all over the world, including through TV animation, movies, and card games.
Source: Anime News Network