Facts of Masashi Kishimoto

Date of Birth : 1974-11-08
Age : 43 years old
Family Name : Masashi Kishimoto
Birth Place : Nagi, Okayama, Japan
Birth Sign : Scorpio
Height : 5 Feet 6 Inch
Nationality : Japanese
Ethnicity : Asian
Net Worth : $20 million
Weight : 57 kilos
Hair Color : Black
Eye Color : Black

Short Statistics of Masashi Kishimoto

Is Masashi Kishimoto married? Married
How many children does Masashi Kishimoto have? 1 Childrens
Who is Masashi Kishimoto spouse/partner? Not Disclosed
Is Masashi Kishimoto Dating Someone? Not Disclosed
Is Masashi Kishimoto LGBTQ?

Who is Masashi Kishimoto?

Masashi Kishimoto is a renowned manga artist who has conquered the world of manga with his exciting and astonishing stories. His work ‘Naruto’ a manga series has successfully sold 235 million copies worldwide.

Birthday, Family, Facts

The artist, Kishimoto was born on 8th November 1974 in Nagi, Okayama, Japan. The name of Masashi’s parents has not been revealed. He has an older identical twin brother Seishi Kishimoto. He loved watching his favorite animated cartoons with his brother in his childhood. Besides drawing and sketching, he also enjoys playing baseball and basketball.

Early Profession and Career

Masashi was fascinated by anime from his childhood. He would sit with his brother for hours watching his favorite anime shows. Not only had he watched anime series he was interested in drawings as well. The preferred series of Masashi was ‘Kinnikuman,’ and ‘Dragon Ball.’

Masashi’s first successful manga pilot was ‘Karakuri’ which he submitted to publisher Shueisha in 1995. For Karakuri work, he received ‘Hot Step Award’ in the year 1996. At the beginning of his career, he faced a lot of rejection and frustration. However, in 1999, the serialized version of ‘Naruto’ was premiered in ‘Weekly Shonen Jump’ which was a successful hit among people.

Kishimoto’s work ‘Narurto’ has 700 chapters accumulated in 72 volumes which was sold over 113 million copies in Japan and 95 million copies in the USA. However, the series was ended on November 10, 2014. He was the winner of “Rookie of the Year” for the series in the ‘Agency for Cultural Affairs.’ Furthermore, his work on 7th volume led him to win “Quill Award” which was the first manga ever to win this title.

Other manga works his audience loved are ‘Bench one-shot,’ ‘Mario one-shot,’ ‘Boruto: Naruto Next Generations’ and many ‘Naruto’ series. Masashi has worked on the popular video game Tekken 6 where he redesigned new characters. Not only has he worked on manga, but he was also involved in making movies inspired by the anime ‘Naruto.’ Movies like ‘Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie,’ ‘The Last: Naruto the Movie’ and ‘Boruto: Naruto the Movie’ are his work. In 2017, Masashi revealed he would work on new manga series starting from 2018.

Masashi Kishimoto: Net Worth and Salary

Masashi Kishimoto has the net worth of $20 million which he earned from his career as a manga artist. His significant portion of earnings is from his most famous work Naruto.

Masashi Kishimoto: Married, Wife, Affairs

Masashi is a very dedicated and busy person. The schedule of Masashi is very uptight and has less time to devote towards his family. The artist was married in the year 2003. However, his wife name is not revealed publically. The couple has a son.

Height, Weight, Body Measurements

The famous manga artist is busy on his work. He cares less about his physical appearance though he looks fit. Masashi has a height of 5 feet 6 inch with a body weight of 57 Kg. He has smooth black hair with black eye color.

Social Media Profiles

Masashi is popular with all age of people as all love his manga. In his Instagram account, 3.5k people follow him. Moreover, 2.1k people have subscribed him on his YouTube channel.