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ONE (born October 29, 1986)[1][2] is the alias of a Japanese manga artist, best known for his manga series One-Punch Man (2009–present), which is remade by Yusuke Murata.[3][4] ONE serialized One Punch-Man under his own website with no official publisher. The remake is serialized in the web version of Weekly Young Jump. He is a manga artist for fun. He serialized Mob Psycho 100 in the online version of Weekly Shōnen Sunday known as Ura Sunday.[5] which ended in December 2017. A spin-off of Mob Psycho 100, called REIGEN was created.

ONE award

ONE accepting his Sugoi Japan award

He was born in  Niigata and was brought up in Kōnosu, Saitama.[6] When ONE was much younger he made several manga that never got serialized such as "Sun Man" and "Tennis Player Ryu".[7][8]

ONE and Yusuke Murata received the Best Manga Sugoi Japan Award 2016. The award aims to promote works that have "universality," "originality" and "potential" to be big international hits.[9]


  • One-Punch Man (ワンパンマン) (2009-ongoing)
  • Mob Psycho 100 (モブサイコ100) (18th April, 2012-22 December, 2017)
  • REIGEN (霊幻) (19 March, 2018-10 March 2019) A spin-off of Mob Psycho 100.
  • Makai no Ossan (魔界のオッサン) (2012–2013)
  • Dotō no Yūshatachi (怒涛の勇者達) (with Yusuke Murata; 2012)
  • Dangan Tenshi Fan Club (弾丸天使ファンクラブ) (with Yusuke Murata; 2012)
  • Monster of Earth (地球の怪獣) (with Yusuke Murata and Kinu Nishimura; 2013)
  • Gokiburi Buster (ゴキブリバスター) (with Yusuke Murata; 2015)
  • Taiyo Man (Sun Man) (太陽マン) (Never serialized)
  • Tennis Player Ryu (テニスプレイヤー龍) (Never serialized)


  • ONE began publishing the first story in Shukan Shonen VIP.[10]
  • ONE and his pals operated under the group name (超合金黒光, Chougoukiun Kurobikari), and that’s where the hero name of One Punch Man’s S-class hero, Superalloy Darkshine, (超合金クロビカリ) was taken from.[11]
  • ONE likes heartwarming, touching movies, like Stand by Me.
  • His favorite Japanese movie is Gachi Boy (English title: “Wrestling with a Memory”). This was the first movie that made him cry.[12] The trailer on Youtube.
  • ONE has no favorite character.[12]


  10. One-Punch Man Encyclopedia; One-Punch Man: Hero Perfection, page 190-199
  12. 12.0 12.1 One-Punch Man Interview; [[Yamada Reiji’s Young Sunday Interview ]]

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