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Takahashi, Rumiko 1957-

Overview
Works: 2,038 works in 4,780 publications in 11 languages and 63,153 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  History  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Conceptor, Draftsman, Producer, 444, Creator
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
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Most widely held works by Rumiko Takahashi
Ranma 1/2 by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
85 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ranma in female form engages in a gymnastic duel with the duplicitous Kodachi, Kunou's younger sister who has fallen in love with the male Ranma. Like her brother, she refuses to see that the two Ranmas are the same person. Next up is an ice-skating duel. Skater Azusa, who collects "cute" things, wants to wrest P-chan away from Akane, who won't give him up. Worse still, Azusa's male partner Sanzenin kisses female Ranma--which aggravates Ranma no end since it's his first kiss. When the Ranma and Akane team up against Azusa and Sanzenin, the prize is P-chan! Follows the adventures of half-boy, half-girl martial artist Ranma, whose transforming gender problems began at the Accursed Springs in China when he became cursed to turn into a girl when splashed with cold water, and back into a boy with hot water
Inu-yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
48 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kagome, a young school girl form modern day Japan, gets pulled into a time portal and transported back to feudal Japan, and discovers that her destiny is linked to that of Inu-Yasha, a doglike half-demon from feudal Japan. Together, they search for the Shikon Jewel, which can fulfull the dreams of any man or monster
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kagome and the half-demon Inu-Yasha continue their search for the scattered shards of the Shikon Jewel, but they have a new weapon to fight with--Inu-Yasha's demon-father's great sword, Tetsugaiga, which can only be wielded indefense of humanity
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
32 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kagome and Inu-Yasha face off against a pair of demon brothers whose powere have been boosted by shards of the Shikon Jewel. Then, Kagome returns to the present day only to find herself in the middle of a ghost story
Inu-yasha : [a feudal fairy tale] by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
52 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of high school student Kagome and the feral half-demon dog-boy Inu-Yasha as they join forces to reclaim the "Jewel of Four Souls" to prevent evil mortals and demons from using its terrifying powers
Inu-yasha. [a feudal fairy tale] by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
28 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the search for the magic jewel continues, the irrepressible Inu-Yasha's half-brother must wield his father's sword
Ranma 1/2 by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the adventures of Ranma, a martial arts student cursed to turn into a girl every time he is splashed with cold water
Inu-yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continues the adventures of Kagome, a girl who is transported back to ancient Japan
Inuyasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kagome, Inu-Yasha, and their companions run afoul of the Peach Man, who gains power from the Shikon Jewel and plans to make them into dinner. Then they find a village of warriors dedicated to fighting the demons created by the Jewel
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kikyo, the killer of Inu-Yasha in the distant past, is distraught from the shock of being resurrected, and she must make a decision--whether to return to death for Kagome's sake or hold onto her second chance at life
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 32-volume manga series -- over 31.3 million copies sold in Japan; over 418K sold in the U.S. to date. An ongoing anime series in Japan, currently airing on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim in the U.S., averaging over 1.4 MM viewers per broadcast. The #1 rated anime series on cable among viewers 18-34. Also a PSOne videogame in the U.S., which has sold over 100K units to date
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The demon Naraku's web of deceit tightens. First, Sango is forced to choose between her friends and her brother. Then, the resurrected Kikyo is held prisoner in Naraku's castle. How can Inu-Yasha and his friends escape the demon's traps while fighting their own emotions?
Ranma 1/2 by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of half-boy, half-girl martial artist Ranma, whose transforming gender problems began at the Accursed Springs in China when he became cursed to turn into a girl when splashed with cold water, and back into a boy with hot water
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of high school student Kagome and the feral half-demon dog-boy Inu-Yasha as they join forces to reclaim the "Jewel of Four Souls" to prevent evil mortals and demons from using its terrifying powers
Inu-Yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the surface, Muso seems to be just another incarnation of Naraku and he also seems to be impervious to Naraku's will. Who is he and what is his connection to Inu-Yasha and Kikyo? Then, Inu-Yasha and company go looking for a way to make Tetsusaiga more powerful
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
31 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inu-Yasha's half-brother, the demon Sessho-Maru, has returned with vengeance on his mind and new, stronger powers. Will Inu-Yasha be able to defeat his stronger sibling again? It doesn't help that the demon Naraku is on a rampage
Inu yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A warrior trained from birth to kill demons, Sango is rescued from death and turned against Inu-Yasha by Naraku, the crafty demon whose manipulations have tormented the heroic group repeatedly. Will Sango finally realize just who her true enemy is, or will Inu-Yasha pay the ultimate price at the hands of this expert demon hunter?
Ranma 1/2 by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Due to some strange training by his father, Ranma can't stand cats. Exposed to a cat for too long, he turns into one--and becomes invincible! Meanwhile, Shampoo returns with her great-grandmother, the "honorable hag, " who magically makes Ranma unable to tolerate hot water. Shampoo has also been to the magical springs, and now turns into a cat! When Shampoo's ardent suitor Mousse arrives, female Ranma has no choice but to try to defeat him
Inu-yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inuyasha and gang face a poison-vapor-wielding adversary and all seems to be lost until an unlikely savior shows up. Then, Inuyasha must fight the half man, half machine Ginkotsu before he can rescue Kagome and the rest of her group from the Band of Seven
Inu-yasha by Rumiko Takahashi ( Book )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This volume locked in battle with Ryōkotsusei - the same demon responsible for his father's death - Inu-Yasha may have a chance at victory ... but not if he can't master the "Backlash Wave" (Bakuryu-ha). Meanwhile, when Kagome is bitten by Tsubakí's familiar, the Shikon Jewel shards themselves are affected. What can it mean for the shards to turn black ...?"--P. [4] of cover
 
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Audience level: 0.09 (from 0.07 for Ranma 1/2 ... to 0.96 for Noda Hidek ...)
Alternative Names
Rumiko Takahashi.
Rumiko Takahashi 1957-....
Takahashi, Rumiko.
Takahashi, Rumiko 1957-
γoo Čiyoo Liu Lei 1957-
γuu Čiyuu Liu Lei 1957-
タカハシ, ルミコ 1957-
高橋 留美子 1957-....
高橋留美子 1957-
Languages
English (469)
German (36)
Spanish (30)
French (26)
Japanese (19)
Swedish (16)
Dutch (9)
Chinese (7)
Danish (6)
Catalan (3)
Italian (1)
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