Hidenori Kusaka

Hidenori Kusaka at Comic-Con International 2016

Writer, Pokémon Adventures

Hidenori Kusaka is the writer for VIZ Media’s Pokémon Adventures. Running continuously for over twenty years now, Pokémon Adventures is the only manga series to completely cover all the Pokémon games and has become one of the most popular series of all time. Kusaka is currently working on the twelfth and thirteenth story arcs, “Pokémon X・Y” and “Pokémon ΩRuby αSapphire.” In addition to writing manga, he also edits children’s books and plans mixed-media projects for Shogakukan’s children’s magazines. He uses the Pokémon Electrode as his author portrait.