Satoshi Yamamoto

Satoshi Yamamoto (left) and Hidenori Kusaka

Satoshi Yamamoto (Japanese: 山本サトシ Yamamoto Satoshi, born December 17, 1965 in Kyoto) is a Japanese illustrator. He is best known for illustrating Pokémon Adventures from Volume 10 onward. Aside from his work on various Pokémon manga, he has also illustrated some cards for the Pokémon Trading Card Game.

In 2016, Yamamoto and Kusaka were both awarded the Comic-Con International's Inkpot Award.[1] Later that year, they were also awarded the Mejor Kodoma Manga award in the XXII Salón del Manga de Barcelona.[2]

Pokémon manga illustrated by Satoshi Yamamoto

See also


  • Satoshi Yamamoto's favorite Pokémon is Swalot.[3]

External links



  1. 2016 Comic-Con Photo Gallery
  3. Pokémon Adventures volume 15 Message from Satoshi Yamamoto: "... I updated my image to a Swalot! From the very first moment I saw it, I thought its looks, Abilities and even type were just like me—so it's my favorite Pokémon."

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