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While this isn't a list of all female mangakas, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female mangakas?" and "Who are the best female mangakas?"
Hiromu Arakawa is a Japanese manga artist from Hokkaidō. She is best known for the manga Fullmetal Alchemist, which became a hit both domestically and internationally, and was later adapted into two anime television series. She often portrays herself as a bespectacled cow. Her given name is Hiromi, ...more
Birthplace: Makubetsu, Japan
Credits: Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos, Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballasee more on Hiromu Arakawa
Yu Watase is a female Japanese shōjo manga artist. ...more
Birthplace: Osaka, Japan
Profession: Mangaka, Illustrator, Novelist, Cartoonist, Writer, + moresee more on Yu Watase
Aki Shimizu is a manga artist who hails from Ōmuta, Fukuoka. She contributed the art for Blood Sucker: Legend of Zipangu, Graduale der Wolken, and adapted a manga version of Suikoden III based on Konami's video game. In 2003, she began Qwan, an original story of her own. ...more
Profession: Mangaka, Artist
Chezhina Svetlana, born January 12, 1985, is a comic book artist from Kazakhstan. She works under the Japanese pseudonym Midorikawa Tsuyoshi that can be translated as "Green River, a strong soul", despite the chosen given name being a masculine name. ...more
Profession: Mangaka, Comics artistsee more on Chezhina Svetlana