Kia Asamiya is a manga artist, animator, and illustrator who made his debut in 1986 with “Shin Seiki Vagrants” in Monthly Comptique. He went on to create the hit series “Silent Mobius” which has since been adapted into an anime series, movie, novels, and games. In addition to his manga and illustration work, he has been involved in planning and production of his adaptations with Studio Tron, including works such as “Compiler”, “Steam Detectives”, and “My Favorite Carrera”. He is also the first Japanese artist to work in the US on “Uncanny X-Men”, among other Marvel comics. His other works include “Batman: Child of Dreams” for DC Comics, “Phoenix Resurrection: Dark Angel” for Image Comics, and “Star Wars Tales” and “Hellboy” for Dark Horse Comics. Kia is continuing to expand his work not only in Japan and Asia but also throughout the US and Europe as well. Currently, he is working on “That’s my Space Opera” for Young King OURs and “My Favorite Carrera GT3” for LEED Cafe.