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Kentaro Yabuki
Born February 4, 1980
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Manga artist

Kentaro Yabuki (矢吹 健太朗 Yabuki Kentarō ?, born February 4, 1980) is a Japanese mangaka. His mentor is Takeshi Obata, the illustrator of Death Note and Hikaru no Go.

Yabuki is best known for the series Black Cat which ran 20 volumes and recently finished publishing in the U.S. He is also notable as the artist and collaborator on the series To Love-Ru alongside former assistant Saki Hasemi.

In the last chapter of Black Cat, Kentaro Yabuki stated that "This is more like the end of part one". and says "If the opportunity present itself, I may begin writing up Black Cat part 2".

Recently Yabuki's To-Love-Ru was completed, many rumors are now circulating as to whether a Black Cat continence is next on the table.

Kentaro Yabuki will be starting a new manga in Monthly Jump (or Jump Square) in February.

Selected bibliography



  • "Black Cat". (November 2006) Newtype USA. p. 22.


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