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1980

  One Page Q&A
Published in: SF Manga Part 8. One of the earliest profiles of Rumiko Takahashi. One page long. Available for translation.

Takahashi/Takezawa
Published in: SF Manga Part 8, a very long, detailed interview between Takahashi and Takako Takezawa. Seventeen pages long.
Available for translation.

Takahashi/Yamamoto
Published in: Animage Parrot, a discussion between Takahashi and Atsuji Yamamoto, author of Elf 17 and Ultimate Teacher. Four pages long.
Available for translation.


1982

  New Artist Interview
Published in: Manga Courage Challenge New Artists Volume 1. An early interview about Urusei Yatsura. Four pages long.
Available for translation.

Pop Culture Interview
Published in: Takarajima (Treasure Island). A pop culture magazine that focuses on British New Wave and American culture. 13 pages long. Available for translation.

Culture Shock: Takahashi/Itoi
Published in: Big Goro. This interview is between Takahashi and Shigesato Ioti, noted cultural figure and creator of the Mother (Earthbound) video games for Nintendo. Four pages long. Available for translation.

Origins of Urusei Yatsura
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 1. Featuring an interview focusing on the series, her father, and creating the look of Lum. Four pages long. Available for translation.

Takahashi/Takada
Published in: From Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 2. This is a cross interview between Takahashi and character designer for the UY anime, Akemi Takada. Four pages long. Available for translation.
Ask Takahashi
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 3. In which readers submitted questions for Takahashi to answer. Four pages long. Available for translation.



1983

  Character Interview
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 6. This unique interview has characters from UY asking Takahashi questions. Four pages long. Available for translation.

Pafu Q&A
Published in: Pafu magazine. This is a basic question and answer session from the early 80s that's part of a larger character and series guide. 4 pages long. Available for translation.

101 Questions With Takahashi
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 9. An interview featuring various illustrations of Takahashi doing sports, as well as discussing her trip to Fukuoka and Nagasaki. Seven pages long. Available for translation.


1984

  Rumic World vs Wolf Land
Published in: SF Adventure Special Issue. This is a massive interview between Takahashi and Kazumasa Hirai (8-Man, Wolf Guy, Spider-Man: The Manga). Contains an additional article on Maison Ikkoku. 42 pages long. Available for translation.

Rumi and Fumi
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 11. An interview between Takahashi and Fumi Hirano, the beloved voice of Lum. Six pages long. Available for translation.

Takahashi/Aritou
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 12. A conversation between Takashi and her second editor Aritou. Three pages long. Available for translation.


1985

  100 Questions
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 14. In the mid-1980s Takahashi's star was rising faster than any other artist/writer of the day. Here she talks about how success changed her life, her works, and her personal life.

Takahashi/Takahashi
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Firetripper. An interview between Rumiko Takahashi and Motosuke Takahashi, episode and animation director for Urusei Yatsura and the Firetripper OVA. Three pages long. Available for translation.


1986

  Radio Interview
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Urusei Yatsura 15. A transcript of a radio interview. Three pages long. Available for translation.

Takahashi/Konparu
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Maris the Chojo. This is a telephone interview between Takahashi and Tomoko Konparu, screenwriter of most of the UY films. Four pages long. Available for translation.

Toriyama/Takahashi Interview
Published in: Terebaru 1986. Akira Toriyama of Dragonball fame sits down with Rumiko Takahashi and the two talk shop about their new anime projects.



1987

  The Laughing Target
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Laughing Target. An interview about Takahashi's original horror manga. Three pages long. Available for translation.

Takahashi/Kamijo
Published in: From Young Sunday Vol. 18. As Takahashi worked on One-Pound Gospel, Atsushi Kamijo debuted his manga, Sex, in the pages of the magazine. Four pages long. Available for translation.

My Dreaming Days
Published in: From Shonen Sunday Graphic Special for the Final Movie. Takahashi discusses the end of Urusei Yatsura as the 5th movie debuts, as well as her new series, Ranma and One Pound Gospel. Includes interviews with the UY seiyuu as well. Eight pages. Available for translation.

Yuuki/Takahashi
Published in: Shonen Sunday Graphic Patlabor. An interview between Masami Yuuki, manga artist of Patlabor, and Rumiko Takahashi.

Takahashi Talks Endings
Published in: From Movement magazine. Takahashi discusses the animated final chapters to both Urusei Yatsura and Maison Ikkoku as well as her latest project, Ranma .


1988

  YS Super Fighting Talk
Published in: From Young Sunday Vol. 9. For the debut of the One Pound Gospel OVA, Takahashi talks to Kiyoshi Hatanaka, WBC World Boxing Champion. 4 pages long. Available for translation.


1990

  Career Retrospective
Published in: Amazing Heroes. Toren Smith of Studio Proteus reviews the long career of the Manga Princess in the first English language interview with Takahashi.


1992

  Takahashi's Italian Interview
Published in: Star magazine. An interview from an Italian magazine discussing Takahashi's works.


1993

  Career and Art Interview
Published in: From Ranma 1/2 Official Guidebook (Red). Takahashi discusses her various series and shows off rough sketches for Ranma 1/2 Chapter 252. Six pages long. Available for translation.

Video Games and Seiyuu
Published in: From Ranma 1/2 Official Guidebook (Green). A small interview with Takahashi, followed by a Super Battle fight between Megumi Hayashibara, Noriko Hidaka, Hiromi Tsuru and the video game staffers. Two pages long. Available for translation.

Animerica Interview
Published in: Animerica Vol. 1, No. 2. One of Animerica's earliest interviews, Rumiko Takahashi covers her career from Urusei Yatsura to Ranma ½.


1995

  Takahshi/Miyake
Published in: Shonen Sunday R 8.20.95. An interview between Takahashi and Shinobu Miyake, the editor of Shonen Sunday when she began her career at the magazine, on the occasion of her sales reaching 100,000,000. One page long. Available for translation.


1996

  The Legacy of Ranma ½
Published in: Shonen Sunday, January 1996. In the weeks after the ending of Ranma ½ Takahashi answers questions about everyone's favorite characters.

Memorial Interview
Published in: Ranma Memorial Book/The Art of Ranma. Following the ending of Ranma ½ Rumiko discusses the hardships and joys of the series.


1997

  Animerica Interview 2
Published in: Animerica Vol. 5, No. 5. As she begins work on Inuyasha, Animerica catches up with the Takahashi to see where the series is heading.


2000

 

Recording Report
Published in: The Art of Inuyasha. The Inuyasha anime gets underway and Takahashi sits down to talk to Kappei Yamaguchi, Noriko Hidaka, and Satsuki Yukino, the stars of the show.

A Look Through Tinted Glass
Published in: Akadot.com. Akadot's talk with Takahashi on her career and characters at the San Diego Comic Con.

Inuyasha Discussions
Published in: Pafu November issue. Takahashi discusses Inuyasha, roughly four years after its debut as the anime begins to hit the airwaves in Japan. Four pages long. Available for translation.


2001

  Inuyasha Comes to America
Published in: Animerica Vol. 9, No. 6. Takahashi discusses her change in style between Ramma and Inuyasha.


2003

  Interview and Education
Published in: Osaka Daigaku Vol 2. Takahashi grants an interview to Kazuo Koike's manga school. Five pages long. Available for translation.


2005

  Final Animerica Interview
Published in: Animerica Vol. 13, No. 6. Takahashi talks about Inuyasha Movie 3 in Animerica's last issue.


2006

  Career Retrospective
Published in: Osaka Daigaku Vol 5. A massive interview and retrospective of Takahashi's entire career up to that point. Seventeen pages long. Available for translation.


2007

  Discussion of Rumic World
Published in: QJ Quick Japan. A rather long interview followed by a discussion between Shouko Nakagawa and Toshio Okada the Ota-king about her works. Fourteen pages long. Available for translation.


2008

  Another 100 Questions
Published in: Yahoo Japan. The website discusses Takahashi's career in a series of yes or no questions for her "It's A Rumic World" gallery exhibition.

It's a Rumic World
Published in: Yomiuri Shimbun, July. This newspaper interview focuses on Takahashi's life and family as she celebrates her 30th anniversary as a mangaka.


2009

  Quarterly S Interview
Published in: Quarterly S, January. An interview that takes place after the end of Inuyasha.

ShonenSunday.com Interview
Published in: ShonenSunday.com. Takahashi takes questions from her English speaking fans on the simultaneous worldwide debut of Kyokai no Rinne.


2010

  Neppuu Article
Published in: Neppuu, June. Takahashi's article on one of her favorite television shows, Akage no Anne, the anime adaptation of Anne of Green Gables.

Takahashi/Higashimura
Published in: Petite Comic.com. Rumiko Takahashi and Akiko Higashimura discuss both shojo and shonen manga, from October 2010.


2011

  Interview with a Joe Enthusiast
Published in: Ashita no Joe Official Guide. Interview with Takahashi about her love of the Ashita no Joe manga. Six pages long. Available for translation.


2013

  Takahashi/Hagio
Published in: Flowers Magazine. An interview between two legendary female artists. Rumiko Takahashi representing shonen comics, and Moto Hagio representing shojo comics. Five pages long. Available for translation.

35th Anniversary Interview
Published in: Comics Natalie. An interview in celebration of Takahashi's 35th anniversary in the manga industry.

Rumiko Takahashi Long Interview
Published in: All Star. An interview with Rumiko Takahashi found in the triple set of her works released to commemorate her 35th anniversary in the manga industry. Nine pages long. Available for translation.

Kyougoku/Takahashi
Published in: Da Vinci #236, December. An interview between famed Japanese mystery writer Natsuhiko Kyougoku and Takahashi. Four pages long. Available for translation.

Adachi/Takahashi
Published in: Da Vinci #236, December. An interview between Rumiko Takahashi and Mitsuru Adachi, her long time companion within the pages of Shonen Sunday. Four pages long. Available for translation.

2014

  Big Comic Original 40th Anniversary
Published in: Coming Soon. An interview with Rumiko Takahashi discussing the work she's done and the series she's enjoyed in Big Comic Original, upon the occasion of the magazine's 40th anniversary.

Daily Sports Online Interview
Published in: Daily Sports Online. An interview with Takahashi discussing her favorite baseball team, the Hanshin Tigers and her hopes for the team in 2015.



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