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Submitted by majiebeast 623d ago | news

Secret of Mana Illustrator Hirō Isono Passes Away

Artist and painter Hirō Isono, who worked on the Mana (Seiken Densetsu) series of video games, passed away on May 28 due to heart failure. Isono was born in 1945. A memorial service was held on May 31. (Retro, Secret of Mana, The Secret of Mana 2)

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Rockefellow  +   623d ago
I wonder why this has been posted so late after his death. I've always admired the art for this game... I have the poster that came in Nintendo Power framed on my wall.

The silence around your passing is disheartening, but RIP nonetheless.

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