Shinbo Nomura (のむら しんぼ Nomura Shinbo?, born 24 September 1955 in Minamikayabe, now part of Hakodate, Hokkaido), real name Shin Nomura (野村 伸 Nomura Shin?),[1] is a Japanese manga artist. He is best known as the author of the yonkoma manga Tsurupika Hagemaru (つるピカハゲ丸?, lit. "Little Baldy Hagemaru"), which was adapted as a 58-episode anime television series and for which he received the 1988 Shogakukan Manga Award for children's manga.[2] He also later created a manga adaption of Ratchet & Clank.

He began his career as an assistant to Kenshi Hirokane.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Shinbo NOMURA". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2008-06-14. 
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