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YOUN In-Wan  [Edit]
Associated Names
Yoon In-Wan
Youn Inwan
Youn Story lab
Name (in native language)
Birth Place
Republic of Korea
Birth Date
July 27, 1976
Last Updated
June 17th, 9:04am PST
Youn In-wan is a South Korean manhwa writer. In Japan, he is known for his work of Blade of the Phantom Master. His previous work was on the manhwa Island (아일랜드) together with illustrator Yang Kyung-il. After the publication of the seventh and last volume of Island, he wrote a novel "The Island" in which he described the past of the characters in his manhwa. His debut was in the Korean weekly magazine Deja Vu (데자뷰).

To those that have read his work he is well known for weird comments at the end of every chapter, in Blade of the Phantom Master referred to as Classics. In omakes he is represented as being a lean bespectacled character. He is loud mouth, and brash, and often is shown leading his quiet illustrator, Yang, around.

After the success of their one shot "Akuma Bengoshi Kukabara" (悪魔弁護士Kukabara?, lit. "Devil Advocate Kukabara"), they have begun to work on Defense Devil for the weekly manga magazine Shonen Sunday.

1999 Grand Prize of Exported Korean Comics Awards 《Island》
2004 The South Korean Minister of Culture’s This year’s our Manhwa Award 《Deja vu》
2006 SICAF(Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival) Excellent Project Awards 《Deja vu》

He is connected with Youn Story Lab (Ylab) Comany
Blood Type
Seinen(9)  Action(8)  Drama(7)  Supernatural(6)  Historical(5)  Comedy(3)  Fantasy(3)  Mature(3)  Adventure(2)  Horror(2)  Mystery(2)  Romance(2)  Tragedy(2)  Ecchi(1)  Sci-fi(1)  Shounen(1)  Slice of Life(1) 
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Series Title (Click for series info)   Genre   Year
Burning Hell - Kami no Kuni   Action, Drama, Historical, Mature, Seinen, Supernatural   2008
Defense Devil   Action, Comedy, Ecchi, Mystery, Romance, Shounen, Supernatural   2009
Déjà-vu   Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Romance, Sci-fi, Tragedy   2004
Island   Action, Horror, Mature, Seinen, Supernatural   1998
Kami no Kuni   Action, Drama, Historical, Seinen, Supernatural   2014
Let's Bible   Action, Comedy, Seinen, Supernatural   2007
Shin Angyo Onshi   Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Mature, Seinen, Tragedy   2001
Shin Angyo Onshi Gaiden   Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Seinen, Supernatural   2007
Simyeonui Haneul   Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Seinen   2014
Watashi no Yoru wa Anata no Hiru yori Utsukushii   Seinen   2011
Westwood Vibrato   Adventure, Drama, Seinen, Slice of Life   2010
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