Net Worth: $45 Million
- Source of Wealth Cartoons, Games (Manga)
- Birth Place Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
- Height N/A
- Marital Status Married (Nara Mikami aka Yoshimi)
- Full Name Toriyama Akira (鳥山 明)
- Nationality Japan
- Date of Birth April 5, 1955
- Ethnicity Japanese
- Weight N/A
- Occupation Manga artist and Game artist
- Education N/A
- Children 2
About Akira Toriyama
Japanese game and manga artist Akira Toriyama has an estimated net worth of $45 million in 2013. He is best recognized for the manga series Dragon Ball and Dr. Slump. He is also known to be a character designer for the video game series Dragon Quest. In addition to being one of the most popular and highly influential personalities in Japanese manga, Akira Toriyama has been a source of inspiration to many aspiring manga artists.
His works on Dr. Slump earned him the Shogakukan Manga Award for best shōjo manga. In Japan alone, the Dr. Slump series sold more than 35 million copies. On the other hand, his Dragon Ball series later emerged to be one of the most successful and popular manga series worldwide. The “second best-selling manga of all time”, Dragon Ball sold over 230 million copies worldwide.
Toriyama Akira was born on April 5, 1955 in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan. He is currently married to Nachi Mikami, with whom he has two children.