Akihisa Ikeda was born in 1977 in Miyazaki. He debuted as a mangaka with the four-volume magical warrior fantasy seriesKiruto in 1999, which was serialized in Monthly Shonen Jump.Rosario+Vampire first ran inMonthly Shonen Jump, in March 2002.In Japan, Rosario+Vampire is also available as a drama CD.In 2008, the story is scheduled to be made into an anime.
Tsukune's new classmates are monsters--really!; At Tsukune's school, the turf war isn't between the jocks and the nerds, it's between the vampires and the werewolves! R to L (Japanese Style). LESSON NINE: MONSTER MAMAS WHEN TWO OF YOUR MONSTER FRIENDS' MOTHERS MISTAKE YOU FOR THEIR PRECIOUS DAUGHTERS' BOYFRIEND, ACT LIKE... a. the perfect monster-in-law to be b. you love to play the field c. you never met their precious angles before in your life All-around average teenager Tsukune can't get accepted to any high school save one...but on his first day, he finds the rest
of the student body doesn't appear average in the least. Best of all, the cutest girl on campus can't wait to fling her arms around his neck! Wait a sec'--are those herteeth
around his neck too...? Tsukune's going to have one heck of a hickey when he gets home from Monster High! But does he have a chance in H-E-double-hockey-sticks of raising his grades at a school where the turf war isn't between the jocks and the nerds but the vampires
and the werewolves