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MAR EXPOSITO - Author
I dreamed to enter the anime industry but I was still studying Japanese in a language school in Tokyo. My part-time job, house maintenance, studies, and friends were good, but not my actual passion.
I grew more and more stressed. I was barely drawing and all kinds of projects piled up.
I needed focus, and create what could be considered my first original piece.
Since animation felt out of reach, I settled with a comic. And it would be delivered to the world within my values, not as the proposal to a publisher.
More than once I tried to craft stories with advice for people I love. So, I grabbed one of those ideas and sketched next to my Japanese notes, listened to podcasts about scripting/marketing/business in my walks to the station, and wrote a lot.
After about 1 year I had the full storyline worth 5 complete stories. Believe in Fake Magic was born!
While starting to craft the first story, Windy Lightning, I entered an animation vocational school in Tokyo.
Finally, I would confirm that animation IS my primary passion! But not drawing or character designing as I previously thought.
I am an animation director (or comic artist, CEO or whatever the necessary role) who will do whatever it takes to deliver a full product within her vision. And this product is the Believe in Fake Magic saga.
Be it a comic or animation movies, this is the big story that can fulfill my goals: