Author(s): Tadatoshi Fujimaki
When incoming first-year student Taiga Kagami joins the Seirin High basketball team, he meets Tetsuya Kuroko, a mysterious boy who's plain beyond words. But Kagami's in for the shock of his life when he learns that the practically invisible Kuroko was once a member of "the Miracle Generation" - the undefeated, legendary team - and he wants Kagami's help taking down each of his old teammates!
Seirin High is smashing its way through the Inter-High qualifiers. But before they make it to the finals league, they'll have to win twice in one day! First up is the North King, Seiho High, followed by the East King, Shutoku High, whose feature player is Midorima of the Miracle Generation! Can Kuroko and friends take down two kings in one day?!
Tadatoshi Fujimaki was born on June 9, 1982, in Tokyo. He made his debut in 2007 in Akamaru Jump with Kuroko's Basketball, which was later serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump. Kuroko's Basketball quickly gained popularity and became an anime in Japan in 2012.