Yi Huan

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Yi.
Yi Huan
依歡
Born Teng Shou Tzu
(1969-10-19) October 19, 1969 (age 44)
Keelung, Taiwan
Nationality Taiwanese
Pseudonym(s) I-Huan
Notable works
Real/Fake Princess, Divine Melody

Yi Huan (依歡, birthname Teng Shou Tzu) is a Taiwanese comic creator of manhua aimed at girls, often credited as "I-Huan". She has written and illustrated many series, two of which have been licensed for publication in English.

History[edit]

Yi was born October 19, 1969, in Keelung, Taiwan. After graduating from law school in 1992, she joined the staff of Tong Li Comics as an editor. In 1994, she won a contest for new artists and then began her career as a professional comics creator. Her first professional manhua, Proclaiming and Loving, was published in 1995.[1]

Publications[edit]

Yi has written and illustrated numerous manhua, many published by Tong Li. Titles include:[2]

  • Close To My Sweetheart (甜心零距離), currently serialized in Margret (瑪格麗特)
  • Little Witch's Diary (小巫女的童話日記), 2005–2006
  • Fantastic Tales (星月幻境), 2004–2005
  • Divine Melody, currently serialized in Star Girls
  • Real/Fake Princess, 2002–2003
  • Seal of the Sacred Moon (聖月之印), 2001–2005
  • Spirit of the Ocean (碧海精灵), 1997–1999
  • Secret (秘密), 1996
  • Proclaiming and Loving (宣和戀), 1995–1996

Real/Fake Princess has been released in its five-volume entirety in English by DrMaster. DrMaster has also licensed Divine Melody and will begin its release in January 2009.[3] Yi's comics have also been translated and distributed in Thai, Vietnamese, Hungarian, Korean, and Russian.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The thrilling conclusion to Real/Fake Princess is here!". Press Release. DrMaster. April 2007. Retrieved 2008-06-26. 
  2. ^ "Yi Huan's Profile" (in Chinese). Retrieved 2008-06-26. 
  3. ^ "DrMaster listens to delightful music with Divine Melody". Press Release. DrMaster. June 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-25. 
  4. ^ "Yi-Huan". Taiwan Comic Digital Museum. Retrieved 2008-06-27. 

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