History[edit | edit source]
Rui graduated from Tokyo University with faculty letters and went to work for publisher including the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine until leaving for not getting a solid series in. He went to work for several more publishers including Ichijinsha's Comic Rex and Akita Shoten's Champion Red.
Style[edit | edit source]
Rui's art style is said to be inspired by the musicians Hideaki Takatori and Masaaki Endoh as well as the art styles of renowned manga artists like Ryoichi Ikegami.