Kazunori Mizuno, the uber famous artist behind many, many of your favorite anime titles (including Bleach and Naruto) died last month. Strangely enough, we haven’t heard a lot about his death: Until just recently.
It’s suspected that the 52-year old mega anime genius died of stress and exhaustion due to being overworked.
Let this be a major lesson for our fellow anime fans: Passion can take you far, but set limits for yourself. If you need a break from the rigors of life, take one. Never let your love of something work you to the bone.
Learn more about this hero’s tragic passing here: And for heaven’s sake, rest up.