Edson Tako X

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Edson Tako X

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Country: Brasil

Born: 1965, Curitiba City, Paraná State, Brazil

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Tako X is the pseudonym of the Brazilian-japanese  born in Curitiba City, Paraná State, Brazil (in 1965) Edson O. Takeuti, who began to draw comics when he was eighteen years-old, publishing his first strips in the newspaper O Estado do Paraná. At age 20 he began to publish in the Brazilian version of MAD Magazine as illustrator of tv satires. Create your best known comic character, Marco, published from 1989 to 2000 in the newspaper A Gazeta do Povo.

It was during five years in Japan (1990 to 1994) in Tokyo, where he worked as a commercial illustrator for several publishing houses and advertising agencies. Back to Brazil in 1995, he worked in the newspaper Gazeta do Povo and set up his own art studio in Curitiba. In 2003 he graduated at EMBAP (School of Music and Fine Arts of Paraná). He continues to collaborate with MAD (drawing satires and covers) and  create a best-known Brazilian comic super-hero called O Gralha.

In 2002 directed and write the short film live action "The Egg or the Hen - an adventure of the Gralha" (Best Film of the Curitiba Movie Festival 2003). In 2004 returns to Japan where he worked as editorial cartoonist of the newspaper International Press. In 2008 he returns to Curitiba where currently works as a freelancer illustrator and caricaturist.



Contributions by Edson Tako X

Artist
Department: Seção Faixa Pobre
Story: Na Vida Real…/Nas Telenovelas…
with José Alberto de Lima Campos
Artist, Writer
Department: Seção Indigesta
Story: Você Consegue Realmente Engolir…

MAD Magazine #49 January 1989

Artist
Department: Seção Morcegada Part 1
Story: Certa Noite em Gotham City
with Edu
Artist
Department: Seção Morcegada Part 2
Story: Outra Noite em Gotham City
with Edu
Artist
Department: Seção Morcegada Part 3
Story: Mais uma Noite em Gotham City
with Edu
Artist
Department: Seção Atura! Atura! Atura!
Story: TV satire: ‘Japa!’ [‘Jaspion’]
with Bráulio Tavares, Edu
Artist
Department: Seção Perdidos na Globo
Story: TV satire: ‘Drogão do Chatão’ [‘Domingão do Faustão’]
with Otacílio d’Assunção, Edu
Artist
Department: Seção Turistitica
Story: Uma Visita ao Reino de Argh-Vilan
with Luis Felipe Ferreira, Edu

MAD Magazine #57 September 1989

Artist
Department: Seção Dois Patetas
Story: TV satire: ‘Bunda & Mula’ [‘Juba & Lula’]
with Bráulio Tavares

MAD Magazine #58 October 1989

Writer
Story: Certa Noite em Gotham City
with Tibúrcio

MAD Magazine #59 December 1989

Artist
Department: Seção Futuristitica
Story: Quando os Programas Infantis Dominarem Toda a Televisão
with Luis Felipe Ferreira

MAD Magazine #79 December 1991

Artist
Department: Seção Vídeo-Gosma
Story: Os Novos Jogos do “Super Mario Brás”
with Domingos Demasi, Baghanna Nammarikah

MAD Magazine #128 December 1996

Artist
Department: Seção É dos Carecas que Elas Gostam, mas…
Story: A Biografia NÃO-Autorizada de Horronaldinho!
with Fernando Miller, Luscar, André Almeida, Marcelo Martinez, Xalberto, Otacílio d’Assunção, Ed Da Silva Rodrigues

MAD Magazine #129 February 1997

Artist
Department: Seção Fadulenta
Story: TV satire: “Caca-Talentos”
with Marcelo Martinez

MAD Magazine #133 September 1997

Cover Artist
Artist
Department: Seção Musicargh Part 1
Story: MAD Arrasa as Spáiçe Girls!
with Xandelon
Cover Artist
Artist
Story: Magazine satire: “Idioteen”
with Flávio Dealmeida, Basil Wolverton, Marcelo Martinez
Cover Artist
Artist
Department: Seção Cascaio
Story: TV satire: “Arrotinho Livre”
with Marcelo Martinez
Cover Artist
Artist
Story: Revista Inimiga Especial – Leotário DiCaprio
with Fernando Miller, Carlos Chagas, Marcelo Martinez, Otacílio d’Assunção
Artist
Department: Seção Xilha da Xuxa
Story: A Insuperável Mãe Dinalda Prevê o Futuro de Xaxa, Filha da Xoxa!
with Marcelo Martinez
Artist
Department: Seção Hilariá
Story: A Insuperável Mãe Dinalda Prevê o Futuro de Xaxa, Filha da Xoxa!
with Marcelo Martinez
Artist
Department: Seção Microvlar
Story: A Insuperável Mãe Dinalda Prevê o Futuro de Xaxa, Filha da Xoxa!
with Marcelo Martinez

MAD Magazine #142 August 1998

Artist
Department: Seção Lona Eleitoral
Story: A Luta pelo Poder!
with Marcelo Martinez

MAD Magazine #144 December 1998

Cover Artist (with Bob Jones)
Artist
Story: Os 0900 do MAD – Parte 1
with Marcelo Martinez
Artist
Department: Seção Disk-Me-Disk
Story: MAD Vê o 0900
with Fernando Miller, Otacílio d’Assunção, Marcelo Martinez, Taiguara Torro
Cover Artist
Artist
Department: Seção DDDeixa DDDisso
Story: DDDs que não Deram Certo
with Marcelo Martinez
Cover Artist

MAD Magazine #151 September 1999

Artist
Story: Poderia Ser Pior!!
with Otacílio d’Assunção

MAD Magazine #154 December 1999

Artist
Department: Seção H Linha
Story: O que Você Pediria à Feiticeira?
with Xandelon

MAD Magazine #155 February 2000

Cover Artist
Cover Artist
Artist
Department: Seção Mourning News
Story: O Homem de Internet do Ano!
with Otacílio d’Assunção

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MAD Magazine #1 December 2000

Artist
Department: Seção Ânus 40
Story: TV satire: “Cacarela do Brasil”
with Otacílio d’Assunção

MAD Magazine #2 February 2001

Artist
Department: Seção Eça, Não!
Story: TV satire: “Os Malas”
with Otacílio d’Assunção

MAD Magazine #3 April 2001

Cover Artist

MAD Magazine #4 June 2001

Artist
Department: Minipôster MAD
Story: Evolução
with Ferno

MAD Magazine #5 August 2001

Artist
Story: Uma Cena que Gostaríamos de Ver na Novela “Porco dos Mil Arghs”
with Otacílio d’Assunção

MAD Magazine #7 November 2001

Cover Artist (with Nílson Sampaio)
Artist
Department: Seção Novelha Part 1
Story: TV satire: “O Corno”
with Nílson Sampaio, Otacílio d’Assunção
Artist
Department: Seção Novelha Part 2
Story: TV satire: “O Corno”
with Nílson Sampaio, Otacílio d’Assunção
Artist
Department: Seção Novelha Part 3
Story: TV satire: “O Corno”
with Nílson Sampaio, Otacílio d’Assunção

MAD Magazine #8 December 2001

Cover Artist
Artist
Department: Seção Reality-Xô!
Story: Manual de Sobrevivência na “Casa dos Autistas”
with Otacílio d’Assunção

MAD Magazine #10 April 2002

Cover Artist
Artist
Department: Seção Reality, Xô!
Story: TV satire: “Barraco dos Autistas”
with Otacílio d’Assunção
Artist
Department: Seção Bola Fora
Story: Os Pensamentos de Horromário
with Flávio Dealmeida, Otacílio d’Assunção

MAD Magazine #13 October 2002

Artist
Department: Seção Vampirada
Story: Tudo o que Você Queria Saber sobre Vampiros… mas Saiu Correndo Antes de Ter Coragem de Perguntar!
with Luciano Félix Bezerra, Xalberto, Otacílio d’Assunção, Pupuca de Sá, Marcelo de Andrade, Ed Da Silva Rodrigues

MAD Magazine #20 November 2003

Cover Artist

MAD Magazine #23 March 2004

Artist
Department: Seção de Cinema Part 2
Story: Movie satire: “Sem Nexo, Amador & Trapalhão”
with Felipe Cazale
Cover Artist

MAD Magazine #43 September 2006

Cover Artist
Artist
Story: Quiz: "Voxê É um Emo?"
with Ed, Adriana Ferranni (Drix)

MAD Magazine #44 October 2006

Cover Artist
Artist
Story: Verdades e Mentiras sobre o RBD
with Adriana Ferranni (Drix)

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MAD Magazine #2 April 2008

Cover Artist

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MAD Especial #6 July 1989

Artist
Department: Seção Irghbope
Story: Pesquisa de Opinião Pública do MAD (para Quem Vê TV)
with Edu

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Mad O Pior Do September 2000

Artist
Department: Seção Atura! Atura! Atura!
Story: TV satire: ‘Japa!’ [‘Jaspion’]
with Bráulio Tavares, Edu

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Artist
Department: Seção FB-Ai
Story: Os Episódios do 'Arquivo X' que Nunca Foram ao Ar
with Xandelon

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