Moyoco Anno (born March 26, 1971) is a mangaka whose noteable series include Sugar Sugar Rune, Happy Mania, Hataraki Man, Sakuran and Flowers and Bees. She also worked as an assistant to Kyoko Okazaki, and finished her manga Helter Skelter after she was injured in an accident.
On March 26, 2002, she married Neon Genesis Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno. She chronicles the experience in her on/off again manga project Insufficient Direction. Her blood type is O. Her creator avatar is a large baby.
Moyoco Anno and her works provide examples of:
- Christmas Cake: Shigeta and Fuku in Happy Mania are over-25 ladies searching for love.
- Cute Witch: In Sugar Sugar Rune, two witch girls must undergo a Magical Girl Queenliness Test while being adorable.
- Gorgeous Period Dress: In Sakuran, it's more like gorgeous period kimonos.
- Love Hotels: Appear in Flowers and Bees
- Really Gets Around: The main character Shigeta in Happy Mania and Minako and her husband in Flowers and Bees.
- Single Woman Seeks Good Man: The plot of Happy Mania, and side characters in Flowers and Bees