Akira Toriyama's first weekly series, Dr. Slump , has entertained generations of readers in Japan since it was introduced in Shueisha'sWeekly Shonen Jumpmagazine in 1980. A few years later, he created his wildly popular Dragon Ball series, which brought him international success. Toriyama is also known for his character designs for video games, includingDragon Warrior,Chrono TriggerandTobal No. 1.He lives with his family in Japan.Toriyama, Akira is the author of 'Dr. Slump, Volume 16', published 2008 under ISBN 9781421510606 and ISBN 142151060X.