Hiroshi Takahashi has had several mangas serialized on Champion. From 1990, he has done 'Close', his longest running series. He also did the one-shot 'Kiku' and the serial 'QP'. A more recent title by Hiroshi Takahashi is 'Worst', a manga about teenage boys fighting their way through high school. He is also active in the cinema world. He did the original screenplay of the highly successful horror film 'Ringu' ('The Ring') and was also involved with the manga adaptation of the film.