MAGI (Magii) is a mangaka (Manga author/artist) who is known for working as the chief assistant of Ken Akamatsu. Frequently drawn in the background of Akamatsu's self-parody images as a naked overworker with spiral eyes, MAGI is chiefly responsible for drawing action scenes and various design concepts.
Credited for working on Love Hina, Negima! Magister Negi Magi and UQ Holder!, when not working on Akamatsu's projects he is known for teaming with fellow assistant, Betty, and writing doujin under the circle Cu-Little2.
- In HINATA 001. Welcome to Hinata House, Keitaro comes across a Print Club photo booth with an image of MAGI on its banner.
- MAGI received 5 votes in the Love Hina Character Popularity Poll. Rating one vote higher than Ken Akamatsu (who contributes the win due to audience sympathy of MAGI always being naked).
- MAGI makes a guest appearance in the Love Hina anime, Spring as an assistant to Ken Akamatsu; a mangaka popular for the creation of A.I. Love You.
- MAGI is married to Ran Ayanaga, a cartoonist and former assistant of Ken Akamatsu's. She worked in Akamatsu's team during Love Hina, Itsudatte My Santa! and Negima! Magister Negi Magi and aided in the creation of Yue Ayase, Sakurako Shiina, Kotarou Inugami, Fate Averruncus, Kū Fei, and Eishun Konoe. Despite no longer being affiliated with the team, she still lends a hand now and again.