Masahiro Kanagawa



Age: 29


Summary: Japanese convicted spree killer who was among one of more than 130 prisoners on Japan's death row when he was sentenced to death for going on a fatal stabbing spree outside a shopping mall in the Ikaraki Prefecture-area, which killed one person and severely wounded seven others during an apparent random attack incident while under the influence of Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword video game in March 2008, but who was also found guilty of a separate murder a few days prior and stated that he "wanted to kill many people to be sentenced to death."



Cause of Death: Executed by hanging


Born: 1983


Died: February 21, 2013


Location: Tokyo, Japan