Famous Japanese artist that has received legions of fans through the creation of popular character types like Gatchaman, Casshan and Hutch the Honey Bee. He’s a multiple-time champion from the Seiun Honor and received the Bram Stoker Honor in 1999. He was created in Shizuoka and started operating as an animator for Tatsunoko Productions in 1967. He branched out into film creation by founding the business Studio Devaloka this year 2010. He grew up with a sibling. He collaborated with British writer Neil Gaiman within the novella The Sandman: The Desire Hunters.