Yoh Yoshinari, a renowned animation director, illustrator and character designer, will be a guest at Otakon 2022.
Born in Tokyo, Japan in 1971, Yoshinari made his debut at Gainax. Yoshinari is currently one of the key figures at Studio Trigger.
As an animator, Yoshinari has taken part in numerous notable titles such as “Neon Genesis Evangelion” and “FLCL.” For “Gurren Lagann,” he was responsible for the mechanical designs. He has even filled the role of concept designs for titles such as “Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt” and “Kill la Kill.”
Since his transition to Studio Trigger, Yoshinari has directed two titles, “Little Witch Academia” and “BNA,” and he will be designing the main characters for Trigger’s latest project, “Cyberpunk: Edgerunners.”
Otakon will be held from July 29-31 in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.