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Yoh Yoshinari has been added to the Otakon 2022 guest roster

Yoh Yoshinari

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.

Animator Yoh Yoshinari to Be Otakon Guest

Animator Yoh Yoshinari of Studio Trigger will be a guest at Otakon 2018.

Yoh Yoshinari made his debut as chief key animator in the critically-acclaimed animation series “Neon Genesis Evangelion.” He has participated in many other popular titles such as “Gurren Lagann” as mechanical design, and “Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt” as a concept artist. Upon becoming a full-time staff of Studio Trigger, he produced his first full-length anime, Little Witch Academia, and participated in Trigger’s first television series “Kill la Kill” as main set design.

Otakon 2018 will be held August 10-12, 2018 at the Walter Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.