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Takahiro YAMADA (animator)

やまだ たかひろ
Family name (in kanji): やまだ
Given name (in kanji): たかひろ
Birth name: Takahiro (貴裕) Yamada (山田)
Skills & Abilities:
For years he provided the "Scrap Scratch! - Original SF Mechanism" column in the monthly magazine Hobby Japan. This two-page feature consisted of an illustration and text explaining an original mechanical design, photographs of a model of the mechanism, and a short comic involving it in an ongoing story. Subjects ranged from military equipment, cars and aircraft to powered suits, giant robots and mechanical insects. The first installment was in Hobby Japan's July 1997 issue, and it ran monthly until at least mid-2001.
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Staff in:
AWOL - Absent WithOut Leave (TV) : Mecha design
Bakujū Gasshin Ziguru Hazeru (TV) : Key Animation
Battle Spirits Burning Soul (TV) : Mechanical animation Director (OP; 10 episodes
eps 1-5, 7-9, 11-12
, Spirit Design
Battle Spirits Double Drive (TV) : Mechanical design, Spirit Design
Battle Spirits Saikyō Ginga Ultimate Zero (TV) : Mechanical design
Battle Spirits: Brave (TV) : Animation Director (OP,ED; eps 1, 22, 50), Mechanical design, Key Animation (26 episodes
eps 1, 3, 8-9, 11-12, 15, 23, 26-30, 34-44, 46, 49

Battle Spirits: Heroes (TV) : Mechanical design, Key Animation (OP1-2; ep 32)
Battle Spirits: Kakumei no Galette (ONA) : Spirit Design
Battle Spirits: Saga Brave (ONA) : Mechanical design
Battle Spirits: Shōnen Gekiha Dan (TV) : Mechanical design, Key Animation (OP,ED2; ep 40)
Battle Spirits: Shōnen Toppa Bashin (TV) : Guest Mechanical Design
Battle Spirits: Sword Eyes (TV) : Mechanical design, Mechanical animation Director (ED 1-2)
Battle Spirits: Sword Eyes Gekitōden (TV) : Mechanical design, Mechanical animation Director (ED)
Beast Wars II Chō Seimeitai Transformers (TV) : Character Design, Opening Animation (OP 2)
Betterman (TV) : Key Animation (ep 6)
Beyblade (TV) : Mechanical design
Bomber Man & Bidaman Bakugaiden V (TV) : Mechanical design
(The) Brave Command Dagwon (TV) : Design
Brave Command Dagwon: The Boy with Crystal Eyes (OAV) : Mechanical design
Brave King GaoGaiGar Final (OAV) : Guest Mecha Design
Broken Blade (movie series) : Prop Design
Broken Blade (TV) : Prop Design
Chō Seimeitai Transformers: Beast Wars Neo (TV) : Character Design, Ending Animation (ED 2)
Daimidaler: Prince vs. Penguin Empire (TV) : Mechanical design, Eyecatch Animation, Key Animation (OP; ep 5), Mechanical animation Director (ep 12)
Dancougar - Super Beast Machine God (TV) : In-Between Animation
Darker than Black - Kuro no Keiyakusha: Gaiden (OAV) : Design
Darker than Black: Gemini of the Meteor (TV) : Prop Design
Dragon Drive (TV) : Dragon Design
Drive Head: Tomika Hyper Rescue Kidō Kyūkyū Keisatsu (movie) : Mechanical design
Eat-Man '98 (TV) : Mechanical design
Ehrgeiz (TV) : Mechanical design
Gaiking: Legend of Daikū-maryū (TV 2/2005) : Key Animation (ep 22)
Gakusaver (OAV) : Mechanical design
GaoGaiGar: King of the Braves (TV) : Mecha design (Zonder Robo)
Genki Bakuhatsu Ganbaruger (TV) : Mechanical design, Opening Animation
God Bless Dancougar (OAV) : Key Animation
Gundam: Mission to the Rise (special) : Design
GUNxSWORD (TV) : Design Cooperation (eps 21-24), Hoverbase Design (ep 19)
Hero Tales (TV) : Key Animation (eps 3, 8), Prop Design
In Another World With My Smartphone (TV) : Prop Design
Izumo: Flash of a Brave Sword (TV) : Mechanical design (OP)
Juu Senshi Garukiba (TV) : Art design
KADO - The Right Answer (TV) : Subtitle Design
Kanzen Shouri Daiteioh (OAV) : Mechanical design (main)
Koi Koi Seven (TV) : Mechanical design (OP)
Leina: Wolf Sword Legend (OAV) : Mechanical design
Lightning Trap - Leina & Laika (OAV) : Mechanical design, Mechanical animation Director
Machine Robo: Battle Hackers (TV) : Mechanical design
Machine Robo: Revenge of Cronos (TV) : Mecha design
Matchless Raijin-Oh (OAV) : Mechanical design, Key Animation (OP; ED)
Matchless Raijin-Oh (TV) : Mecha design
MazinKaiser (OAV) : Key Animation (ED)
Mirage of Blaze (TV) : Mechanical design, Mechanical animation Director (eps 12-13)
Mitsudomoe Zōryōchū! (TV) : Prop Design
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed MSV Astray (OAV Promo) : Mechanical design
Mysterious Joker (TV) : Key Animation (ep 4)
Nekketsu Saikyo Gozaurer (TV) : Design
(The) Qwaser of Stigmata (TV) : Guest Design (ep 24)
Shattered Angels (TV) : Production Advancement (ep 11)
Shin Getter Robo vs. Neo Getter Robo (OAV) : Key Animation (ep 1)
Sonic Soldier Borgman (TV) : Mecha design, Key Animation
Sonic Soldier Borgman 2 - A New Century 2058 (OAV) : Mecha design
Sonic Soldier Borgman Madnight☆Gigs! (OAV) : Mechanical design
Star Blazers 2199 (TV) : Key Animation (5 episodes
eps 13, 15-16, 18, 20

Tomica Hyper Rescue Drive Head Kidō Kyūkyū Keisatsu (TV) : Mechanical design, Key Animation (OP)
Tomica Hyper Rescue Drive Head Kidō Kyūkyū Keisatsu 2018 (ONA) : Mechanical design
Transformers: Armada (TV) : Mechanical design
Transformers: Robots in Disguise (TV) : Mechanical design
Urahara (TV) : Mechanical design
Yatterman (movie 2009) : Conceptual Design
Yu-Gi-Oh! Go Rush!! (TV) : Chief Animation Director (ED2), Animation Director (ED2; eps 94, 96), Mechanical design, In-Between Animation (ep 94), Key Animation (ED2; eps 65, 94, 96), Prop Design
Yu-Gi-Oh! Sevens (TV) : Key Animation (ep 1), Mechanical animation Director (OP1), Prop Design
Zegapain (TV) : Mechanical design (ep 20)
Zegapain ADP (movie) : Mechanical design
Zegapain STA (movie) : Mechanical design
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