SAO, Index Producer Kazuma Miki to Supervise Yoyogi Animation Academy Script, Novel Writing Curriculum in 2020
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Former Dengeki Bunko editor-in-chief and A Certain Magical Index and Sword Art Online producer Kazuma Miki will be supervising the curriculum for the "Script and Novel Writing" course at Yoyogi Animation Academy starting from April 2020.
Miki is currently the head of Straight Edge, an IP and talent managing company. He is also the managing editor of LINE Novel, an online service where users can publish novels online through the LINE app. The curriculum will not just focus on the fundamentals of storytelling for novels, but also on web publications.
The Yoyogi Animation Academy offers classes on other, related topics, such as anime backgrounds, manga, novel scenarios, and figures. The school will also be offering a YouTuber course from April 2020. In 2016, AKB48 founder Yasushi Akimoto was appointed honorary president and general producer.