Anime Expo Hosts Steins;Gate/Black Rock Shooter Designer huke
Anime Expo announced on Sunday that it will host character designer huke during the July 4-7 event in Los Angeles. The illustrator created the original character designs for both Black Rock Shooter and Steins;Gate. He also worked with musical composer ryo on the creator group supercell's projects and contributed to the manga and designs for the Metal Gear Solid game franchise.
The artist will be drawing live before the audience at the Anime Expo panel “huke, Good Smile Company, Ultra Super Pictures and Max Factory."
Previously announced guests of Anime Expo include Production I.G founder Mitsuhisa Ishikawa, producer Nobuhiro Kikuchi, director Kazuchika Kise, Japanese rock band Porno Graffiti, Attack on Titan producer George Wada, Kick-Heart director Masaaki Yuasa, voice actress Megumi Han, animation director and character designer Keigo Sasaki, voice actor Kazuhiko Inoue, screenwriter Mari Okada, character designer Noizi Ito, visual kei musical acts Kaya and Moon Stream, and director Kazuhiro Furuhashi. Host Danny Choo, DJ RAM RIDER, cosplayer Alodia Gosiengfiao, and voice actors Eric Vale, Christopher R. Sabat, Kyle Hebert, and Johnny Yong Bosch will also attend.