News L.A.'s Pacific Media Expo Hosts Sailor Moon Designer Kazuko Tadano
posted on 2014-10-02 17:20 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
Pacific Media Expo will host character designer Kazuko Tadano during its November 7-9 event in Los Angeles.
Tadano is the original character designer and one of the animation directors behind Toei's Sailor Moon magical girl series. She was also the character designer for Dancouga, Nobunagun, Wedding Peach, Petite Princess Yucie, Crystal Triangle, and the Senjō no Valkyria 3: Ta ga Tame no Jūsō anime. She also worked as an animation director on City Hunter, Sonic Soldier Borgman, Saint Seiya, and Mashin Eiyuden Wataru.
Pacific Media Expo is also welcoming animation director Hiromi Matsushita. Matsushita worked on the original Vampire Hunter D video anime, Choriki Robo Galatt and SD Gundam, as well as animated Project A-Ko, Doraemon, Dr. Slump, City Hunter, Astro Boy, Tiger & Bunny, and Hunter x Hunter. He recently worked with Kazuko Tadano on Nobunagun as the character designer.
Other announced guests for Pacific Media Expo 2014 include Japanese band heidi and lolita fashion designer Yumi Fujiwara.