According to the twitter of the music producer James Shimoji, composer Kanno Yoko
has uploaded her original song for the victims of the massive earthquake which hit the northeastern part of Japan. Kanno's hometown is Miyagi
, which is the closest prefecture to the epicenter of the earthquake and was heavily devastated by the tsunami.
Kimi de Ite, Buji de Ite
(Please be yourself, please be safe
Anime song singer Sato Hiromi
has been looking for her father, who was in Otsuchi, Iwate
when the earthquake and the tsunami hit. More than 10,000 residents in Otsuchi including the town mayor have been unaccounted for.
Anime director Daichi Akitaro
said 60 of his friends in Iwate have been missing.
Mangaka Inoue Takehiko
has been drawing his illustrations of smiles and uploading them onto his twitter
. Animator Sushio
has also been posting his illustrations of Gurren Lagann
characters on his twitter
Sources: James Shimoji's twitter
, Sato Hiromi's twitter
, Daichi Aktaro's twitter