Yonetani, Yoshitomo

Yonetani, Yoshitomo

Given name: ヨシトモ
Family name: 米たに
Alternate names: Mai, Kometani Yoshitomo
Birthday: May 13, 1963
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Also known as Kometani Yoshitomo (米谷良知). Before 1999 Yoshitomo went by this name, seemingly an alternative reading of his birthname.

Also known as Mai. Yonetani Yoshitomo does not only direct anime and write songs, he also sings anime theme songs under this name.

Yonetani Yoshitomo was born May 13, 1963 in Tokyo and graduated Tokyo Designer Gakuin. He is the leader of Studio 7 at Sunrise and was responsible for their super robot cult series Yuusha Ou GaoGaiGar as well as Brigadoon and Betterman.

Yoshitomo was inspired working in the animation industry after having seen Mirai Shounen Conan.

He started as production assistent at Toei Douga, before moving to Shin-Ei Douga and finally Sunrise.

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Twitter: @yonetanikantoku
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Hoshi no Umi no Amuri
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30th Gundam Perfect Mission
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Betterman
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Betterman
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Betterman
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Bokura wa Minna Kawaisou
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Bonobono (TV)
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Brigadoon: Marin to Melan
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Crayon Shin-chan
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Doraemon: 2112-nen Doraemon Tanjou
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Dorami & Doraemons: Robot School's Seven Mysteries
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Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera
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Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera
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Final Fantasy: Unlimited
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Fushigi no Umi no Nadia
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Fushigi no Umi no Nadia
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Glass no Kantai: La Legende du Vent de l'Univers
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Hoshi no Umi no Amuri
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Hoshi no Umi no Amuri
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Idol Densetsu Eriko
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Idol Densetsu Eriko
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Kamisama Hajimemashita
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Last Exile
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Nurse Witch Komugi-chan Magikarte Z
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Planetes
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Seikai no Senki
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Shokugeki no Souma
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Shokugeki no Souma
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Shokugeki no Souma: Ni no Sara
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Space☆Dandy 2nd Season
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The Big O
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The☆Doraemons: Mushimushi Pyonpyon Daisakusen!
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Toaru Majutsu no Index
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Warau Salesman
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Zetman
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Zinv72 | May 29, 4:04 AM
I was wondering why I liked Shoukugeki Souma's anime adaptation so much... it's the same director who did Betterman and GaoGaiGar. No wonder! lol This man is a legend, and one of my top inspirations


YusaYusa | Jan 30, 8:50 AM
nice work with Shokugeki no Souma I want to watch more!


AtaraxiaFreude | Jan 25, 1:42 PM
Good director, i highly appreciate your work with Brigadoon


MatijaxD | Jan 16, 8:32 AM
nice director


Cabron | Sep 27, 2015 7:46 AM
Brigadoon
GaoGaiGar and Final
Betterman
Shokugeki


Crocospect22 | Sep 26, 2015 7:43 PM
man, Shokugeki no Souma just really amazing from every aspects...


Hongu | Sep 5, 2015 8:40 PM
Also, great job on Shokugeki no Soma. It's honestly better than the manga.


Hongu | Aug 31, 2015 1:28 AM
The ED to Betterman is manly and GAR as fuck and I love it.


Jodyqt | Aug 23, 2015 9:32 AM
Warau Salesman is a friggin' masterpiece. THANKYOU!!!

Good job on Brigadoon and GaoGaiGar as well.
Need to check out some more of your stuff.


PoppingPills | Nov 28, 2014 10:59 AM
The man, the legend


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