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Masao Maruyama (I)

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Served as President of Madhouse Studios from 1980-2000, then became a Chief Creative Officer with the company. In 2011 he established a new company called Mappa which co-produced Kids on the Slope (2012) with Tezuka Productions and Satoshi Kon's final film (which has yet to be completed). See more trivia »
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 2015 Ushio & Tora (TV Series) (creative producer)
 2011-2013 Chihayafuru (TV Series) (creative producer - 44 episodes)
- Yuku e moshiranu kohi no michi kana (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Wasureji no (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Fukukara ni (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Miyu kimatanamu (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Tago no ura ni (2013) ... (creative producer)
 2011-2013 Hunter x Hunter (TV Series) (creative producer - 11 episodes)
- Reunion × and × Understanding (2013) ... (creative producer)
- Trick × to the × Trick (2011) ... (creative producer)
- Careful × of × Prisoners (2011) ... (creative producer)
- Solution × Is × Majority Rules? (2011) ... (creative producer)
- Showdown × on × the Airship (2011) ... (creative producer)
 2012 Kids on the Slope (TV Series) (creative producer - 1 episode)
- Moanin' (2012) ... (creative producer)
 2011 Supernatural: The Animation (TV Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Till Death Do Us Part (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Roadkill (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Home (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Ghost on the Highway (2011) ... (executive producer)
- The Alter Ego (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Iron Man (TV Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- The Light in the Distance (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Mastermind (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Iron Will (2010) ... (executive producer)
- VS Iron Man (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Iron Man Arrives in Japan (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Solarobo (Video Game) (producer: animation movies)
 2008-2010 Stitch! (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Dracula Jr. (2010) ... (executive producer)
- The #1 Annoying Character in the Universe Appears (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Warracchi (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Felix Redux (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Stitch and the Stitches (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2003-2008 Arison to Riria (TV Series) (planning producer - 26 episodes)
- Watashi no ôji-sama (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Hannin wa hisoka ni warau (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Ressha daisakusen (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Gûzen no ryokôsha-tachi (2008) ... (planning producer)
- Akasareta hihô (2008) ... (planning producer)
 2008 Ultraviolet: Code 044 (TV Series) (producer - 12 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.11 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.10 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.9 (2008) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.8 (2008) ... (producer)
 2008 Batman: Gotham Knight (Video) (producer - segments "In Darkness Dwells", "Deadshot")
 2008 Kamen no meido gai (TV Series) (planner - 12 episodes)
- Saraba aishiki meido gai (2008) ... (planner)
- Manatsu no yoru no chichi (2008) ... (planner)
- Fain o nerae! (2008) ... (planner)
- Amai gohôshi Tanima no naka ni (2008) ... (planner)
- Sonona wa kaiketsu! Ichigo kamen (2008) ... (planner)
 2008 Haru yo koi (line producer)
 2007-2008 Gambling Apocalypse Kaiji (TV Series) (planner - 26 episodes)
- Sôhaku (2008) ... (planner)
- Jôken (2008) ... (planner)
- Jadô (2008) ... (planner)
- Shikkô (2008) ... (planner)
- Zankô (2008) ... (planner)
 2007 Dennô koiru (TV Series) (animation producer - 26 episodes)
- Yasako to Isako (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Kanazawa-shi hazama kôsaten (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Megane wo suteru kodomotachi (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Kanaerareta negai (2007) ... (animation producer)
- Saigo no koiru (2007) ... (animation producer)
 2007 Claymore (TV Series) (producer - 22 episodes)
- Pieta shinkou: II (2007) ... (producer)
- Pieta shinkou: I (2007) ... (producer)
- Kita no senran: III (2007) ... (producer)
- Kita no senran: II (2007) ... (producer)
- Kita no senran: I (2007) ... (producer)
 2006-2007 Death Note (TV Series) (producer - 37 episodes)
- Shinsekai: New World (2007) ... (producer)
- 1.28: 1.28 (2007) ... (producer)
- Satsui: Murderous Intent (2007) ... (producer)
- Koshi: Vigilance (2007) ... (producer)
- Choushou: Ridicule (2007) ... (producer)
 2007 Highlander: The Search for Vengeance (Video) (co-producer)
 2007 Ohedo Rocket (TV Series) (planner - 8 episodes)
- Koi mo koroshi mo yaru tte sa (2007) ... (planner)
- Tondemo nai tonda onna (2007) ... (planner)
- Kettô dai-hatsukoi (2007) ... (planner)
- Ron (2007) ... (planner)
- Dokidoki muyô (2007) ... (planner)
 2006-2007 Nana (TV Series) (producer - 47 episodes)
- The Fireworks Display, Hachi and NANA (2007) ... (producer)
- Reunion! Hachi and Shoji (2007) ... (producer)
- Blast's First TV Performance (2007) ... (producer)
- Blast vs. Trapnest (2007) ... (producer)
- Blast, Guerilla Live (2007) ... (producer)
 2005 Paradise Kiss (TV Series) (producer)
 2004-2005 Monster (TV Series) (producer - 75 episodes)
- The Real Monster (2005) ... (producer)
- The Landscape of the End (2005) ... (producer)
- Man Without a Name (2005) ... (producer)
- The Magnificent Steiner's Rage (2005) ... (producer)
- The Town of Slaughter (2005) ... (producer)
 2005 Last Order: Final Fantasy VII (Video short) (producer)
 2005 Ichigo 100% (TV Series) (planner - 12 episodes)
- Ame no saikai/Hontô no hiroin (2005) ... (planner)
 2005 Akagi (TV Series) (producer)
 2004 Tenjho tenge (TV Series) (producer)
 2003 Aquarian Age Saga II: Don't Forget Me... (Video) (executive producer)
 2003 Mujin wakusei Survive (TV Series) (animation producer - 2003)
 2003 Tokyo Godfathers (producer)
 2003 Ninja Scroll: The Series (TV Series) (planning producer - 13 episodes)
- Seiten hyôhyô (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Ôchô fukkatsu (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Yagyû Ren'ya (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Hiruko no magokoro (2003) ... (planning producer)
- Harawata ni ryû (2003) ... (planning producer)
 2003 Nasu: Summer in Andalusia (producer)
 2003 Trava: Fist Planet (Video) (producer)
 2003 Texhnolyze (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2003 Program (Short) (animation producer)
 2002 Chobits (TV Series) (planning producer - 24 episodes)
- Chî dake no hito (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî kimeru (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî kite nugu (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî kotaeru (2002) ... (planning producer)
- Chî motomeru (2002) ... (planning producer)
 2001-2002 Beyblade (TV Series) (associate producer - 51 episodes)
- My Enemy, My Friend (2002) ... (associate producer)
- Going for the Gold (2002) ... (associate producer)
- The Race Is On! (2002) ... (associate producer)
- Crouching Lion, Hidden Tiger (2002) ... (associate producer)
- Adios Bladebreakers (2002) ... (associate producer)
 2002 Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (TV Series) (animation producer - 13 episodes)
- Return to Life! The Legendary Onmyou Mystic (2002) ... (animation producer)
- Huge Reversal?! Abenobashi Hollywood Shopping Arcade (2002) ... (animation producer)
- Resolution!! Abenobashi Battlefield Shopping Arcade (2002) ... (animation producer)
- Poa Poa! Abenobashi Fairy Tale Shopping Arcade (2002) ... (animation producer)
- It Cries! The Bush Warbler Heiankyo (2002) ... (animation producer)
 2001-2002 X (TV Series) (producer - 25 episodes)
- Legend (2002) ... (producer)
- Earth (2002) ... (producer)
- Betrayal (2002) ... (producer)
- Current (2002) ... (producer)
- Ripple (2002) ... (producer)
 2002 Rizelmine (TV Series) (producer - 24 episodes)
- Yattane! Issho ni icchatta!? (2002) ... (producer)
 2001 Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars (TV Series) (planner - 15 episodes)
- Sôshûhen (2001) ... (planner)
- Bokutachi no, natsu (2001) ... (planner)
- Kakuresato, furusato (2001) ... (planner)
- Tsuyogari na, yûjô (2001) ... (planner)
- Arigatô, yûki (2001) ... (planner)
 2001 X: Yochou (Video short) (producer)
 2001 Galaxy Angel (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Sanchi chokusô enjyeru no mori awase (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Asuteroido no hiroi mono itame banira fûmi (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Gyanburu poware mirufîyu sôsu (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Rizô fû kôun tsutsumi enjyeru shitate (2001) ... (executive producer)
 2000 Sakura Wars (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Jokyoku (2000) ... (producer)
 2000 Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (producer)
 2000 Hidamari no ki (TV Series) (producer)
 1999 Cardcaptor Sakura: The Movie (executive producer)
 1999 Clover (Short) (producer)
 1999 Jubei-chan: Secret of the Lovely Eyepatch (TV Series) (producer)
 1998 Trigun (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Alternative (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Under the Sky So Blue (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Live Through (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Sin (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Paradise (1998) ... (executive producer)
 1997 Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge (Video) (producer)
 1997 Twilight of the Dark Master (producer)
 1997 Reign: The Conqueror (TV Series) (supervising producer)
 1997 Perfect Blue (producer)
 1996 Wild Arms (Video Game) (producer: animation & visual)
 1995-1996 Street Fighter: The Animated Series (TV Series) (producer - 8 episodes)
- Keeping the Peace (1996) ... (producer: Mad House)
- The Medium Is the Message (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
- Dark Heart (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
- Demon Island (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
- No Way Out (1995) ... (producer: Mad House)
 1995 The Diary of Anne Frank (producer)
 1995 Bio Hunter (Video) (producer)
 1995 Psycho Diver: Masei Rakuryu (Video) (producer)
 1994 DNA²: Dokokade nakushita aitsu no aitsu (TV Series) (producer - 12 episodes)
- Bai bai megapurei-bôi (1994) ... (producer)
- Megapure ni natcha dame!! (1994) ... (producer)
- Abunai Ryûji no abunai nôryoku (1994) ... (producer)
- Sono dangan wa Ryûji no mune ni... (1994) ... (producer)
- Zutto anata ga zoba ni ita (1994) ... (producer)
 1992-1994 Tokyo Babylon (TV Mini-Series) (animation producer - 2 episodes)
- Tokyo Babylon 2 (1994) ... (animation producer)
- Tokyo Babylon 1 (1992) ... (animation producer)
 1994 Final Fantasy (Video) (animation producer)
 1993 X² - Double X (Video short) (producer)
 1993 Ninja Scroll (line producer)
 1993 Shingurusu (Video short) (producer)
 1991 Urusei Yatsura 6: Itsudatte, mai dârin (animation producer)
 1991 Urusei Yatsura: Otome hashika no kyôfu (Video short) (producer: Madhouse)
 1991 Urusei Yatsura: Reikon to deito (Video short) (producer: Mad House)
 1991 Doomed Megalopolis (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 4 episodes)
- The Final Challenge (1991) ... (producer)
- Rise of the Dragon (1991) ... (producer)
- The Disaster (1991) ... (producer)
- The Demon City (1991) ... (producer)
 1990 Nineteen (Video short) (coordinating producer)
 1990 The Record of the Lodoss War (TV Series) (producer)
 1989 Urusei Yatsura: Yagi-san to Chiizu (Video short) (producer)
 1989 Twilight of the Cockroaches (animation producer)
 1987 Junk Boy (Video short) (producer)
 1987 Meikyû monogatari (producer)
 1986 Firebird: Karma Chapter (producer)
 1986 Time Stranger (producer)
 1985 Bobî ni kubittake (Short) (producer)
 1985 Kamui no ken (producer)
 1984 Lensman (producer)
 1972 Hazedon (TV Series) (producer)
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