"Eat-Man Killing Gene" Tokyo: Media Works ISBN 4073114212
Kouchi Mashimo | Kouichi Mashimo
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I hate the idea of 'background' music - the idea that animation is supposedly the main focus of the show and music should only play a supporting role. In my opinion, the music should stand out just as much as the animation. They should always be pushing each other to new heights. [on finding the balance between audio and visual elements of an anime, Newtype USA Magazine, July 2005]
One of his favorite animated shows is "Tom and Jerry" (1965).
Amnesia: Almost all of his last major works have featured characters who have lost their memories