5' 1" (1.55 m)
Did You Know?
About Uchû senkan Yamato
(1974): Yamato used to be the best in the quality of the picture in those days, so it is very old. The young animation fans might not be satisfied with it since they have high appreciation as far as picture quality is concerned. But I want them to watch it at least once.
He is a vegetarian, like his characters Nadia and Rei Ayanami.
Implements classical music in his anime, notably in Evangelion, during suspenseful or intense scenes.