5' 1" (1.55 m)
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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.
In early 2006 he left Gainax to form his own studio, Khara.
Used his own depression to fuel the psychological themes and upsetting imagery in some of the anime he directed.