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Kazunori Itô

Kazunori Itô was born on December 24, 1954 in Yamagata, Japan. He is a writer, known for Ghost in the Shell (1995), Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995) and Ultraman: The Ultimate Hero (1993). See full bio »

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 2019 Aircraft Carrier Ibuki (script)
 2017 .hack//G.U. Last Recode (Video Game) (scenario)
 2014 The Next Generation: Patlabor (TV Series) (original story)
 2012 .Hack//The Movie (screenplay)
 2010 MM9 (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2010) ... (teleplay)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (teleplay)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (teleplay)
 2010 .hack//Link (Video Game) (story concepts)
 2009 Element Hunters (TV Series) (original story - 5 episodes)
- Kiara futtou! Atashiga seigi yo! (2009) ... (original story)
- Moe ru omoi no bakuhatsu! (2009) ... (original story)
- Ore tachino sai kesshou! (2009) ... (original story)
- Yosougai no bunretsu! (2009) ... (original story)
- Isekai He! (2009) ... (original story)
 2008 Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (screenplay)
 2007 .hack//G.U. Returner (Video short) (characters)
 2007 .hack//G.U. Vol.3//Redemption (Video Game) (scenario supervisor: Project G.U.)
 2006 .hack//G.U. Vol.2//Reminisce (Video Game) (scenario supervisor: Project G.U.)
 2006 .hack//G.U. Vol.1//Rebirth (Video Game) (scenario supervisor: Project G.U.)
  Zettai Shonen (TV Series) (8 episodes, 2005) (screenplay - 7 episodes, 2005) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2005)
- Tayorinaku yutakana fuyu no owari (2005) ... (teleplay)
- Sekai no himaku ga ana darake (2005) ... (teleplay)
- Materuaru fearî (2005)
 2005 Digimon X-Evolution (screenplay)
 2003 .hack//GIFT (Video short) (characters and universe) / (screenplay)
 2003 Unison (Video short) (screenplay)
 2003 .hack//Liminality Vol. 4: Trismegistus (Video short) (screenplay)
 2003 .hack//Quarantine (Video Game) (story)
  .hack//Legend of the Twilight (TV Series) (certain original characters - 12 episodes, 2003) (characters - 12 episodes, 2003)
- Densetsu no Hajimari (2003) ... (certain original characters - uncredited) / (characters)
- Sekai no owari (2003) ... (certain original characters - uncredited) / (characters)
- Maboroshi no Miyako (2003) ... (certain original characters - uncredited) / (characters)
- Hokai no ashioto (2003) ... (certain original characters - uncredited) / (characters)
- Koko no kishi (2003) ... (certain original characters - uncredited) / (characters)
 2002 .hack//Liminality Vol. 3: In the Case of Kyoko Tohno (Video short) (screenplay)
 2002 .hack//Outbreak (Video Game) (story)
 2002 .hack//SIGN (TV Series) (screenplay - 24 episodes)
- Return (2002) ... (screenplay)
- Catastrophe (2002) ... (screenplay)
- Net Slum (2002) ... (screenplay)
- The Eve (2002) ... (screenplay)
- Phantom (2002) ... (screenplay)
 2002 .hack//Liminality Vol. 2: In the Case of Yuki Aihara (Video short) (screenplay)
 2002 .hack//Mutation (Video Game) (story)
 2002 .hack//Infection (Video Game) (story)
 2001 Pistol Opera (as Kazunori Itoh)
 2001 Avalon (screenplay)
 1999 Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris (writer)
 1998 Visitor (TV Movie)
 1995 Ghost in the Shell (screenplay)
 1993-1994 Ultraman: The Ultimate Hero (TV Series) (story by - 9 episodes)
- The Final Showdown? (Zeton) (1994) ... (story by)
- The DaDa Effect (DaDa) (1994) ... (story by)
- A Father's Love (Jamra) (1994) ... (story by)
- The Dark Past (Teresdon) (1994) ... (story by)
- Catch a Kemura by the Tail (Kemura) (1994) ... (story by)
 1993 Necronomicon: Book of Dead (screenplay - as Kazunori Ito, part 2)
 1993 Patlabor 2: The Movie (writer)
 1991 Licca-chan: Fushigi-na mahô no ringu (Video short) (screenplay)
 1990 Licca fushigi-na fushigi-na Yûnia monogatari (Video short) (screenplay)
 1989 Patlabor: The TV Series (TV Series) (writer)
 1989 Patlabor: The Movie (writer)
  Maison Ikkoku (TV Series) (composition - 26 episodes, 1986 - 1987) (episode writer - 26 episodes, 1986 - 1987)
- Forgive Me Soichiro! Kyoko's Tearful Decison to Remarry (1987) ... (composition) / (episode writer)
- Even Yotsuya's Shocked! The Day Mezon Ikkoku Disappears (1987) ... (composition) / (episode writer)
- Kyoko in Love at First Sight!? A Strange Man Moves Into Mezon Ikkoku (1987) ... (composition) / (episode writer)
- Mitaka Trains! Lover Boy. Can't Be Afraid of Dogs! (1987) ... (composition) / (episode writer)
- Godai's Confession! I Want You to Know How I Feel! (1987) ... (composition) / (episode writer)
 1987 Twilight Q (TV Mini Series) (part one)
 1986 Urban Square
 1986 Urusei Yatsura: Memorial Album (Video short) (scenario)
 1986 Prefectural Earth Defense Force (Video short) (screenplay)
 1985 Dirty Pair: Mystery of Norlandia (Video) (screenplay)
 1985 Dirty Pair (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Konpyuuta no koroshi kata oshiemasu (1985) ... (writer)
 1984 Once More Forever (Video) (screenplay) / (story)
  Magical Angel Creamy Mami (TV Series) (manga - 52 episodes, 1983 - 1984) (writer - 15 episodes, 1983 - 1984)
- Final stage (1984) ... (manga) / (writer)
- Toshio! Omoidesanaide (1984) ... (manga) / (writer)
- Mami wa inakunaru (1984) ... (manga) / (writer)
- Sennyu! Tashibanasanchi no hihou (1984) ... (manga)
- Yû to Midori no hajimedate (1984) ... (manga) / (writer)
 1982-1984 Urusei yatsura (TV Series) (writer - 50 episodes)
- Scramble! To the Rescue of Lum! (1984) ... (writer)
- Sakura-san of my youth! (1984) ... (writer)
- Burning Ran's Emotional Video Mail (1984) ... (writer)
- Operation: Peek in the Woman's Bath (1984) ... (writer)
 1984 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (earlier screenplay - uncredited)
 1982 Nerawareta gakuen (TV Mini Series) (teleplay)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Kazunori Ito | Kazunori Itoh

Spouse:

Akemi Takada  (divorced)
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Trivia:

He is a fan of the original Ultraman: A Special Effects Fantasy Series (1966), referencing it in his various works like Patlabor. See more »

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