Shoici Masuo passes away

The multi-talent Shoichi Masuo died last monday due an unspecified illness. He was 57. The news has been communicated today by Studio Khara.

Masuo worked in almost any role in the production of anime. He was key animator in titles like “Baoh”, “Crusher Joe oav”, “Dangaioh”, “Gatekeepers”, “Geobreeders” and many more.

He was the mecha designer for “Irresponsible Captain Taylor”, “Meltylancer”, “Vandread”. He also worked as assistant director for “The wings of Honneamise” and as director for “Countdown”, “Crimson Wolf”, “Demonbane”, “Submarine 707R”.

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