November 2nd - 5th 2017 in Downtown Detroit
Cobo Center & Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

Mamoru Yokota, born February 18, is a Japanese animator. While in junior high, he attended Comiket, which sparked his interest in animation. Eventually Yokota moved on to many careers in media such as illustration, genre development, designing, card game producer, animation producer, game director and live-action drama advisor. Works of Yokota’s include producer for “Kanon” and “Air;” character design for “Rune Soldier” and “Magical Kanan;” assistant animation director for “Death Note” and “Naruto;” and animation director for the video game “BlazBlue: Continuum Shift II.”