Anime Guest of Honor: Mamoru Yokota

Mamoru Yokota at Pacific Media Expo 2016

Anime Director and Producer. Works include Death Note, Naruto Shippuden, Macross Frontier, Air Movie, Magical Kanon, Kanon TV, and more.

Pacific Media Expo is proud to announce that Mamoru Yokota will be attending our annual convention as our Anime Guest of Honor for 2016.

Mr. Yokota was the producer of the Air Movie and the Kanon TV show and the animation director of Death Note. He was the character designer of Magical Kanan, Angelium, Rune Soldier Louie and Naruto Shippuden. He also worked on the production of Macross Frontier and was the key animator for its opening animation. Gaming fans will recognize his work in BlazBlue: Continuum Shift II as the animation director and director of the opening sequence.

*Update

Mamoru Yokota will be exhibiting in our Artist Market! Make sure to stop by his table and see his work up close in person!

We are happy to welcome Mr. Mamoru Yokota as a returning Guest of Honor for Pacific Media Expo 2016!