January 28, 2005

News for AniZona 2005:

Yoshitaka Amano to attend AniZona

From Anime News Service

AniZona has announced Yoshitaka Amano as a guest of honor. Yoshitaka Amano; artist, graphic designer and mangaka will be making an appearance at AniZona 1 in 2005. His credits include character design and artwork for the Final Fantasy and Front Mission series of games, the manga turned anime phenomenon Vampire Hunter D, and art for Neil Gaiman's "Sandman: Dream Hunters" here in the U.S. He is also an accomplished artist with galleries currently in Switzerland and Germany. His artwork has also been exhibited in Los Angeles and New York. Mr. Amano hasn't made a U.S. anime convention appearance in several years.