Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex mastermind Kenji Kamiyama started off as a background artist at Studio Fuga in 1985. So, while it's easy to think him as being young, considering his association as a protege of Mamoru Oshii, his youth oriented work on Eden of the East and his forward thinking approach to anime, the industry veteran is actually turning 48 years old today.
Shiori Furukawa, who mostly writes shoujo romances, celebrated the occasion with a special sketch...
— ふるかわしおり (@shiori_furukawa) March 19, 2014
and his Cyborg 009
ちなみにうちの仕事場玄関のタチコマたち。009の島村ジョーとアトムがタチコマに立ち乗りしてます。 pic.twitter.com/fZGO3ZpIWd— ふるかわしおり (@shiori_furukawa) January 6, 2014