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Takayuki Hirao

Takayuki Hirao

Date of Birth
January 10, 1979
Hirao gained experience working at the animation studio MADHOUSE. After leaving MADHOUSE, he entered ufotable and was in charge for animation direction. His debut work was ”Kara no Kyoukai: Paradox Spiral” in 2008. After that, he directed works like ”Magical Sisters Yoyo and Nene” and ”GOD EATER”. He then left ufotable and eventually became a freelancer. He is now working on his new movie.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Movie (Animation) 2008 Kara no Kyoukai: Paradox Spiral
Movie (Animation) 2011 Sakura no Ondo
Movie (Animation) 2012 Gyo
Movie (Animation) 2013 Magical Sisters Yoyo and Nene
TV (Animation) 2015-2016 GOD EATER
Game 2017 Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux
Movie (Animation) 2021 Pompo: The Cinéphile