Real name: Ryousuke Sawa (澤 良輔). Ryousuke Sawa is called Ryo-timo in the industry and was discovered by BECK director Osamu Kobayashi who was impressed by the animated GIF movies Ryo-timo made. He is one of the few animators that didn't need to start their career by doing in-between animation but could work as key animators right from the start.