Haruhiko Mikimoto

美樹本晴彦, 佐藤晴彦, Haruhiko Satou
Birth:Aug 28, 1959
Years active:1983-Present
Home town:Tokyo, Japan
Websitehttp://www.mikimotoharuhiko.com/ Haruhiko Mikimoto is a Japanese anime character designer illustrator and manga artist. Mostly active during the 1980s during that decade he rose to prominence and is considered one of the top character designers of his time. He graduated from Keio University and attended the university in the same years as Macross creator Shouji Kawamori and screenwriter Hiroshi Oonogi. He joined the animation studio Artland while attending school and was character designer in several anime series including The Super Dimension Fortress Macross Macross 7 Gunbuster and Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress.