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Yuji Nunokawa Dead: Naruto Anime Producer Died At 75



Yuji Nunokawa Dead: The founder of the naruto Studios, a popular anime company, died on 25 December 2022. All anime fans are mourning online and sending condolence messages to each other on Twitter.

Yuji Nunokawa was an iconic figure in Japanese anime. Everyone started sharing his photos and showing their support as soon as the news was posted to the internet.

This article will tell you who Yuji Nunokawa was and how he died.

Who Was Yuji Nunokawa?

Yuji Nunokawa Dead

Yuji was born in Sakata Yamagata, Japan on February 11, 1947. He was raised by tailors who loved drawing.

He was a member a high school art group. One of his classmates advised him to go to Tokyo to study at the Nippon Design Welfare College.

He graduated in 1967 after a while. As a colorist, he started his career in a subcontractor company for TJC. He also worked as a freelancer on many productions, such as Mushi Productions or Tsuburaya Enterprises.

Tributes To Yuji Nunokawa

Yuji is responsible for Pierrot’s remarkable achievements. He held a variety of roles in his career, including producing and directing. Yuji had already been involved in the supervision of many major shonen titles.

He was involved in the creation of The Association of Japanese Animations. Now, the Suginami Animation Museum manages the annual report and collaborates with the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry for the annual Anime Japan convention.

NUROANI Juku was also started by Yuji to train animators, producers and directors. This was done in collaboration with Atsushi Wakabayashi and Kazunori Mizuno (late animators).

We regretfully announce the death of Naruto Studio Yuji Kunokawa’s founder, who was 75 years old, and one of Japan’s most beloved legendary anime directors and producers. He died suddenly on 25/12/2015.

His family has not yet revealed the cause of his death. His family and friends are devastated and unable to communicate with the media.

Twitter users are sharing their emotions and showing love by writing obituaries, posting pictures and praying for his family. Stay tuned to chop news for more news and updates from around the globe.

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