18 Dec Yuji Matsukura
Years Attended: 2015
Yuji Matsukura was born on February 27th. He became a producer during his twenties. Yuji Matsukura is an Executive Officer and Chief of Production Division at J.C. STAFF. Matsukura has worked with J.C. Staff to produce some of their most premiere titles from Revolutionary Girl Utena. His works include the most recent smash hits such as “Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma” series, “Danmachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?”, “Certain Magical Index”, “A Certain Magical Index, Toradora!”, and ” Hi Score Girl”, which premiered at Otakon in 2018. Anime News Network spoke with him about capturing the feeling of the 90s, the staying power of Utena and Matsukura’s legacy as a producer.