Creator: Shoji Kawamori

Pictured with the intellectual properties that he created and designed himself

Shoji Kawamori (known in western circles as "Hory Froating Head") is a mechanical designer (originating from Studio Nue) and anime director with a very distinctive visual aesthetic and animation style. He frequently works together with Yoko Kanno and the animation director Ichiro Itano.

He has directed the following:

He has also done mechanical design for the following:

He frequently uses the following: