Yasuko Kobayashi (born April 7, 1965) is a writer in the Tokusatsu industry. Starting her career as a sub-writer in Tokusou Robo Janpersonnote , she became well known from 2000 on as the writer of Kamen Rider Ryuki, Kamen Rider Den-O, Mirai Sentai Timeranger, Samurai Sentai Shinkenger, and Kamen Rider OOO.
She is notable for actively creating Tokusatsu stories which appeal to the target and periphery demographics alike.
Has an Analysis page which would benefit from a large rewrite.
Kobayashi's involved works
- GARO Series
- Metal Heroes Series
- Super Sentai Series
- Denji Sentai Megaranger - Sub-writer; 13 episodes.
- Seijuu Sentai Gingaman
- Rescue Sentai GoGoFive - Sub-writer; 10 episodes.
- Kyukyu Sentai GoGo-V VS Gingaman
- Mirai Sentai Timeranger
- GoGo Sentai Boukenger - Sub-writer; 11 episodes.
- Samurai Sentai Shinkenger
- Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters
- Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters The Movie: Protect the Tokyo Ene-tower
- Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger
- Kamen Rider Series
- Kamen Rider Agito - Sub-writer; #28 only.
- Kamen Rider Ryuki
- Kamen Rider Den-O
- Kamen Rider Den-O: I'm Born!
- Kamen Rider Den-O & Kiva: Climax Detectives
- Goodbye, Kamen Rider Den-O: Final Countdown
- Chō Kamen Rider Den-O & Decade Neo Generations: The Onigashima Battleship
- Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Trilogy: Episode Red, Episode Blue
- Kamen Rider Decade - Sub-writer; 4 episodes. note
- Kamen Rider OOO
- Kamen Rider OOO Wonderful! The Shogun and the 21 Core Medals
- Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Fourze & OOO: Movie War Mega Max - OOO portion of the movie
- Kamen Rider Amazons - Wrote every episode, supervised the writing for the Grand Finale movie.
- Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon - Wrote every episode.
- I My Me! Strawberry Eggs
- Casshern Sins
- GEAR Fighter Dendoh
- GARO The Animation
- JoJo's Bizarre Adventure*
- Shakugan no Shana**
- Attack on Titan*
* Based on an existing Manga.
** Based on an existing light novel.