Akihiko Iguchi

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Akihiko Iguchi
Akihiko Iguchi in 2016
Born June 29, 1943
Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan
Occupation Artist, production designer
First work Mighty Jack (TV 1968)
Notable work Return of Ultraman (TV 1971-1972)
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Akihiko Iguchi (井口 昭彦,   Iguchi Akihiko), born Akihiko Takahashi (高橋 昭彦,   Takahashi Akihiko) and also known by the mononymous signature Akihiko (亜㐂比古 (あきひこ)), is a Japanese artist and production designer. Getting his start as an art director for Tsuburaya Productions' Mighty Jack, he would go on to design numerous vehicles and kaiju for various works, including Toho's Mechagodzilla and Titanosaurus.

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  1. Episodes 5-22 with Toshiro Aoki.

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Bibliography[edit | edit source]

  • Nakamura, Satoshi; Shiraishi, Masahiko; Aita, Tetsuo; Tomoi, Taketo; Shimazaki, Jun; Maruyama, Takeshi; Shimizu, Toshifumi; Hayakawa, Masaru (29 November 2014). Godzilla Toho Champion Festival Perfection. ASCII MEDIA WORKS. ISBN 978-4-04-866999-3.
  • Murase, Keizo (24 September 2015). Monster Maker: Keizo Murase - Treasured KAIJU Photobook. Yosensha. ISBN 978-4-8003-0756-9.

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