Shuko Murase is an animation director, designer, and animator.

His most recent works include Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway and BLADE RUNNER: BLACK OUT 2022.

Shuko Murase has worked as a character designer for Mobile Suit Gundam Wing and Argento Soma and made his directorial debut with Witch Hunter Robin in 2001.  Later works include Ergo Proxy, Dante’s Inferno, and Genocidal Organ. He has also participated as a character designer in non-anime works such as the game FINAL FANTASY IX and the CG movie Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within. 

Shuko Murase will appear on Friday and Saturday. He will appear on panels and will have one autograph session each day.