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YOSHINO Hiroyuki  [Edit]
Associated Names
Name (in native language)
吉野 弘幸
Birth Place
Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Birth Date
June 2, 1970
Last Updated
May 25th, 2:19am PST
Since beginning his career with the noted studio Sunrise, he has scripted numerous of its anime including Mai-HiME, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion and Mai-Otome.

Upon graduating from Waseda University's school of literature, he took a position as a teacher of world history at a high school. After this, Yoshino joined the staff of Tokuma Shoten's Animage magazine as a writer. It was here that the Sunrise producer Naotake Furusato offered him a position in the studio as screenwriter.

Since joining Sunrise, the first series in which he was head writer and wrote the series composition was Mai-HiME, whose follow-ups Mai-Otome and Mai-Otome Zwei he has also gone on to supervise. He has also authored the manga adaptation of Mai-Otome (along with Tatsuhito Higuchi) and gone on to write numerous other manga series.
Blood Type
Harem(6)  Mature(5)  Shounen(5)  Action(4)  Comedy(4)  Drama(4)  Romance(4)  School Life(4)  Sci-fi(4)  Adult(3)  Ecchi(3)  Fantasy(3)  Gender Bender(2)  Seinen(2)  Shoujo Ai(2)  Supernatural(2)  Adventure(1)  Lolicon(1)  Yuri(1) 
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Series Title (Click for series info)   Genre   Year
Macross F: Secret Visions   Comedy, Romance, Sci-fi, Shounen   2009
Mai-Hime   Action, Drama, Ecchi, Harem, Mature, Romance, School Life, Sci-fi, Shounen, Supernatural   2004
Mai-Otome   Comedy, Drama, Ecchi, Fantasy, Gender Bender, Harem, Mature, Romance, School Life, Shoujo Ai, Shounen   2005
Mai-Otome Arashi   Comedy, Ecchi, Fantasy, Gender Bender, Harem, Mature, Sci-fi, Seinen, Shoujo Ai   2007
Seikon no Qwaser   Action, Adult, Drama, Harem, Lolicon, Mature, School Life, Shounen, Supernatural, Yuri   2006
Shinju no Nectar   Action, Adult, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Harem, Mature, Shounen   2016
VITA Sexualis   Action, Adult, Comedy, Harem, Romance, School Life, Sci-fi, Seinen   2007
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