Yasushi Nirasawa

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Yasushi Nirasawa
Native name韮沢 靖
Born(1963-08-26) August 26, 1963 (age 50)
Niigata Prefecture
NationalityJapanese
OccupationCreature designer
 
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Yasushi Nirasawa
Native name韮沢 靖
Born(1963-08-26) August 26, 1963 (age 50)
Niigata Prefecture
NationalityJapanese
OccupationCreature designer

Yasushi Nirasawa (韮沢 靖 Nirasawa Yasushi?, August 26, 1963-) is a Japanese illustrator, character designer, and model maker born in Tochio, Niigata Prefecture. He is well known for character designs in Kamen Rider Series entries Kamen Rider Blade, Kamen Rider Kabuto, and Kamen Rider Den-O and the creatures in the GARO series.

In 2009, he was brought onto the productions of Kamen Rider Decade, the Cho-Den-O Series, and Kamen Rider G in designing the Paradoxa Undead, the Alligator Imagin, the villains Goludora and Shilubara, and the Phylloxera Worm, respectively.[1] He later provided the designs of the original villains of the Super Sentai Series's 2011 entry Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger. His designs for the various Tokusatsu productions are published in UNDEAD GREEN BLOOD, GITAI, SAY YOUR WISH, and ZANGYACK WORKS LOG.

Art Style[edit]

Two common themes in Nirasawa's design are asymmetry and some of the designs having skeletal elements to them.

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