Final Fantasy XI : Animation Director Yoshinori Kanada Dies
Yoshinori Kanada, an influential
animator, whose work stretches as far back as the 1970's died of a
heart attack on July 22nd, 2009. Kanada worked on several projects for
Studio Ghibli including favorites such as Princess Mononoke.
He then went on to Square Enix, starting as a layout artist for the film Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within.ffxi gil. Kanada also served as animation director for Final Fantasy XI, and did story board work for Final Fantasy IV DS.