At the extraordinary general meeting held on January 6th, 2020, it was decided that Yoichi Kato is a new member of the board as part-time director of ARCH. He is an expert on planning and writing successful multi-genre Anime, from kids’ Anime to Anime for adults, for all generations and gender. ARCH will increase its planning and development as well as producing skills through his knowledge to have an even bigger impact on the entertainment industry.
Yoichi Kato will continue his work as scenario writer as usual, as CEO of PLUS ONE, Inc.
Brief Profile of Yoichi Kato
As a student he debuted as broadcast writer, shifting to Anime in the early 2000s. He did the scenario and series composition for many popular Anime such as “Aikatsu!”, ” Yo-kai Watch!” “City Hunter the Movie: Shinjuku Private Eyes” or “Space Brothers”. He did not only write the story for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games mascots Miraitowa and Someity, but also games and theatre plays – he is active in any genre. Since 2015 he is CEO of PLUS ONE, Inc., since 2020 member of the board of ARCH.
・TV and Movie “Aikatsu!”
・TV and Movie “Yo-kai Watch!”
・TV Anime “Duel Masters”
・Live action tokusatsu drama and Movie “Secret × Heroine Phantomirage!”
・Movie “City Hunter the Movie: Shinjuku Private Eyes”
・TV Anime “DREAM FESTIVAL!” / “DREAM FESTIVAL! R”
・TV Anime “Space Brothers”
・YouTube Anime “Monster Strike”
・and many more
Scenario Writer Yoichi Kato new Member of the Board (2020/02/03)