Actor Masahiro Inoue, who is best known for his role as Tsukasa Kadoya/Kamen Rider Decade announced that he was appointed as the representative director of the the anime production company, AIC RIGHTS.
The official website of singer Ichiro Mizuki announced that he has passed away. He was 74 years old.
It was reported that long-time anime and tokusatsu composer Michiaki Watanabe has passed away. He was 96 years old.