Yasuki Hamano




Age: 62


Summary: Japanese media expert and emeritus professor of media science at the University of Tokyo who had served on the managing committee for the Japan Media Arts Festival run by Japan's Agency for Cultural Affairs and also received a "Special Thanks To" credit in Makoto Shinkai's 2004 anime film The Place Promised in Our Early Days.



Cause of Death: After a stroke


Born: April 11, 1951


Died: January 3, 2014


Location: Tokyo, Japan