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Hajime Yatate (矢立 肇 Yatate Hajime?) is a pseudonym for the collective contributions of the Sunrise animation staff.


"Hajime Yatate" is considered named after a quote of Matsuo Bashō's Oku no Hosomichi:

是を矢立の初めとして、行く道なほ進まず (Kore wo yatate no hajime toshite, Ikumichi naho susumazu)
This was the first time I used my travel writing implements, and I was still reluctant to venture farther.[1]
  1. Basho's Narrow Road. Tr. Hiroaki Sato. Stone Bridge Press, 1996

Credited series

This collective entity is given credit to as the "Original Creator" (原作 gensaku?) of most original Sunrise works, including, but not limited to:

See also

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