Masahiko Otsuka started his career at Studio Ghibli as an assistant director for “Pompoko” and “Whisper of the Heart”. He later moved to Studio GAINAX to assist in the production of “Neon Genesis Evangelion” as an episodic director. After directing his own series “Petite Princess Yucie”, he joined the production of “GURREN LAGANN” as assistant director. In 2011 he established Studio TRIGGER with several of his associates from GAINAX. Since then, Masahiko has been participating on and off in the creative process of TRIGGER’s project. His latest work includes the script for "Cyberpunk Edge Runners.