• 'Naruto Shippūden' Director, Animator and Scriptwriter Osamu Kobayashi Dead at 57 Years Old

    22 days ago - By Hypebeast

    According to reports , Naruto Shippūden director, animator and scriptwriter Osamu Kobayashi has died during the evening of April 17, 2021. Word of the anime figure's death first surfaced on his Twitter with a message that read , "Osamu Kobayashi, Aged 57-He set off for heaven last night. It's unfortunate to say that I ran out of strength after battling kidney cancer for the past two year...It is regretful because there are still things I wanted to do and works I wanted to make. When I am reborn again, I will surely make some great works! Adios. The eternal 23-year-old." Born January 10...
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