|Date of birth:||February 24|
|Place of birth:||Shinjo, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan|
Yutaka Abe (阿部 ゆたか Abe Yutaka), was born on February 24th in Shinjo, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. He currently lives in Tokyo.  Abe is one of Gosho Aoyama's assistants and has done work for the Detective Conan Special series alongside Denjiro Maru. He began working on manga in 1979 for Hitomi and then at Nakayoshi (publishers of Sailor Moon, Goldfish Warning, etc.) in 1981 before leaving in 1985 to create his own works. 
Yutaka Abe, from episode 38 may be named after him.
 Other works
- Kuma-chan series
- Dragon Quest - The Legend of the Rubis Spirit
- Triangle High School
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