Yukiko Nakatani

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Yukiko Nakatani

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Gender: Female
Date of birth: October 30, 1987
Place of birth: Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Location: Japan
Position: Animation director
Studio: Studio Guts
Years active: 2006-present
Aliases: みそかつ (Miso Cutlet)
Website: Twitter Account
Last name can also be Nakaya.

Yukiko Nakatani (中谷 友紀子 Nakatani Yukiko?) is a Japanese animator from Aichi Prefecture. She only does animation director work in Detective Conan anime.


After her high school graduation, she joined Studio Guts (スタジオガッツ). She then debuted as a key animator in 2006 via the anime Binbō Shimai Monogatari (貧乏姉妹物語). Importantly, she served as the character designer for Go! Princess PreCure (Go!プリンセスプリキュア) in 2015. In May 2022, Nakatani left Studio Guts, and currently a freelance animator. She mainly works for Toei Company and OLM, Inc. currently.

Nakatani only participated in the production of one Detective Conan anime episode, which was under the name of Studio Guts.

Works in Detective Conan


Participation in: 1 case (1 episode)

Jpn# Int# Episode title Original broadcast Role Note
822 877 The Suspects Are a Passionate Couple (Part 1) June 18, 2016 Animation director

Other notable works


  • One Piece: Animation Director, Key Animation
  • Pandora Hearts: Animation Director, Key Animation
  • Kimi ni Todoke: Key Animation
  • BRAVE10: Assistant Animation Director
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Sevens: Animation Director


  • Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion: 2nd Key Animation
  • One Piece: Episode of Chopper Plus: Bloom in the Winter, Miracle Sakura: Key Animation
  • Dragon Ball Super: Broly: Animation Director
  • Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero: Animation Director

See also


  1. Page partially or completely translated from the Chinese version of August 20th, 2023.
  2. 中谷友紀子 - Wikipedia (Japanese)
  3. 中谷友紀子 - Atwiki (Japanese)
  4. Anime News Network
  5. Bangumi (Chinese)