Hiroyuki Horiuchi

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Hiroyuki Horiuchi

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Gender: Male
Date of birth: December 21, 1962
Place of birth: Aomori, Japan
Location: Japan
First name can also be Hinoyuki.

Hiroyuki Horiuchi (堀内 博之 Horiuchi Hiroyuki?) is a Japanese animator from Aomori Prefecture. He does mechanical designing, key animation, and animation director works in Detective Conan anime and movies.

Works in Detective Conan

Horiuchi was involved in the production of the Detective Conan anime fairly early, starting with the 2nd episode Company President's Daughter Kidnapping Case, in 1996. He did key animation mostly in the anime, except being the prop designer and animation director for The Gathering of the Detectives! Shinichi Kudo vs. Kaitou Kid, and being the layout supervisor for Miracle at Koshien Ball Park! The Defiants Face the Dark Demon. After 2007, Horiuchi mainly focused on the production of Detective Conan movies. In which he served as different kinds of animation director, such as effect and action animation directors.

In addition, Horiuchi served as the technical advisor for episodes 343-344, 346-382, and 384-408.

Participation in: 19 movies

Participation in: 2 specials

Other notable works


  • Detective Conan: Zero's Tea Time: Key Animation
  • Boruto: Naruto Next Generations: Action Animation Director, Action Supervision, Effect Animation Director, Key Animation
  • Dr. Stone: Action Animation Supervisor, Key Animation, Main Animator
  • The Familiar of Zero: Rondo of Princesses: Chief Animation Director, Key Animation
  • Dr. Stone: Chief Animation Director, Animation Director, Assistant Animation Director, Key Animation
  • Momo: The Girl God of Death: Character Design, Chief Animation Director, Animation Director
  • Pokémon Sun & Moon: Animation Director, Key Animation


  • Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's New Dinosaur: Key Animation
  • Lupin III: Dead or Alive: Key Animation
  • Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus: Key Animation
  • Naruto Shippūden: Animation Director, Key Animation
  • Yowamushi Pedal Re:Generation: Ride Design


  1. Twitter Account (Japanese)
  2. Instagram Account (Japanese)
  3. 堀内博之 - Wikipedia (Japanese)
  4. 堀内博之 - Atwiki (Japanese)
  5. Anime News Network