Former TOEI Animation producer and creator of the famous Kamen Rider story Tohru Hirayama has passed away on Wednesday, 31st July 2013 after suffering a heart failure. His lifeline finished after 84 years of faithful existence and adding a lot of remarkable ideas to the world of anime and movie culture in Japan.
Another great man has left us and the Japanese culture as a whole. He will be greatly missed for his amazing talent in creating unique and attracting stories as well as being a great producer of live-action movies and TV series.
Source: Hachima Kikou