Yoshiyuki Tomino is a Japanese mecha anime creator, animator, director, screenwriter, songwriter and novelist best known for creating the Gundam anime franchise. He was born in Odawara, Kanagawa Prefecture, and studied at Nihon University's College of Art.
- Known For: Directing
- Birthday: 1941-11-05
- Place of Birth: Odawara, Kanagawa, Japan
- Also Known As: 富野由悠季, Yoshiyuki Yokitani, 斧谷喜幸, とみの よしゆき, 阿佐みなみ, Minami Asa, 井草明夫, Akio Igusa, 井荻麟, Rin Iogi, 新田修介, Shuusuke Nitta, 富野喜幸, Minoru Yokitani, 斧谷稔