He created Macross and designed Transformers toys: Japanese anime legend Shoji Kawamori

//He created Macross and designed Transformers toys: Japanese anime legend Shoji Kawamori

He created Macross and designed Transformers toys: Japanese anime legend Shoji Kawamori

When Japanese anime master Shoji Kawamori first saw the HSBC headquarters in Hong Kong’s central business district 30 years ago, he immediately thought how the building, completed in 1985, was ahead of its time.“It was very futuristic,” says Kawamori, through an interpreter, at Wan Chai’s Grand Hyatt, of the 180 metre (591 foot) tall steel and aluminium structure by British architect Norman Foster.Chinese anime rising as country’s tech giants engage in cartoon arms raceIt’s not surprising the…

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