Yasuharu Takanashi (高梨 康治, Takanashi Yasuharu, born April 13, 1963) is a prolific Japanese composer and arranger for anime and video game series. His anime composition credits include Beyblade G-Revolution, Hell Girl, Ikki Tousen, Naruto Shippuden, Fairy Tail, Shiki, and Sailor Moon Crystal. He also composed on four Pretty Cure series: Fresh Pretty Cure!, HeartCatch PreCure!, Suite PreCure, and Smile PreCure!, as well as their related films, some of which were with composer Naoki Sato. Game music compositions include Genji: Dawn of the Samurai, Genji: Days of the Blade and J-Stars Victory VS. He also composed theme music for Pride Fighting Championships and Ultraman Max.
|Born||April 13, 1963|
|Genres||Anisong, game music, neoclassical|
Hard rock, Background music
|Associated acts||Planet Earth, Musashi, Yaiba, Hiroshi Takaki, Hellen, Hiromi Mizutani, Naoki Sato|
- Maximum Chase (2002)
- Dinosaur Hunting (2003)
- Super Robot Wars Scramble Commander (2003)
- Genji: Dawn of the Samurai (2005)
- Beat Down : Fist of Vengeance (2005)
- Genji: Days of the Blade (2006)
- Pachi-Slot Sengoku Musou, Yamasa Digi World SP: Pachi-Slot Sengoku Musou (2007)
- Super Robot Wars Scramble Commander the 2nd (2007)
- Onimusha Soul (2012)
- J-Stars Victory VS (2014)
- Celestial Arculs (2016)
- Decisive battle! Heiankyo (2019)
- Dragon Raja (2019)
- Shan Hai Jing Hua (2020)
- Chouseishin Gransazer (2003-04)
- Tokyo Wankei (co-composed by Yiruma) (2004, Drama)
- Genseishin Justirisers (2004-05)
- Kawaii! JeNny (2007)
- Neoromance Stage : In the time of being far away ~ Mai one night ~ (co-composed by Kenji Fujisawa) (2008, Stage)
- Neromance Stage : In the middle of a distant time ~ Obtain prevention ~ (co-composed by Kenji Fujisawa) (2008, Stage)
- Fire Leon (co-composed by Kenji Fujisawa) (2013, Drama)
- Ultraman R/B (2018)
- Z/ETA Drama CD (2002)
- Shabake : Usuo Usuo (2007)
- Mikarun X (2009)
- Maou Yu Demon King - Female Knight in the Country of Flowers (2012)
- Maou Yu Demon King - One King, Two Roads (2012)
- Mao Yu Demon King - Yuge Gaidai Dunes National Archery (2013)
- FANTASISTADOLL Special (2013)
- Maoyu Demon King Hero Declaration-An unnamed girl shouts (2014, Recycled Tracks)
- The Testament of Sister New Devil Blu-ray BOX Ecstasy CD (2018, Recycled Tracks)
- Talon of King (1985)
With Planet EarthEdit
- Big Bang (1993)
- Far East Groove (1998)
- 大和Yamato (2000)
- Musashi with Ryudo Uzaki (2001)
- Miyamoto Musashi (2002)
- "アニメ / メディア芸術データベース – 高梨康治" [Anime / Media Arts Database (search results) – Yasuharu Takanashi]. Media Arts Database (in Japanese). Japan: Agency for Cultural Affairs. Retrieved February 26, 2016.
- "works – ROCKMAN". Rockman (Yasuharu Takanashi official web site) (in Japanese). Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "Ikkitousen's New TV Anime, Xtreme Xecutor, Confirmed (Update 2)". Anime News Network. November 25, 2009. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "Horizon, No. 6, Sengoku Basara, Naruto Promos Streamed". Anime News Network. April 10, 2011. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "Fantasista Doll Promo Video Reveals Cast". Anime News Network. May 18, 2013. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "Kotono Mitsuishi Leads New Sailor Moon Crystal Anime Cast". Anime News Network. April 27, 2014. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "Rui Tanabe, Chiaki Takahashi Join Ikki Tousen: Extravaganza Epoch OVA's Cast". Anime News Network. October 24, 2014. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "CDJapan : BORUTO – NARUTO THE MOVIE – Original Soundtrack Animation Soundtrack (Music by Yasuharu Takahashi) CD Album". CDJapan. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "The Testament of Sister New Devil Anime's 1st Promo Previews Opening Theme". Anime News Network. October 10, 2014. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "PreCure All Stars: Spring Carnival Movie's New Video Previews Go! Princess Precure". Anime News Network. December 27, 2014. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "Sanrio's Show by Rock Anime Posts 2nd Video, New Visual". Anime News Network. March 21, 2015. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
- "3rd Season of Sailor Moon Crystal's Spring Premiere, New Staff Revealed". Anime News Network. January 8, 2016. Retrieved January 8, 2016.
- Chapman, Paul (March 7, 2016). ""Fukigen na Mononokean" TV Anime Summons Up Main Cast & Staff". Crunchyroll. Retrieved March 7, 2016.
- "キャスト・スタッフ TVアニメ「ALL OUT!!オールアウト」公式サイト" (in Japanese). Retrieved July 10, 2016.
- "Zombieland Saga Anime's Video Reveals Staff, More Cast, October 4 Premiere". Anime News Network. September 10, 2018. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
- "Yasuharu Takanashi confirms his role on Sailor Moon Eternal film!". Twitter. April 30, 2020. Retrieved April 30, 2020.