Nobuteru Yuki is a Japanese manga artist, artist, character designer and animator. He began as a doujinshi artist under the nom de plume The Man in the High Castle and Ubik, both references to the works of American science fiction author Philip K. Dick. He has designed characters for manga, anime and video games, and has frequently collaborated with director Kazuki Akane, including on his most famous work, The Vision of Escaflowne.
He has worked on a number of anime titles and is best known for his character designs for Record of Lodoss War (1990-1991), The Vision of Escaflowne (1996) and Kids on the Slope (2012). In the realm of video games, he is best known for his character designs in Chrono Cross and Seiken Densetsu 3.