Kow Otani has composed the music for such anime titles as Haibane Renmei, Outlaw Star, Gundam Wing, The SoulTaker, You're Under Arrest! as well as Gamera and other Japanese films.
On the US releases of his soundtracks he is credited as "Kow Otani", or more recently, as "Kô Ôtani"
Kow Otani (大谷 幸, Ōtani Kō, born May 1, 1957) is a Japanese composer for anime, films, and video games. He is best known for creating the soundtracks to several Gamera films, the movie Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack, and for his work on the video game Shadow of the Colossus.