Yasuko Kobayashi (小林 靖子 Kobayashi Yasuko?) is a Japanese anime and tokusatsu drama screenwriter who has been involved in various television shows throughout her career, beginning in 1993 with Tokusou Robo Janperson.
Since her debut writing credits in Janperson, Kobayashi has been the main writer on many anime and tokusatsu television series and films. She has also been a writer on individual episodes within other series. Her credits as head writer are listed below.
An asterisk denotes head writer position
- Tokkei Winspector - Episode 24, first writing credit
- Tokusou Robo Janperson
- Blue SWAT
- Juukou B-Fighter
- B-Fighter Kabuto
- Denji Sentai Megaranger
- Seijuu Sentai Gingaman (main writer)
- Kyukyu Sentai GoGo-V
- Mirai Sentai Timeranger (main writer)
- Kamen Rider Agito - One episode
- Kamen Rider Ryuki *
- GoGo Sentai Boukenger
- Kamen Rider Den-O *
- Samurai Sentai Shinkenger (main writer)
- Kamen Rider OOO *
- Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters (main writer)
- Garo: Makai Senki- One episode
- Zero: Black Blood* (main writer)
- Ressha Sentai ToQger (main writer)
- Garo: The Carved Seal of Flames *
- Kamen Rider Den-O: I'm Born!
- Kamen Rider Den-O & Kiva: Climax Deka
- Saraba Kamen Rider Den-O: Final Countdown
- Cho Kamen Rider Den-O & Decade Neo Generations: The Onigashima Warship
- Samurai Sentai Shinkenger The Movie: The Fateful War
- Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider The Movie: Cho-Den-O Trilogy (Episodes Red and Blue)
- Kamen Rider OOO Wonderful: The Shogun and the 21 Core Medals
- Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Fourze & OOO: Movie War Mega Max
- Zero: Black Blood was Yasuko's first head writing credit for the franchise.