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Tomohiro Nishikado

Also Known As

  • T. Nishikado

Game Credits

Production

Bust-A-Move Millennium (2000)   (Producer)
Pop'n Pop (1998)   (Director (ディレクター))
Ray Tracers (1997)   (Producer)
Bust-A-Move Again (1996)   (Producer)
Zeitgeist (1995)   (Executive Producer)
Sonic Blast Man II (1994)   (Producer)
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom (1993)   (Taito Staff)
S.C.I.: Special Criminal Investigation (1992)   (Producer)
Darius Twin (1991)   (Producers )
Master of Weapon (1991)   (Producer)
Parasol Stars: The Story of Bubble Bobble III (1991)   (Producer)
Sagaia (1990)   (Executive producer)
 

Design

Space Invaders Pocket (2005)   (Design (絵柄))
Space Invaders Revolution (2005)   (Original Game Design)
Pop'n Pop (1998)   (Director)
Space Invaders: Virtual Collection (1995)   (Original)
Space Invaders (1978)   (Created by)
 

Thanks

Space Invaders Infinity Gene (2010)   (Special Thanks)
Space Invaders (1994)   (Special Thanks)
Bubble Bobble (1988)   (Special Thanks to)
 

Other

Bubble Bobble (1988)   (Taito C.P. Team)
 


Developer Biography

Tomohiro Nishikado is a Japanese video game developer best known for creating the classic arcade game Space Invaders.

He graduated from Tokyo Denki University in 1968 with a degree in Engineering. The following year he joined Pacific Industries Ltd which was a subsidiary of Taito Trading Company. By the time Space Invaders was released in 1978 Nishikado had worked on 10 other games at the company.

In 1996 he left Taito to form his own company, Dreams. He later returned to Taito to take up a position as a technical advisor.

Last updated: Nov 06, 2016