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Yūzō Koshiro

Also Known As

  • Yuzo Koshiro
  • Yuzou Koshiro

Game Credits

Production

The Legend of Oasis (1996)   (Producer)
Beyond Oasis (1994)   (Producer)
Streets of Rage 3 (1994)   (Music Producer )
 

Programming/Engineering

The Scheme (1988)   (Sub Routine)
 

Audio

Kid Icarus: Uprising (2012)   (Music Composition)
Half-Minute Hero (2009)   (Composers)
Super Smash Bros.: Brawl (2008)   (Music Arrangement)
Etrian Odyssey (2007)   (Composer)
Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin (2006)   (Composer)
Namco x Capcom (2005)   (Music & Arrangement (作曲/編曲))
Shenmue II (2001)   (Music Composers)
The Legend of Oasis (1996)   (Music Composer)
Zork I: The Great Underground Empire (1996)   (Music)
Beyond Oasis (1994)   (Music composer)
Robotrek (1994)   (Sound Producer)
ActRaiser 2 (1993)   (Sound Composer)
Slap Fight MD (1993)   (Sound Composed by)
Streets of Rage 2 (1993)   (Music composition)
Batman Returns (1992)   (Sound management)
Batman Returns (1992)   (Sound management)
Shinobi II: The Silent Fury (1992)   (Sound)
Super Adventure Island (1992)   (Sound)
Eye of the Beholder (1991)   (Music)
Shinobi (1991)   (Sound)
Sonic the Hedgehog (1991)   (Rearrange and Original Music)
Star Wars: Attack on the Death Star (1991)   (Music (音楽))
Streets of Rage (1991)   (Music )
ActRaiser (1990)   (Music Composer)
Misty Blue (1990)   (Music (音楽))
The Revenge of Shinobi (1989)   (Music Composer)
The Scheme (1988)   (Music)
Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished - The Final Chapter (1988)   (Music)
Legacy of the Wizard (1987)   (Music)
Ys: The Vanished Omens (1987)   (Music compose)
Space Harrier (1985)   (Sound Effector)
Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II (1985)   (Music)
 

Thanks

Streets of Rage Remake (2006)   (Very Special Thanks)
 

Other

Misty Blue (1990)   (Copyright 1990)
The Scheme (1988)   (Staff)
Sorcerian (1987)   (Composers)
Ys: The Vanished Omens (1987)   (Staff)
 


Developer Biography

Yūzō Koshiro (古代 祐三) is a Japanese music composer. He was born on 12th December 1967 in Tokyo. He took music lessons from Joe Hisaishi for three years when he was a child, and later self-taught composition. During his high school years he began composing chiptune music on the PC-88.

In 1986 he joined Nihon Falcom and composed music for their well-known games such as Dragon Slayer and Ys series.

In 1988 he began freelancing, and in 1990 founded Ancient with other members of his family. He composed music for games released by the company, including Streets of Rage series. Later he also contributed to the soundtrack of Shenmue (1999).

Last updated: May 15, 2012