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Yōichi Wada

Also Known As

  • 和田 洋一
  • Youichi Wada

Game Credits

Business

Tomb Raider (2013)   (Production Executives)
Hitman: Absolution (2012)   (President and Representative Director)
Sleeping Dogs (2012)   (President)
The World Ends with You: Solo Remix (2012)   (Production Executives)
Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection (2011)   (Production Executives)
Fortune Street (2011)   (Corporate Executives)
Death by Cube (2010)   (Production Executive)
Final Fantasy XIV Online (2010)   (Production Executives)
Front Mission Evolved (2010)   (Production Executives)
Lufia: Curse of the Sinistrals (2010)   (President)
Star Ocean: The Last Hope - International (2010)   (President)
Crystal Defenders (2008)   (Publishers)
Star Ocean: First Departure (2008)   (Publisher)
Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen (2007)   (Publisher)
Dragon Quest Swords: The Masked Queen and the Towe... (2007)   (Publishers)
Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles - Ring of Fates (2007)   (Corporate Executive)
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker (2006)   (Publisher)
Drakengard 2 (2006)   (President and Representative Director)
Grandia III (2005)   (Publisher)
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King (2004)   (Publisher)
Fullmetal Alchemist and the Broken Angel (2003)   (CEO)
 

Production

Final Fantasy XIII-2 (2014)   (Production Executives)
Kingdom Hearts HD I.5 ReMIX (2013)   (Executive Producers)
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 (2010)   (Production Executives)
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation (2010)   (Production Executives)
Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (2010)   (General Producers)
Kingdom Hearts Re:coded (2010)   (General Producers)
Lord of Arcana (2010)   (Production Executives)
Mario Sports Mix (2010)   (Executive Producers)
Arkanoid Live! (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Bubble Bobble Neo! (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Darius Burst (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles - Echoes of Time (2009)   (Production Executives)
Final Fantasy XIII (2009)   (Production Executives)
Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days (2009)   (General Producers)
Season of Mystery: The Cherry Blossom Murders (2009)   (Production Executives)
Spac3 Invaders Extr3me 2 (2009)   (Executive Producer)
Thexder Neo (2009)   (Production Executives)
Dissidia: Final Fantasy (2008)   (Production Executives)
Exit DS (2008)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy IV: The After Years (2008)   (Production Executives)
Kingdom Hearts: Re:Chain of Memories (2008)   (Executive Producers)
The Last Remnant (2008)   (Production Executives)
The Legend of Kage 2 (2008)   (Executive Producer)
Spac3 Invaders Extr3me (2008)   (Executive Producer)
Space Bust-A-Move (2008)   (Executive Producer)
Space Invaders Infinity Gene (2008)   (Production Executives)
Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume (2008)   (Production Executive)
Final Fantasy (2007)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon (2007)   (Publishers)
Final Fantasy II (2007)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings (2007)   (Production Executives)
Heroes of Mana (2007)   (Production Executive)
The World Ends with You (2007)   (Executive Producers)
Children of Mana (2006)   (General Producer)
Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII (2006)   (Production Executives)
Final Fantasy V Advance (2006)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy XII (2006)   (Executive Producers)
Mario Hoops 3 on 3 (2006)   (Executive Producers)
Project Sylpheed: Arc of Deception (2006)   (Publisher)
Yosumin! (2006)   (Production Executive)
Front Mission 5: Scars of the War (2005)   (Executive Producer)
Kingdom Hearts II (2005)   (Executive Producers)
Samurai Legend Musashi (2005)   (Executive Producer)
Dragon Quest V: Tenkū no Hanayome (2004)   (Publisher)
Final Fantasy I & II: Dawn of Souls (2004)   (Executive Producer)
Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories (2004)   (Executive Producer )
Final Fantasy Tactics Advance (2003)   (Production Executive)
Final Fantasy X-2 (2003)   (Production Executives)
Front Mission 4 (2003)   (Executive Producers)
Sword of Mana (2003)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy Origins (2002)   (Executive Producer)
Kingdom Hearts (2002)   (Production Executives)
Unlimited Saga (2002)   (Executive Producers)
Final Fantasy X (2001)   (Production Executive)
Final Fantasy III (1994)   (Executive Producer)
Final Fantasy II (1991)   (Executive Producers)
The Final Fantasy Legend (1989)   (Executive Producer)
 

Quality Assurance

Radiata Stories (2005)   (Publisher:)
 

Public Relations

Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo Tales (2007)   (Publisher)
Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift (2007)   (Executive Publisher)
Valkyrie Profile 2: Silmeria (2006)   (Publisher)
 

Thanks

Murdered: Soul Suspect (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Dungeon Siege III (2011)   (Special Thanks)
Supreme Commander 2 (2010)   (Special Thanks)
Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII (2007)   (Special Thanks)
Yosumin! (2006)   (Production Executive)
 

Other

Tomb Raider (2013)   (Production Executives)
Final Fantasy Dimensions (2012)   (Publishers)
0 day Attack on Earth (2009)   (Publishers)
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies (2009)   (Publishers)
Dragon Quest Wars (2009)   (Production Executives)
Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth (2006)   (Publisher)
Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime (2005)   (Publisher)
Fullmetal Alchemist 2: Curse of the Crimson Elixir (2004)   (Publisher)
Star Ocean: Till the End of Time (2004)   (Publishers)
Final Fantasy Tactics (1997)   (Publisher)
 

Companies

Fullmetal Alchemist and the Broken Angel (2003)   (Publisher )
 


Developer Biography

Yoichi Wada was the President of Square. After the merger of Square and Enix in April 2003, he kept the position. He is credited with a publishing role and/or as Executive Producer of any games Square Enix publishes. He is also Representative Director of the board of Square Enix. He resigned his position at the end of March 2013.

Last updated: Jul 21, 2013