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Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days (Nintendo DS)

75
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.6
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days Credits

General Credits

DirectorTetsuya Nomura
Concept DesignTetsuya Nomura
StoryTetsuya Nomura
ScenarioYukari Ishida, Tomoko Kanemaki
Planning Director: EventsYukari Ishida
Lead Planner: MissionsHiroyuki Itou
Lead Planner: CombatYasuhiro Sato
BG SupervisorsTakeshi Endo, Masahide Tanaka
3D Character SupervisorTomohiro Kayano
Graphic Directors (h.a.n.d.)Nobuhiko Inoue, Koji Tokuyama
MusicYoko Shimomura
ProducerPatrick Chen
Executive ProducerShinji Hashimoto

Sanctuary

Opening ThemeSancuary ‑opening version-
Ending ThemeSancuary ‑after the battle-
(p) 2005The Island Def Jam Music Group
© 2005Walt Disney Music Company
Written byUtada Hikaru
Performed byUtada Hikaru
Arranged byUtada Hikaru
Produced byUtada Hikaru, Akira Miyake, Utada Shingg Teruzane

Cast

Voice ActorsJesse McCartney (Roxas [No. XIII]), Quinton Flynn (Axel [No. VIII]), Alyson Stoner (Xion [No. XIV] & Kairi), George Cole (Xemnas [No. I]), James Patrick Stuart (Xigbar [No. II]), David Dayan Fisher (Xaldin [No. III]), Derek Steven Prince (Vexen [No. IV]), David Boat (Lexaeus [No. V]), Vince Corraza (Zexion [No. VI]), Kirk Thornton (Saïx [No. VII]), Ryan O'Donohue (Demyx [No. IX]), Robin Atkin Downes (Luxord [No. X]), Keith Ferguson (Marluxia [No. XI]), Shanelle Gray (Larxene [No. XII]), Richard Epcar (Ansem), Christopher Lee (DiZ), David Gallagher (Riku), Meaghan Jette Martin (Naminé), Haley Joel Osment (Sora)
Featuring the Disney Character Voice Talents ofWayne Allwine, Tony Anselmo, Jeff Glenn Bennett, Jim Cummings, Bill Farmer, Jess Harnell, Kath E. Soucie
In Loving Memory ofWayne Allwine

Scenario

Scenario SupervisorDaisuke Watanabe
Text PlannersHarunori Sakemi, Kazuhiko Yajima

Planning

Combat PlannerSho Numakura
Cut Scene PlannerHitoshi Kondo

2D Art

Main ArtistTetsuya Nomura
Texture DesignersMaiko Araki, Mayumi Okamoto, Sayoko Hoshino, Masahiro Saito, Masashi Takizawa
2D ArtistsMihoko Ishii, Kaoru Kawaguchi, Tomoyuki Sato, Daigo Tsukada, Taiki Kurauchi, Yusuke Iwasa, Kazuhiro Fukagaya, Yuko Abiru

Map Modeling

DesignersKouko Ando, Kenichi Hayakawa

3D Animation

Lead AnimatorMunenori Shinagawa
AnimatorsReina Ikeda, Akie Oogaki, Rei Kato, Kanji Nishida, Tatsuya Uehara, Rie Honda, Yukiko Fukuzawa, Kouji Ooki
Lead Facial AnimatorAkira Iwasawa
Facial AnimatorsSatoko Funakubo, Chisa Yamanaka
Cut Scene DesignersHidekazu Kato, Ryo Shukunami

Development Team - h.a.n.d. Inc. (Planning)

Combat PlannersKyohei Suzuki, Shintaro Tsutsumino, Satoru Miyoshi
Enemy PlannerFumiya Ito
Mission PlannersHideyoshi Shimomoto, Tomoki Nagasawa, Kenji Kamada
Menu PlannerTadashi Fujita
Item PlannerArisa Horii
Event PlannerTōru Sonozaki

Development Team - h.a.n.d. Inc. (Programming)

Combat ProgrammerKazuharu Fumoto, Masanori Horiuchi
Enemy ProgrammersShinichi Fukui, Kazuhiro Sogawa, Norihito Tani
Mission ProgrammersManabu Mizoguchi, Keita Hatakeyama, Yukiko Tanaka, Noriyoshi Haishi, Tatsuya Nakagawa
Menu ProgrammersSusumu Nagaoka, Kōji Taguchi, Daisuke Sasaki, Takaaki Kon, Yasuhiro Hayashi
Event ProgrammersTaku Ohira, Takamichi Kato, Akihito Kobayashi, Hiroki Nakane, Susumu Tadatsu, Yusuke Asai, Yoshihide Akama, Hiroki Ozawa

Development Team - h.a.n.d. Inc. (Design)

Character Graphic DesignersAkihiro Takanami, Hiroki Seino
Enemy DesignersHiroyuki Kitagawa, Yoichiro Horiki
Event DesignersMunenori Hitomi, Takuya Hirano, Kanako Nishiguchi, Yilong Dai, Kazushi Kōsaka, Toshiyuki Ishima
BG DesignersRyota Takahashi, Ayaka Sakai, Taisuke Nakamura
Effect DesignersYuko Uchida, Misaki Sato
Item DesignersTetsuya Kobayashi, Kana Sakai
ManagementSatoshi Mikami, Kaname Fujii
Test PlayersTaiki Okubo, Asami Kita, Taku Yamada, Takashi Sekimoto, Kenichi Maki, Masaru Watanabe, Syogo Kawata, Yuya Iwataki

Development Team - h.a.n.d. Inc. (Sound)

Synthesizer OperatorsHirosato Noda, Keiji Kawamori
Sound DesignerRyo Inakura
Senior Sound EditorYukihiro Seta
Sound EditorYuki Hirose
Dialogue EditorAsako Suga
Assistant Dialogue EditorAtsushi Ohnishi
Project ManagerMasashi Kitagawa
Project AssistantsKazuki Hamamoto, Saeko Kanazawa

Disney Music Credits

"This Is Halloween" Words byDanny Elfman
"This Is Halloween" Music byDanny Elfman
"This Is Halloween" Copyright (c) 1993Buena Vista Music Company [BMI]

Voice Recording

Recording EngineerRita Kedineoglu (Skylark Sound Studios)
Dialogue EditorRita Kedineoglu (Skylark Sound Studios), Gil Perez (Skylark Sound Studios)
Production CoordinatorNadia Kedineoglu (Skylark Sound Studios)
Voice DirectorRobert Buchholz (Spliced Bread Production)
Recording StudioSkylark Sound Studios

Outside Contractors (Movie and Demo Edit)

DirectorIsao Nakajima (Slack Key Inc.)
EditorShunji Matsutani (drop in company)
CoordinatorYukihiko Kouno (Landsdale Inc.)
Edit StudioNTT Media Lab
Font SupplierDynaComware Corporation

Management

Project ManagerPatrick Chen
Business ManagerIchiro Hazama
Project AssistantsTomohiko Hirano, Nariko Takabatake

Quality Management Division

CoordinatorKenichiro Takahashi
Assistant CoordinatorYusuke Yamakura
Technical EngineersKazuya Okamoto, Tomohito Kohno, Toshimitsu Umezawa, Taisuke Yahisa
Technical AssistantTadahiro Kaneko
Senior TesterHiroyuki Omura
TestersDaisuke Higuchi, Hiroaki Fukumoto, Hironobu Ohta, Masaki Takatsu, Megumi Oshida, Sayaka Harada, Takehiro Asano, Yoshiyuki Takahashi, Koichiro Okuno, Masanori Abe, Narito Toda, Yosuke Kobayashi, Gohko Sakuma, Maiko Wakamiya, Ryuichi Someya, Shinichi Ota, Yuka Fujii, Yuko Morita, Mei Ito, Toyokazu Takagi, ...and the entire QA staff
Chief CoordinatorYuuchi Kikumoto
ManagerHideyuki Kato
Senior ManagerYukihiro Shibuya
General ManagerKoji Yamashita

Ratings Section

Ratings AdvisorsMegumi Terada, Reiko Kondō
ManagerMasashi Hiramatsu

Publicity Division

Assistant ProducerYumi Katsuyama
Publicity StaffNoriko Inoue, Masato Kogure, Yohei Murakami
SupervisorAkio Ohfuji
Chief International Marketing CoordinatorAyako Kawamoto
International Marketing CoordinatorEmiko Sato
General ProducerKōji Taguchi

Merchandising Division

General ManagerHidemi Matsuzuka
Development StaffMiyako Kibe, Yurie Kumamoto

Copyright Licensing Division

General ManagerIzumi Tsukushi
Copyright Licensing StaffYasuhiro Takamatsu

Sales Administration Section

ManagersHisano Arai, Shinobu Hidaki
Sales Administration StaffToyoaki Miyazaki, Aki Moriwaki, Atsuko Okuda, Kaori Nakanishi

Information System Division

Corporate ExecutiveHirokazu Nishikado
General ManagerTaku Murata
Senior ManagersMotoharu Mitamura, Naoko Tadaura, Hideaki Sato
ManagersYoshiya Shinada, Ryosuke Sakai
EngineersKazumasa Matsukawa, Jun Murayama
CoordinatorsTakayuki Komine, Junko Kuroda, Konomi Shimano, Kae Murata, Ryuhei Ozai, Chie Kigami, Takako Naganuma, Ayano Yamaguchi

Legal & Intellectual Property Division

Legal StaffAyako Hino
IP StaffHiroshi Harada, Saori Shibano, Haruko Yamazaki

Localization

Senior ManagerMasashi Hiramatsu
Localization Lead CoordinatorKazuyoshi Tashiro
Localization Assistant CoordinatorKaori Nozawa
English Lead TranslatorBrian Gray
English TranslatorJustin Morris
French TranslatorMonia Kim
Italian, German and Spanish Translation Leading CoordinatorSynthesis ‑ Milan
Italian, German and Spanish QA Leading CoordinatorSynthesis ‑ Milan
Italian, German and Spanish Project Management Leading CoordinatorSynthesis ‑ Milan

Square Enix Inc.

Senior Quality Assurance ManagerDavid Carrillo (Ribs)
Assistant QA ManagerAaron J. Adams
Senior QA CoordinatorMatthew A. Clift
QA CoordinatorLila Shin
Assistant QA CoordinatorLouis Sedeno III
QA AdministratorKeith P. Martz
QA AssociateJoshua D. Boden
QA TeamGreg R. Buchold, Amber Elliott, Eric A. Lee, Dylan C. Lifa, Jon Marcella, Adam David Pascual, Korey Patterson, Thaddeus Phillips
QA TranslatorMonica S. Chin
Localization DirectorYutaka Sano
QA DirectorYutaka Sano
Senior DIrector of Community & ServiceYasu Kurosawa
Senior Manager of OperationsFranko F. Fonseca
Information Center ManagerMicah Bravo
Information Center SupervisorsCarl Hidalgo, Jereme Skelton
Information Center RepresentativesNeil Herrera (Tak), James Massey, Gene Messerschmitt
Operations Support ManagerSean Michael
Operations Support SupervisorDana J. Kwon
Operations Support AgentsJesse Fuller, Chris Ichikawa, Jose Osio
Vice President Legal & Business Affairs, General CounselClinton Foy
Legal & Business AffairsSteve Ross, Desiree Rosales
Senior Brand ManagerKevin Hooper
Brand MarketingSakura Minamida, Raio Mitsuno
Assistant Director of Public RelationsSonia Im
Public RelationsAmelia Cantlay, Klee Kuo, Laura Shiraishi, Maliha Fariz
SalesRon Kurtz, Kanji Tashiro, Pete Spiegelman, Daniel McConnell, Eric Rosenberger, Johnny Lam
MerchandiseKanji Tashiro, Wilbur Lin
Web ServicesMaiko Sakurai, Tim Law, Patrick Lofstrom
Creative ServicesParker Sapp
Special ProjectsYuka Diaz
Events & Global CommunicationsWilbur Lin, Emi Bliss
Senior Director of Marketing Strategy and CommunicationsShinji Futami
Vice President of MarketingAmi Matsumura-Blaire
Senior Vice President, SalesRonald Scott
Senior Vice President, MarketingRonald Scott
Senior Vice PresidentShinji Hashimoto
PresidentJohn Yamamoto
CEOJohn Yamamoto

Square Enix Ltd.

Chief of QAAndré Woitczyk
Assistant QA ManagersLee Deneini, Dario de Cesare
UK QA CoordinatorVince Sri-Ram
UK Senior TesterAlex Chinchen
French QA CoordinatorThibaut Salembier
French Senior TesterKevin Balon
German QA CoordinatorKristina Rothe
German Senior TesterHoi-yee Leung
Italian QA CoordinatorGaetano Fabozzi
Italian Senior TesterGiulia Isnenghi
Spanish QA CoordinatorPíndaro Vargas-Farías
Spanish Senior TesterCruz Segovia Ardiz
UK QA TeamHaig Chapman, Jason Chu Chung Kee, Shanshan Dong, Shailesh Iyer
French QA TeamStéphanie Hervet, Vincent Lopez, Anne-Sophie Roger, Fabian Weber
German QA TeamMichael Brastenhofer, Jamsched Mohsseni, Ha Thanh Le Nguyen, Miika Virtanen, Caroline Maria Weselak, Patricia Wollschläger
Italian QA TeamClaudia Arbore, Sandro Cecchi, Nelson Cerino, Luca Falasca
Spanish QA TeamEnrique Arauz Morales, Jennifer Campos Hierro, Silvia Fornós Nogueras, Rosalía Méndez Castaño
QA TranslatorsSumiko Okada, Gavin Poffley
Assistant Localisation ProducerDaniel Mellar
Localisation ProducerAlex Moresby
Assistant Production ManagerYuko Tomizawa
Senior Production ManagerSeb Ohsan Berthelsen
Marketing AssistantNed Browning, Raúl Nieto García
Assistant Product ManagerCraig Parker-Wood
Senior Product ManagerAdrian Arnese
Marketing Communications ManagerStéphanie Journau
International Marketing CoordinatorAndii Yamanaka
PR AssistantRaúl Nieto García
Consumer PRCharlotte Fraczek
PR ManagerAlex Huhtala
Operations ManagerToby Coleman
UK Sales ManagerDouglas Bone
European Marketing DirectorDavid Dyett
Marketing DirectorMakoto Kotaka
Vice‑President ‑ MarketingLarry Sparks
Vice‑President ‑ AdministrationSota Hayashibara
Co‑COOMichael Sherlock
PresidentJohn Yamamoto
CEOJohn Yamamoto

Disney Interactive Studios Japan

Vice PresidentStanley Chow
Executive ProducerEmiko Yamamoto
ProducerTomomi Endo
Associate ProducerAdam Evanko
Marketing ManagerNana Takahashi
PRChizuko Mori
Marketing DirectorHideto Hara
Disney Character Voices, JapanDaizo Tsushi

Disney Interactive Studios

Senior Brand ManagerTamara Johnston

Disney Character Voices

Creative DirectorsBen Hoppe, Renée Johnson
Production DirectorBryan Monroe
Principal Audio SpecialistRandy Coppinger
Audio SpecialistEthan Friedericks
Production SupervisorVanessa E. McGee

Special Thanks

Special ThanksUtada Shingg Teruzane (U3 Music), Akira Miyake (EMI Music Japan Inc.), Hidenobu Okita (EMI Music Japan Inc.), Akira Matsumoto, Yusuke Uchino (Disney Consumer Products), Kentaro Kawai (Dentsu Inc.), Daisuke Atarashi (Dentsu Inc.), Hiroshi Emori (Le Bleu Co. Ltd.), Taku Nishida (Landsdale Inc.), Jin Saburi (Metal Red Inc.), Maiko Takahashi (Metal Red Inc.), Makiko Noda, Hideki Imaizumi, Tatsuya Nonaka, Motomu Toriyama, Hiroshi Harata, Takashi Sugi, Chihiro Hashi, Takaharu Aono, Mika Anzai, Atsuhiro Ishikawa, Takahiro Inoue, Ryo Oda, Kenichi Shida, Takayuki Naitō, Hiroshi Fukasawa, Shinichi Matsuda, Kenta Matsubara, Naoko Miyashita, Kayoko Yajima, Natsuki Ohiwa, Haruo Furukawa, Youichi Tanaka, Tatsuya Shoji, Tetsuhiko Hara, Michael-Christopher Koji Fox, Shinya Nakamura, Chiaki Yamauchi, Toshiyuki Inoue, Munehiro Ōsawa, Kumiko Ishida, Yuko Kono, Raúl María Arol Rosa, Mio Hachimori, Kanako Irino, Masami Ichihara (h.a.n.d. Inc.), Takashi Onodera (h.a.n.d. Inc.), Hiroshi Kanno (h.a.n.d. Inc.), Yukihito Ayabe (h.a.n.d. Inc.), Yoshiki Ura (h.a.n.d. Inc.), JoeDown  Studio, Mikiko Kawauchi (h.a.n.d. Inc.), Ayaka Sugawara (h.a.n.d. Inc.), ...and all Square-Enix + Disney Staff Members & Fans

h.a.n.d. Inc.

Executive ProducersTeruaki Matoba, Toshinori Imata, Yukihiro Akashi
General ProducersYouichi Wada, Keiji Honda

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Robin Atkin Downes, 177 other games
Ami Matsumura-Blaire, 133 other games
Keith Ferguson, 112 other games
Larry Sparks, 93 other games
David Carrillo, 88 other games
Shinji Hashimoto, 87 other games
Quinton Flynn, 86 other games
Jim Cummings, 85 other games
Yutaka Sano, 77 other games
Koji Yamashita, 76 other games
Kath E. Soucie, 76 other games
Yukihiro Shibuya, 74 other games
Renée Johnson, 72 other games
Keiji Honda, 71 other games
Hideyuki Kato, 70 other games
Kirk Thornton, 68 other games
Richard Epcar, 66 other games
John Yamamoto, 65 other games
Shinji Futami, 64 other games
Randy Coppinger, 63 other games
Aaron J. Adams, 61 other games
Jess Harnell, 61 other games
Jeff Glenn Bennett, 57 other games
Seb Ohsan Berthelsen, 57 other games
Stéphanie Journau, 56 other games

Collaborations

People who have worked on this game have also collaborated on the creation of the following games:

Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep, a group of 211 people
Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories, a group of 170 people
Final Fantasy XIII, a group of 159 people
Dissidia: Final Fantasy, a group of 125 people
Kingdom Hearts II, a group of 119 people
Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII, a group of 116 people
The World Ends with You, a group of 105 people
Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles - Echoes of Time, a group of 94 people
The Last Remnant, a group of 89 people
Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume, a group of 86 people
Front Mission Evolved, a group of 85 people
Final Fantasy XIV Online, a group of 84 people
Dragon Quest Wars, a group of 82 people
Final Fantasy IV: The After Years, a group of 81 people
Star Ocean: First Departure, a group of 78 people
Crystal Defenders, a group of 75 people
Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon, a group of 74 people
Final Fantasy IV, a group of 74 people
Lord of Arcana, a group of 73 people
Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift, a group of 72 people
Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII, a group of 71 people
Space Invaders Infinity Gene, a group of 68 people
Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection, a group of 64 people
Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles - Ring of Fates, a group of 61 people
Supreme Commander 2, a group of 61 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Patrick Bregger (110655)