Way of the Samurai Credits (PlayStation 2)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Gameplay
69
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Way of the Samurai Credits

Acquire Corp.

ProducerTakuma Endo
DirectorKoshi Nakanishi
PlannersHaruyuki Ohashi, Tomonori Kawanishi
ScriptwritersShogo Sakamoto (Acolt), Hiroaki Miura (Proud Entertainment)
ProgrammersTomohiro Tsuchida, Taku Harada, Tetsuya Iizuka, Hiroki Mikajiri, Kouhei Kamata, Masatoshi Washimi, Naohiro Harada (ALU), Nobutaka Kobayashi
Event ScriptwritersFumio Yusa, Hiroaki Sawaki, Naoyuki Shiraishi (Creek & River), Kikuo Shinomiya (Creek & River), Tadaaki Yokoyama, Nobuhiro Momiyama
Character DesignersToshio Koike, Yoko Kohara, Midori Motozawa, Yumiko Sugiyama, Hideki Shiroma
Map DesignersYumiko Sugihara, Hiroko Yoshimi, Naoshi Ito, Takehiko Yamamoto
Motion DesignersYoshiyuki Odajima, Tetsuya Toyoshima, Toshihiro Hatanaka, Takamitsu Nakahama
Motion Capturers (Studio ACQUIRE)Yoshiaki Arimura, Masaki Kawakami, Yoshiaki Sano
Special Thanks toTakashi Iwama, Sadahisa Mae, Yuko Ishibashi, Takayuki Isano, Minoru Yoshida (Creek & River), Naotaka Ueki, Masaya Takeuchi, Kenji Kubota

Voice Casts: Mausu Promotion

Main Character ‑ AdolescenceMakoto Aoki
Main Character ‑ YouthYasuyuki Kase
Main Character - Middle AgeKeijin Okuda
Main Character ‑ FemaleAyako Ito
TesshinYōsuke Akimoto
MurasakiKaho Koda
KintaroMai Nagasako
ShiretokoEiji Sekiguchi
TsubohachiHiromichi Kogami
KitchoSōichirō Shibata
ChelseaMiyuki Sawashiro
KaribeShusaku Shirakawa
HyugaSatoru Tugawa
Suzu Ema Kogure
KirikichiYoji Ueda
DonDaisuke Ono
InokashiraMasayuki Kato
JoseTakahiro Yoshino
TamagawaDaisuke Egawa
ToyokoSejiro Tyoda
DojimaAtsushi Imaruoka
CoordinatorTomonori Miyamoto

Motion Actors

Motion ActorsTsutomu Kitagawa (Japan Action Enterprise), Shoji Hatisuka (Japan Action Enterprise), Takayuki Nakayama, Kuniko Kojima, Hiroki Goto

Music created by:

Composer/ProducerNoriyuki Asakura
Recording EngineerYasō Morimoto
Assistant EngineerKentaro Kikuchi
Mixing EngineerNaoto Shibuya
Recording CoordinatorYoshitaka Ono
CollaboratorsHiroshi Tamura
ViolinYuichiro Goto, Kiyomi Sugiura, Yuzuru Kuwata, Osamu Inou, Hirokazu Koizumi, Yoshiyuki Kosugi, Miyoko Tsubuku, Sonou Nakamura, Kanako Ito, Takuya Mori
ViolaReiko Ikehata, Noriko Nishimori
CelloTomoki Iwanaga, Makoto Ōsawa
GuitarKiyotugu Amano
PianoYoshihiro Tomonari
HornShuntarō Matsuda
Japanese FluteTakeshi Shinohara
VocalTomoko Shibata

Sound Effect created by: Pubulic Image Inc.

Sound DirectorTakashi Kanzaki
Chief EngineerTatsuyoshi Fujii
Sound CreationTsutomu Fuzawa

Opening Movie created by: Digital Zero

Digital ZeroYuichi Sakai, Takashi Kitada, Taichi Ito, Yukiko Wakasa, Daisuke Tachibana, Hirotaka Koizumi

Tuning: Sarugakucho Inc.

Sarugakucho Inc.Toru Hashimoto, Atsushi Miyake, Takeshi Asano, Noboru Matsumoto, Kenichi Yokoo, Masakazu Hagiwara, Naoya Kojima, Susumu Nakazawa, Hiroshi Satō

Debugging: MediaEntertainment Inc.

MediaEntertainment Inc.Yūji Sasaki, Shinji Oda, Ryuta Hatanaka, Yasuhiko Fujii, Satoshi Taira, Yoshikatsu Sakabe, Masayoshi Wakuoka, Michihisa Mabuchi, Kunihiro Imabayashi, Isamu Osawa, Hiroshi Hara, Shinj Iwai, Daichi Sato, Shunsuke Adachi, Keiichi Kimura, Takaaki Uenoyama, Daizo Ishikawa

Debugging: Pole To Win Co., Ltd.

Section ManagerAkihiro Yamada
Assistant Section ManagerYusuke Higano, Noriaki Ishida
TesterHiroaki Iwahara, Nobutoshi Tajima, Mariko Sawada, Tomokazu Nakamura

Translation: ARBOL Inc.

Chief EditorHiroyasu Yamazaki
TranslatorYumiko Egawa
AdvisorLarry Herlt

Spike Co., Ltd.

ProductionMaki Kimura, Yoshinori Terasawa
AdvertisementRyouta Haino
Public ReleaseTomoko Asakawa, Yasuzo Katayose
Schedule ManagementYasuhiro Iizuka
MarketingTomoaki Nohara, Hiroyuki Sasaki
Production ManagerMitsutoshi Sakurai
General ManagerRon Ho

BAM! Entertainment Staff Credits

BAM! EntertainmentAaron Endo, Scott Smith, Bill White, Rob Ricks, Susan Kramer, Mika Kelly, Ray Musci, Bernard Stolar, Hideo Oishi

Other

AssociationALU Limited company, Opus Corp., Creek & River Co., Ltd., DDL Corporation, Digital Zero, Mausu Promotion, MediaEntertainment Inc.
Project Planning and ProductionAcquire Corp.
Sales Spike Co., Ltd.

Eidos Interactive UK

Executive ProducerEd Bainbridge
Special ThanksSatoshi Honda, David Rose, Kouichi Iwata
PRSteve Starvis
ProducerYota Wada
Associate ProducerLuke Valentine
QA ManagerChris Rowley
Assistant QA ManagerGhulam Khan
Lead QA Linus Dominique
Localisation ManagerCaroline Simon
Localisation QA ManagerMarco Vernetti
Localisation Lead QAMaike Loane
Localisation QA TestersAntonio Failla, Dario Scimone, Stefano Citi
Mastering & CompatibilityJason Walker, Phil Spencer, Gordon Gram
Product ManagerSimon Wells
DesignerAmanda Holmes

Other Games

In addition to this game, the following people are listed as working on other games. No more than 25 people are listed here, even if there are more than 25 people who have also worked on other games.

Jason Walker, 178 other games
Chris Rowley, 141 other games
Ghulam Khan, 97 other games
Maike Loane, 87 other games
Mika Kelly, 79 other games
Miyuki Sawashiro, 70 other games
Phil Spencer, 61 other games
Caroline Simon, 54 other games
Marco Vernetti, 53 other games
Steve Starvis, 47 other games
David Rose, 46 other games
Ed Bainbridge, 45 other games
Daisuke Ono, 43 other games
Atsushi Imaruoka, 37 other games
Hiroaki Miura, 36 other games
Toru Hashimoto, 34 other games
Bernard Stolar, 33 other games
Satoshi Honda, 32 other games
Yōsuke Akimoto, 31 other games
Yasuyuki Kase, 31 other games
Tsutomu Fuzawa, 30 other games
Bill White, 27 other games
Luke Valentine, 27 other games
Daisuke Egawa, 26 other games
Mitsutoshi Sakurai, 25 other games

Collaborations

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

Way of the Samurai 2, a group of 49 people
Shinobido: Way of the Ninja, a group of 31 people
Samurai Western, a group of 29 people
Way of the Samurai 3, a group of 27 people
Tenchu 2: Birth of the Stealth Assassins, a group of 22 people
Mister Mosquito, a group of 16 people
Commandos 2: Men of Courage, a group of 15 people
Mad Maestro!, a group of 14 people
Praetorians, a group of 14 people
Tenchu: Stealth Assassins, a group of 14 people
EOE: Eve of Extinction, a group of 13 people
Salt Lake 2002, a group of 13 people
Hitman 2: Silent Assassin, a group of 13 people
The Legacy of Kain Series: Blood Omen 2, a group of 12 people
Tenchu: Shadow Assassins, a group of 12 people
Deus Ex, a group of 12 people
TimeSplitters 2, a group of 12 people
Wave Rally, a group of 11 people
Backyard Wrestling: Don't Try This at Home, a group of 11 people
Swingerz Golf, a group of 11 people
Legaia 2: Duel Saga, a group of 11 people
Hitman: Contracts, a group of 10 people
Mad Dash Racing, a group of 10 people
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver 2, a group of 10 people
Pandemonium!, a group of 9 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Jason Walker (1776), Mark Kelty (88) and Rounin (1567)