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Eiji Kikuchi

Also Known As

  • 菊池 栄二
  • E. Kikuchi

Game Credits


Tales of Xillia (2013)   (General Directors)


Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition (2019)   (General Directors)
Tales of Xillia 2 (2014)   (General Directors)
Pac-Man Party (2010)   (Total Direction)
Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World (2008)   (Directors)
Swingerz Golf (2002)   (Producer)
Cybernetic Empire (1999)   (Producer (プロデューサー))
Tales of Destiny (1997)   (Game Development Producer)
Tales of Phantasia (1995)   (Game Part Director)
Cosmic Fantasy 4: Ginga Shōnen Densetsu - To... (1994)   (Producer (プロデューサー))
Tenshi no Uta II: Datenshi no Sentaku (1993)   (Producer (プロデュース))
Exile: Wicked Phenomenon (1992)   (Coordination)
Kiaidan 00 (1992)   (Coordinators (コーディネーター))
Pop 'n Magic (1992)   (Producer (プロデュース))
Psycho Dream (1992)   (Production Manager)
Travel Epule (1992)   (Producer (プロデューサー))
Traysia (1992)   (Production Director)
Xak I・II (1992)   (Producer (プロデュース))


Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World (2008)   (General Directors)
Tales of Vesperia (2008)   (General Directors)
Tales of the Abyss (2005)   (General Directors)
Tales of Symphonia (2003)   (Directors)
Tales of Phantasia (1995)   (Director)
Cyborg 009 (1993)   (Game Maps (ゲームマップ))
Valis (1991)   (Planning)
Dekoboko Densetsu: Hashiru Wagamanma (1990)   (Design Director (デザイン監修))
Faerie Dust Story: Meikyū no Elfeane (1990)   (Planning (企画))
Exile (1988)   (Supervise)


Tenshi no Uta: Shiroki Tsubasa no Inori (1994)   (Graphics)
Xak III: The Eternal Recurrence (1994)   (Graphics (グラフィック))
Arcus I・II・III (1993)   (Design (デザイン))
Beast Wrestler (1991)   (Graphic Design)
Valis III (1991)   (Graphic Designer)
Golden Axe (1990)   (Graphics (グラフィック))
Mugen Senshi Valis II (1989)   (Background Graphics (背景グラフィック))
Death Bringer (1988)   (Graphic Design)
Exile (1988)   (Graphic Design)
XZR (1988)   (Graphic Design)
Digital Devil Monogatari: Megami Tensei (1987)   (Graphic)
Valis: The Fantasm Soldier (1986)   (Graphic assist)


Tales of Destiny II (2000)   (Director)


Dark Kingdom (1994)   (Special Thanks)
Edo no Kiba (1993)   (Special Thanks)
Puzzle Boy (1991)   (Special Thanks)
Gaiares (1990)   (Special Thanks)
Exile (1988)   (Thanks)
Han-Seimei Senki Andorogynus (1987)   (Special Thanks)
Valis: The Fantasm Soldier (1986)   (Special thanks)


Valis: The Fantasm Soldier (1986)   (Works (ワークス))

Developer Biography

Began his career at the Riot Subsidiary of Telenet Japan as a graphic artist. He eventually became a director and producer of their games.

In 1994, Telenet Japan closed the Riot division, he was transferred to another subsidiary, Wolf Team . He initially directed Tales of Phantasia, and he has been the director of all of their games since then.

He is best known for directing the Tales series of games for publisher Namco. These days, he leads the Namco Tales Studio and owns 6% of the shares (Namco owns 60%, and Telenet Japan owns 34%).

Last updated: Apr 26, 2006