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Gōichi Suda

Also Known As

  • 須田 剛一
  • Suda51
  • Gouichi Suda
  • Goichi Suda
  • Suda 51

Game Credits


Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (2019)   (Directed by)
Sine Mora EX (2017)   (Executive Director)
Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day (2014)   (Overseeing Director)
Killer Is Dead (2013)   (Executive Director)
Black Knight Sword (2012)   (Executive Producer)
Diabolical Pitch (2012)   (Executive Producer)
Sine Mora (2012)   (Executive Producer)
Frog Minutes (2011)   (Executive Producer)
Shadows of the Damned (2011)   (Executive Producer)
No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle (2010)   (Executive Director)
Zero: Tsukihami no Kamen (2008)   (Directors)
Contact (2006)   (Producer)
Samurai Champloo: Sidetracked (2006)   (Director)
Killer7 (2005)   (Directed by)
Shining Soul II (2003)   (Project Manager)
Shining Soul (2002)   (Producers)
Flower Sun and Rain (2001)   (Supervision by)


Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (2019)   (Game Designers)
Lollipop Chainsaw (2012)   (Creative Director)
Frog Minutes (2011)   (Original Concept)
No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise (2011)   (Directed, Written & Game Designed by)
No More Heroes (2007)   (Directed, Written & Game Designed by)
Killer7 (2005)   (Designed by)
Michigan: Report from Hell (2004)   (Original Plan/Edit)
Flower Sun and Rain (2001)   (Directed by)
The Silver Case (1999)   (Directed by)
Twilight Syndrome: Kyūmei-hen (1996)   (Director (監督))


Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (2019)   (Story by)
Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day (2014)   (Original Story and Scenario Writer)
Killer Is Dead (2013)   (Screen Writers)
Black Knight Sword (2012)   (Written by)
Shadows of the Damned (2011)   (Written by)
Zero: Tsukihami no Kamen (2008)   (Scenario)
Samurai Champloo: Sidetracked (2006)   (Script Writers)
Killer7 (2005)   (Story)
Shining Soul II (2003)   (Story Creation & Scenario)
Flower Sun and Rain (2001)   (Screenplay)
The Silver Case (1999)   (Screenplay)


No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise (2011)   (Lyrics by)
No More Heroes (2007)   (Lyrics by)
Yakuza 2 (2006)   (The Masked Yakuza / Patriarch Yamazaki)
Flower Sun and Rain (2001)   (Stay Gold Music Publishing Inc.)
Twilight Syndrome: Kyūmei-hen (1996)   (Lyric by)

Quality Assurance

Super Final Match Tennis (1994)   (Test Play (テストプレー))
Taekwon-Do (1994)   (Debuging)


Super Fire Pro Wrestling Queen's Special (1995)   (Advisor (アドバイザー))


Blazing Chrome (2019)   (Special Thanks)
Disco Elysium (2019)   (Additional Special Thanks to)
Aegis Defenders (2018)   (Special Thanks)
RiME (2017)   (Special Thanks)
Murasaki Baby (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Super Smash Bros. Brawl (2008)   (Special Thanks)

Developer Biography

Goichi Suda (須田 剛一) was born January 2, 1968. He is widely known under his nickname "Suda51", the number being a pun on his first name ("go-ichi" could also mean "5-1" in Japanese). His games are known for unusual stylistic traits and provocative content. His most notable works so far include Moonlight Syndrome, Killer7, and No More Heroes. He is currently the CEO of Grasshopper Manufacture.

Last updated: Dec 17, 2010