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Takashi Tezuka

Also Known As

  • 手塚 卓志

Game Credits

Business

Yoshi Topsy-Turvy (2004)   (Supervisors)
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga (2003)   (Production Supervisor)
Paper Mario (2000)   (Supervisor)
 

Production

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe (2019)   (Producer)
Super Mario Maker 2 (2019)   (Producer)
Yoshi's Crafted World (2019)   (Producer)
Arms (2017)   (Production Management)
Hey! Pikmin (2017)   (Producer)
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017)   (Supervisors)
Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (2016)   (Producer)
Tank Troopers (2016)   (Supervisor)
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D (2015)   (Supervisor)
The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes (2015)   (Supervisors)
Super Mario Maker (2015)   (Producer)
Yoshi's Woolly World (2015)   (Producer)
Yoshi's New Island (2014)   (Producer)
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (2013)   (Supervisors)
New Super Luigi U (2013)   (Producer)
Animal Crossing: New Leaf (2012)   (General Producer)
New Super Mario Bros. 2 (2012)   (Producer)
New Super Mario Bros. U (2012)   (Producer)
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D (2011)   (Supervisors)
Star Fox 64 3D (2011)   (Supervisors)
Super Mario 3D Land (2011)   (General Producer)
Super Mario Galaxy 2 (2010)   (Producers)
The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks (2009)   (Supervisors)
Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story (2009)   (Senior Producers)
New Super Mario Bros. Wii (2009)   (Producers)
Animal Crossing: City Folk (2008)   (General Producer)
Mario Super Sluggers (2008)   (Supervisor)
New Play Control!: Donkey Kong - Jungle Beat (2008)   (General Producers)
Wii Music (2008)   (Producer)
Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree (2007)   (General Producer)
The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass (2007)   (Supervisors)
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (2006)   (Supervisors)
New Super Mario Bros. (2006)   (General Producer)
Yoshi's Island DS (2006)   (Senior Producers)
Animal Crossing: Wild World (2005)   (General Producer)
Big Brain Academy (2005)   (General Producer)
Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time (2005)   (Production Supervisor)
Mario Superstar Baseball (2005)   (Supervisors)
Star Fox Assault (2005)   (Project Management )
Yoshi Touch & Go (2005)   (Producer)
Donkey Kong: Jungle Beat (2004)   (General Producers)
The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures (2004)   (Supervisors)
Mario Power Tennis (2004)   (Supervisors)
Pikmin 2 (2004)   (Producers)
The Legend of Zelda: Collector's Edition (2003)   (Producers)
Mario Kart: Double Dash!! (2003)   (Producers)
Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3 (2003)   (Producer )
Animal Crossing (2002)   (Producer)
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past/Four Swords (2002)   (Producer )
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (2002)   (Producers)
Super Mario Sunshine (2002)   (Producers)
Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 (2002)   (Producer)
Dōbutsu no Mori (2001)   (Producer)
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages (2001)   (Supervisors)
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons (2001)   (Supervisors)
Luigi's Mansion (2001)   (Producers)
Mario Kart: Super Circuit (2001)   (Supervisors)
Pikmin (2001)   (Supervisors)
Super Mario Advance (2001)   (Supervisors (スーパーバイザ))
Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 (2001)   (Supervisors)
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask (2000)   (Supervisor)
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (1998)   (Supervisor )
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998)   (Supervisor)
BS Zelda no Densetsu: Inishie no Sekiban (1997)   (Supervision)
Game & Watch Gallery (1997)   (Design Adviser )
Star Fox 64 (1997)   (Supervisors)
Yoshi's Story (1997)   (Producer)
Tetris Attack (1996)   (Design Advisers )
Super Mario World (1990)   (Main Director)
The Legend of Zelda (1986)   (Director)
Super Mario Bros. (1985)   (Assistant director)
 

Design

Game & Watch Gallery 3 (1999)   (Design Advisors )
Super Mario Bros. Deluxe (1999)   (Original Game Design)
Game & Watch Gallery 2 (1998)   (Design Advisers )
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (1998)   (Director )
Super Mario 64 (1996)   (Assistant Directors)
Tetris Attack (1996)   (Design Adviser )
BS Zelda no Densetsu (1995)   (Original Game Design)
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island (1995)   (Directors)
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (1993)   (Director)
Super Mario All-Stars (1993)   (Assistant Director)
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (1991)   (Director)
Super Mario World (1990)   (Lead Director)
Super Mario Bros. 3 (1988)   (Directors and Game Designers)
Super Mario Bros. 2 (1986)   (Directors and Game Designers)
The Legend of Zelda (1986)   (Designer)
Super Mario Bros. (1985)   (Assistant director)
 

Art/Graphics

Captain★Rainbow (2008)   (Supervisors (Character Models))
Super Paper Mario (2007)   (In-game Graphic Supervisors)
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (2004)   (Supervisors (Characters))
Super Mario All-Stars (1993)   (Graphic Designers)
Super Mario Bros. 2 (1988)   (Motion Designers)
Super Mario Bros. 3 (1988)   (Character Designers)
Super Mario Bros. (1985)   (Graphics designed by)
Excitebike (1984)   (Graphic Designers (uncredited))
 

Quality Assurance

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (2006)   (Supervisors)
 

Administration

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (2011)   (Supervisors)
 

Support

Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + B... (2018)   (Supervisors)
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (2018)   (Original Game Supervisors (Nintendo))
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's... (2017)   (Supervisors)
Paper Mario: Color Splash (2016)   (Supervisors)
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam (2015)   (Supervisors)
Mario Party 10 (2015)   (Supervisors)
Mario Party: Island Tour (2014)   (Supervisors)
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (2014)   (Supervisors (Original Games))
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (2014)   (Supervisors (Original Games))
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team (2013)   (Supervisor)
Mario Party 9 (2012)   (Supervisors)
Paper Mario: Sticker Star (2012)   (Supervisors)
Fortune Street (2011)   (Supervisor)
Mario Sports Mix (2010)   (Supervisors)
Samurai Warriors 3 (2009)   (Supervisors)
Super Smash Bros. Brawl (2008)   (Supervisors (Original Games))
DK: Jungle Climber (2007)   (Supervisor)
Donkey Kong Barrel Blast (2007)   (Supervisors)
Mario Party 8 (2007)   (Supervisors)
Mario Party DS (2007)   (Supervisors)
Mario Hoops 3 on 3 (2006)   (Supervisors)
DK: King of Swing (2005)   (Supervisors)
Mario Party 7 (2005)   (Supervisors)
Mario Party Advance (2005)   (Supervisors)
Mario Tennis: Power Tour (2005)   (Supervisors)
The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap (2004)   (Supervisors)
Mario Golf: Advance Tour (2004)   (Supervisor)
Mario Party 6 (2004)   (Supervisors )
Mario Power Tennis (2004)   (Supervisors )
Pikmin 2 (2004)   (Supervisors)
Mario Golf: Toadstool Tour (2003)   (Supervisor )
Mario Party 5 (2003)   (Supervisors )
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time / Master Quest (2002)   (Support Unit Supervisors)
Mobile Golf (2001)   (Supervisor)
Super Smash Bros.: Melee (2001)   (Original Game Staff)
Mario Tennis (2000)   (Supervisors)
Mario Tennis (2000)   (Supervisors)
Mario Golf (1999)   (Supervisors )
Mario Golf (1999)   (Supervisors)
Super Mario Bros. Deluxe (1999)   (Supervisors)
 

Thanks

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (2019)   (Special Thanks)
Super Mario Odyssey (2017)   (Special Thanks)
Stretchmo (2015)   (Special Thanks)
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Pushmo World (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (2013)   (Special Thanks)
Crashmo (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Donkey Kong Country Returns (2010)   (Special Thanks)
Mario Pinball Land (2004)   (Special Thanks to)
Once Twice Thrice! (2002)   (-- Special Thanks To --)
Kirby Tilt 'n' Tumble (2000)   (Special Thanks)
Yume Kōjō: Dokidoki Panic (1987)   (Meddler)
 

Other

Super Mario 3D World (2013)   (Staff)
Odama (2006)   (Sharara Company)
Pikmin (2001)   (Progress Management)
Super Smash Bros. (1999)   (Original Game Staff)
Nintendo Campus Challenge 1991 (1991)   (Original Super Mario Bros. 3 staff (uncredited))
Nintendo World Championships 1990 (1990)   (Original Super Mario Bros. Staff (uncredited))
Devil World (1984)   (Staff)
 


Developer Biography

Takashi Tezuka (手塚 卓志, also known as Ten Ten) was born November 17, 1960 in Osaka, Japan. A graduate of the Design Department of Osaka University of Arts, he joined Nintendo in April 1984. Tezuka took leading roles in designing some of the company's best-known titles, including installments in Mario and Zelda series. Together with Shigeru Miyamoto, he is currently the general manager of the development department in Nintendo EAD.

Last updated: Apr 06, 2012