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Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Credits

579 people (546 developers, 33 thanks)

Main credits

Production PlanningLevel-5 Inc
AnimationStudio Ghibli Inc
MusicJoe Hisaishi
Overall SupervisionAkihiro Hino
PlanningAkihiro Hino
StoryAkihiro Hino
DirectorKen Motomura
Technical DirectorYasuhiro Akasaka

Studio Ghibli Lead Staff

PlannerToshio Suzuki
ProducerHiroyuki Watanabe
SupervisorYoshiyuki Momose
Artistic SupervisorAi Kagawa

Level-5 Development Staff

Art DirectorNobuyuki Yanai
Original Character ArtworkToshihiro Kuriaki
Original Background ArtworkHisami Miyamoto
Programming DirectorMamoru Itagaki
ProgrammersYūsuke Hashimoto, Yuji Mori, Akira Mitsuhashi, Toshihiro Arai, Makoto Shikasho, Takaharu Takesada, Takashi Abe, Koji Chado, Ryosuke Nakahara, Yuki Fukushima, Atsunori Sakamoto, Shinya Abe, Shinji Okubo, Shuji Umeno, Narihito Kojima, Kenji Matsusue, Yukinori Yamaguchi, Atsushi Higuchi, Keiji Adachi
Programming SupportUsuke Kumagai, Keiji Noda, Kazunari Akita, Toshihiro Kawashima
PlannersHideki Nagahama, Keitaro Sato, Kyousuke Yoshioka, Daisuke Makino, Tatsuro Kusano, Kana Ishibashi
Planning SupportKosuke Mihara
Character Polygon Models and MotionAkiyuki Tomita, Hiroshi Niwa, Yasuyoshi Sasaki, Takanori Fukamachi, Yoshihisa Mikata, Takahrio Fujimatsu, Takeaki Nakahara, Mutsumi Yasunaga, Suguru Miyake, Kouta Yamada, Hitomi Mibayashi, Shohei Muta, Yusuke Yoshimura, Jun Maeda, Jun Sunobe, Masaaki Kanbayashi
Map DirectorTadahiro Masuya
Map Polygon ModelsKazunari Matsuo, Jun Kitaoka, Wataru Shimanouchi, Akiko Shigeto, Yukiko Uehara, Yasuhito Tsugimoto, Ryosuke Kodera, Masaki Miyamoto, Bungo Takahashi, Yasuhisa Fukuma, Hiroshi Sakai, Norio Suzuki, Nahoko Kawabata, Takayuki Sameshima, Yūji Soga
Game-Engine Events DirectorNaotsugu Zushi
Game-Engine EventsNobumasa Tsuji, Shiori Omote, Tomoe Ueda, Takafumi Koukami, Yumi Ito, Masashi Ōsawa, Yu Ikejiri, Momoko Tsugawa, Takahito Otsubo, Nozomi Fujikawa, Hiroshi Sawano, Yoshito Shimada, Norihiro Matsuo, Kazuyuki Endo
Game-Engine Events SupervisorYoshiyuki Momose (Studio Ghibli)
Graphical Effects DirectorYoshiaki Kōya
Graphical EffectsRyo Kobayashi, Naoko Mori, Jun Itakura, Youhei Fujimura, Mitsuhito Nakajo, Toshinori Yokoyama, Masashi Masuda, Amami Kamiya, Toshiyuki Takadate, Tomoya Sekiuchi
Menu DesignKengo Todaka, Rie Okaguchi, Noriaki Sonoda, Takahiro Koshio, Mizuka Takamaru, Chikami Koori
Audio DirectorTakeshi Inoue
Sound EffectsKenichiro Saigo, Yumiko Hashizume, Dai Yamanaka
Sound SupportYosuke Nakashima
Mothion Capture TechniciansYuki Mito, Yu Sakakibara, Yasuharu Tanaka, Takahiro Iwagami
Motion Capture ActorsHirotaka Koga, Kiwami Fukuzawa, Takuji Nakamura, Akihiro Ishimaru, Rieko Haraoka, Sachiko Miyasaka, Eisuke Miyahara, Yukie Nakamura, Ayako Tomita, Yoshiharu Tokunaga, Takuya Yanagida, Kohei Yugoshi
Promotional Movies and Opening Movie CreationKōsuke Uemura, Eiji Ishii, Noboru Tsuda
Polygon Graphics Creation AssistanceDIGITAL WORKS Entertainment Inc, Digital Media Lab Inc
Scenario AssistanceOsamu Kudo (Brother Noppo Co Ltd)

Studio Ghibli Animation Staff

Associate Supervising AnimatorsKazuyoshi Onoda, Masafumi Yokota
Key AnimationAtsuko Tanaka, Kenichi Yamada, Hideaki Yoshio, Mariko Matsuo, Takeshi Inamura, Shogo Furuya, Makiko Suzuki, Atsushi Tamura, Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Masako Sato, Fumie Konno, Shunsuke Hirota, Satoko Miura, Asami Ishikado, Makiko Futaki, Shinji Otsuka, Hideki Hamasu, Katsuya Kondo, Kenichi Konishi
Animation CheckMinoru Ōhashi, Kaori Jujii
Animation Check AssistantRie Nakagome
In-Between/Clean-Up AnimationHitomi Tateno, Akiko Teshima, Mayumi Ōmura, Masaya Saito, Katsutoshi Nakamura, Alexandra Weihrauch, Shinichiro Yamada, Moyo Takahashi, Yohei Nakano, Kumiko Tanihira, Yukari Yamaura, Mai Nakazato, Yukie Kaneko, Masami Nakanishi, Masakiyo Koyama, Rie Fukui, Akane Otani, Hiromi Nishikawa, Kaori Itō, Setsuya Tanabe, Kazuhiro Takamura, Mariko Seida
Supporting Animation StudiosAnime Totoro, Studio Takuranke, Nakamura Production, A-Line
Art DirectorTakashi Ogomori
BackgroundsNoboru Yoshida, Naomi Kasugai, Yoshikazu Fukutome, Yoichi Watanabe, Kikuyo Yano, Yohei Takamatsu, Mitsuo Yoshino, Yoichi Nishikawa
Color DesignNaomi Mori
Digital Ink and PaintKazuko Karube, Yukie Tamura, Rie Kojo, Hiromi Takahashi, Hiroaki Ishii, Junya Saito, Eiko Matsushima
Director of Digital ImagingAtsushi Okui
Digital Camera & Composite OperatorsJunji Yabuta, Atsushi Tamura, Hidenori Shibahara
Computer GraphicsNorihiko Miyoshi, Miki Umezawa, Tsutomu Nomoto
Special EffectsKeiko Itogawa
EditingTamaki Kojo
Production DeskKyohei Ito
Production AssistantYumiko Miyoshi
Assistant to the DirectorShintaro Nakazawa

Music

Music Performed byThe Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted byJoe Hisaishi
PianoFebian Reza Pane
LuteHiroshi Kaneko
SitarMasahiro Itami
WhistleHideyo Takakuwa
Tabla BayanIkuo Kakehashi
Sound ManipulatorYasuhiro Madea
Recording EngineerHiroyuki Akita
Recording StudioYokohama Minato Mirai Hall, Avaco Creative Studio
Mixing StudioAzabu-O Studio, Wonder Station
Production ManagementWonder City, You Kobayashi, Satoru Kojima, Kayo Chiba
Ni no Kuni theme
Japanese VocalsMai
English VocalsArchie Buchanan
Lyrics byMamiko Suzuki
Music Composed byJoe Hisaishi

Audio Production Suport - T's Music Co Ltd

Sound DirectorHiroyuki Hamada
Additional MusicRei Kondo
Sound Effects DirectorTomomitsu Matsushita
Sound EffectsYuhki Mori, Kotaro Baba
Recording StudioT's Music Co Ltd

Audio Production Support - U2inc

Event Sound MixerKazuhiro Matsushita
Event Audio AssistantRyoko Hita

Voice Actors

OliverMikako Tabe, Adam Wilson
Esther/MyrtleMasami Nagasawa, Lauren Mote
SwaineYo Oizumi, Louis Tamone
DrippyArata Furuta, Steffan Rhodri
King Tom XIVNorito Yashima, Lewis Macleod
Queen LowlahEri Watanabe, Rachel Atkins
Prince MarcassinJunpei Mizobata, Iain Mckee
Allie/AliciaChieko Kuroda, Jo Wyatt
CassiopeiaManami Higa, Jennifer Bryden
PeaMana Ashida, Lily Burgering
SmileyYoshiyuki Hirai (AMERICA ZARIGANI), Owain Rhys Davies
SurlyTetsuya Yanagihara (AMERICA ZARIGANI), Matthew Gravelle
PhilipKappei Yamaguchi, Max Cazier
ShadarMasashi Ebara, Brian Protheroe
Old Father Oak Mugihito, Alexander Morton
ApusKōji Ochiai, Allan Corduner
AbullYohei Tadano, Silas Carson
KublaiTsuyoshi Koyama, Mark Lewis Jones
Rashaad/RustyKenta Miyake, Colin McFarlane
KhulanJunko Kitanishi
GallusTomoyuki Shimura, Chris Godwin
Young MarcassinMakoto Tsumura, Nigel Pilkington
Former Emperor of HamelinMasahiko Tanaka, Tim Watson
LucienGo Inoue, Oliver Mason
Japanese Supporting CastAtsushi Miyauchi, Takashi Ōhara, Youmi Kikuchi, Yumiko Akaike, Tomie Kataoka, Kanako Tojo, Sayuri Sadaoka, Seiko Tamura, Masakazu Suzuki, Eiji Miyashita, Kenji Sugimura, Kenji Takahashi, Takuya Sato, Kensuke Sato, Seiro Ogino, Daichi Endo, Misa Kobayashi, Tsuguo Mogami, Rei Shimoda, Masayuki Kato, Junko Shimeno, Kunpei Sakamoto, Yuichi Karasuma, Kosuke Takaguchi, Shuhei Takubo, Kana Akutsu, Momoko Ohara, Eimi Okada, Sho Okumura, Kentaro Kazama, Mika Kanda, Tomoo Koizumi, Masayuki Tachibana, Ayako Shiotani, Ayano Miura, Naoki Mizutani, Kazunori Morota
English Supporting CastJules de Jongh, Mark Healy, David Holt, Kerry Shale, John Voce, Robbie Stevens
Japanese Recording SupervisorsEriko Kimura, Sōichirō Kubo, Takatoshi Yoda
Japanese Recording ManagerMasaya Hojo
Japanese Recording CoordinatorsKoji Okano, Tomoko Kurisaki
Japanese Recording StudiosOmnibus Japan Inc, Hitokuchi-Zaka Studios, Sound Inn Studios Inc
English Voice Production Manager, CastingLaetitia Amoros (Side)
English Voice DirectorMark Healy (Side)
English Additional Voice DirectorDamien Goodwin (Side)
English Voice Production Sound EngineerDuncan Gillies (Side)
English Voice Post-ProductionDuncan Gillies (Side), Nicholas Gratwick (Side)
Additional Voice Directors (Theme Song)Paul Arnold (Bob & Barn Ltd), Andrew Barnabas (Bob & Barn Ltd)
English Recording StudioSide

"The Wizard's Companion" Production Team

"The Wizard's Companion" ProducersNoriko Maruya, Chieko Nakayama (Takeshobo Co Ltd), Kana Kitahara
"The Wizard's Companion" Production Asisstance - Art Direction/DesignOsamu Yokoyama (UMEDA Binten ArtWorks The Design Studio)
Editing/ProductionShiro Mizukami (Takeshobo Co Ltd)
Production AssistanceTakao Yamamoto (Toppan Printing Co Ltd)
Product DirectorTsutomu Kawashima (Toppan Graphic Communications Co Ltd)
WritersShin Iruma, Motoe Taura
IllustratorsYoichi Sugii, Hachi , Takashi Yamanaka, HACCAN, Miyako Hasumi, Kogado Studio Inc, Sugar Inc
"The Wizard's Companion" Production AssistanceSony Computer Entertainment Inc
PlayView DevelopmentHide Morisada, Takayuki Shinohara, Yoshihito Miyagi, Katsutoshi Kobayashi, Hiroshi Sekiguchi, Keiichi Kikuchi, Aritoki Kawai, Yoshio Yabe, Motohide Sakama, Taeko Sanada, Hideyuki Agata, Teiji Yutaka
Publisher Relations (SCEJ)Yoshie Kitagawa, Tomikazu Kirita
PlayView Production (SCEJ)Mika Nagae, Toru Mizukami, Kazuaki Komiya, Seigi Sasaki

Namco Bandai Games America Inc.

Director of ProductionTad Hirabayashi
Senior Operations ManagerJennifer Tersigni
Senior Localization ManagerRyota Toyama
Associate ProducerKatherine Schilling
Quality Assurance ManagerDamon Bernal
CQC SupervisorDavid Moya
Quality Assurance Project CoordinatorJhune De La Cruz
Quality Assurance LeadMerwin O. Del Rosario
Qualite Assurance Assistant LeadDaren Lim
CQC TestersAlisa Lin, Kimo Pamintuan, Matt Warner, Richard Navarro, Victor Del Rosario
PTWA QA LeadSharon Marmito
PTWA Senior TesterWilliam Ross Sommer
PTWA TestersDylan Hernandez, Nikko Hinz, Vanita Green
Senior Global Brand ManagerDennis Lee
Senior Public Relations SpecialistNick O'Leary
Senior Video EditorKeisuke Kumiji
Social Media ManagerJenny Park-Chan
Interactive & SEO ManagerMariko Kato

Namco Bandai Games Europe S.A.S

Namco Business Unit DirectorTatsuya Kubota
VP Label & Brand StrategyHiroaki Ochiai

Namco Bandai Partners S.A.S

Senior ProducerAi-Lich Nguyen
Quality Control Project ManagerChristian Ampère
Certification Project ManagerClaire McGowan
PR SpecialistFlorie Vignon
Head of Namco & Corporate PRLinda Duchaussoy
Product ManagerDelphine Janczak
Packaging PM & Marketing SupportCéline Vilgicquel
Local Marketing TeamLauren Bradley (UK), Antoine Jamet (France), David Razaghi (Deutschland), David Castaño (Iberica), Luca Visentini (Italy), Suzanne Lammers (Benelux), André Persson (Nordic), Chris Altiparmakis (Hellas), Leonid Leynonen (Eastern Europe), Stephen O'Leary (Australia)

Namco Bandai Games Inc

Lead Marketing CoordinatorAtsuo Yoshimura
Marketing CoordinatorKazuma Mizozoe

Level-5 Supporting Staff

Assistant ProducersKaoru Takahira, Noriko Kuwayama
Software Manual CreationShinichi Furuta
Software Manual Creation AssistanceNatsumi Kinoshita, Keiko Kawaguchi
PR DirectorAkihiro Usuki
PR StaffNoriko Maruya, Yumi Ueno, Keisuke Ueda, Kyosuke Terazaki, Nana Otsuka, Yuko Matsuyama
Website CreatorsYuji Kurotsu, Sho Kawano
Assistant Website CreatorsMasato Saito, Nobuhiko Utsumi
Business Planning and DevelopmentKatsumi Rakuyama, Suminori Hyakuta, Tomoko Kanbayashi, Kei Saito, Takahiro Oguri, Miyuki Yasuda, Rie Ogawa
Cross-Media StaffMasaya Aoki, Hiroshi Hiratsuka, Ayako Furukawa
LEVEL-5 International America Inc.Shinji Futami, Tomoyuki Nakatsubo, Sakura Minamida, Scott Strichart, Ami Funaki, Amelia Cantlay, Yuri Yamauchi

Localization

Localization DirectorRichard Mark Honeywood
Localization CoordinatorRyoko Takahashi
Localization ProgrammersYuji Mori, Takashi Abe, Atsunori Sakamoto
Localization Graphics DesignerKengo Todaka

Shloc Ltd

English TranslatorsMark Boyle, Oli Chance, Geraint Howells
English EditorMorgan Rushton

Babel Media Limited

Senior Project ManagerTeppei Otsuka
Head of LocalizationIrina Lokshina
Translation Team SupervisorKatheline Villeneuve
Translation CoordinatorAnthony Touil
French TranslatorsAdeline Guichard-Lepetit, Stéphanie Malabry, Fabien Manzano, Sabrina Ragheb
Italian TranslatorsChristina Antoniou, Vasiliki Koskiniotis, Riccardo Lausdei, Massimiliano Sacchi (Massi)
German TranslatorsGeorg Hund, Florian Obereder, Benjamin Ottenbreit, Arthur Preis
Spanish TranslatorsSergio Giner Bàguena, Francisco Paredes Maldonado, Diana Díaz Montón, Natalia Brines-Moya
DTP ArtistsJustin Ross, Sarahjane Jackson
Localization QA Delivery ManagerOlivier Chrun
Localization QA SupervisorsMichaël Cartier, Jalil Laalami Ouali
Senior English Localization TesterChris Arvanitakis
English Localization TestersAndrew Barrett, Chris Wylie, Darren Smale, Marco Modafferi
Senior French Localization TseterJohn William Park
French Localization TestersVirginie Cloutier-Brassard, Sébastien Busque, David Dube, Marianne Marcel, Romain Viala
Senior Italian Localization TesterGiuseppe Schiralli
Italian Localization TestersEnrico Gori, Gaetano Egidio, Nicola Polesana, Francesca Santoro
Senior German Localization TesterKristina Leibner
German Localization TestersOliver Balo, Edith Brunel, Katina Markgraf, Manuela Meyer
Senior Spanish Localization TesterJose Cotanda
Spanish Localization TestersCristina Avellaneda, Gloria Peiró Pérez, Andrés Quiroz Rodríguez, Hugo Salinas
Compliance Support TechnicianBen Scott
Premastering TechniciansMax Delisle, Adam Orlowski

Quality Assurance

Level-5 QA TeamSuguru Sato, Ryuichi Araki, Yusuke Nakanishi, Hidetaka Kajiwara, Ryo Yonemitsu, Masahide Fukui, Toshihiko Matsushita, Emi Goto, Fusami Tsuruya, Aya Fujikawa, Tetsuya Yamauchi, Tomoya Ozaki, Masato Hayashi, Takanori Sato, Yukimasa Tsujio, Hiroki Fujiwara, Yusuke Tanaka, Tetsushi Yamada, Shutaro Tanaka, Shinya Hyakuta, Shizuka Morishita, Kiyoshi Furutani
Japanese Version QA AssistanceDIGITAL Hearts Co Ltd

Special Thanks

Special ThanksNaoya Fujimaki, OLM Inc, Yoshiaki Kusuda, Takeshi Majima, Masako Arakawa, Saki Inatsugu, Yuichi Kosakai, Kensuke Nishida, Katsutoshi Kanamori, Moe Sudo, Yui Sakamoto, Maiko Ueki, Tomoko Hirayabu, Sumi Hayashida, Yoko Yasukochi, Naoko Mizukami, Miki Murahashi, Misako Ono, Naoki Yamazumi, Masaya Eshita, Eri Fujikawa, Chihiro Watanabe, Mika Inanaga
Studio GhibliJunichi Nishioka, Tomomi Imai, Kazumi Inaki, Tetsu Shinagawa
NAMCO BANDAI Games America IncYoshi Niki, Naoki Eguchi, Carlson Choi, Michiko Morita Wang, Justin Lucas
GlobalStep/NAMCO BANDAI Partners S.A.SSumit Arora

Other credits

Executive ProducerAkihiro Hino
In Cooperation withTohokushinsha Film Corporation, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc, Hakuhodo Inc
Published byNAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc, NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe SAS
Planning And Production byLevel-5 Inc

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Jennifer Tersigni, 175 other games
Michiko Morita Wang, 170 other games
Dennis Lee, 166 other games
Claire McGowan, 164 other games
Yoshi Niki, 141 other games
Tad Hirabayashi, 128 other games
David Moya, 118 other games
Duncan Gillies, 118 other games
Kenta Miyake, 117 other games
Sumit Arora, 114 other games
Hiroaki Ochiai, 110 other games
Kerry Shale, 106 other games
Ai-Lich Nguyen, 103 other games
Tomikazu Kirita, 103 other games
Stephen O'Leary, 100 other games
Shinji Futami, 98 other games
Céline Vilgicquel, 95 other games
Nick O'Leary, 87 other games
Jhune De La Cruz, 86 other games
Kappei Yamaguchi, 82 other games
Jules de Jongh, 80 other games
Damon Bernal, 73 other games
Antoine Jamet, 72 other games
Lewis Macleod, 70 other games
Sakura Minamida, 65 other games

Collaborations

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

Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch - Remastered, a group of 413 people
Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, a group of 123 people
Yo-kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits, a group of 91 people
White Knight Chronicles: International Edition, a group of 84 people
Yo-kai Watch, a group of 82 people
Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, a group of 77 people
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies, a group of 66 people
Rogue Galaxy, a group of 61 people
LBX: Little Battlers eXperience, a group of 54 people
Professor Layton VS Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, a group of 54 people
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King, a group of 52 people
Fantasy Life, a group of 40 people
SoulCalibur V, a group of 36 people
Jeanne d'Arc, a group of 35 people
Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box, a group of 34 people
Professor Layton and the Last Specter, a group of 34 people
Inazuma Eleven Strikers, a group of 34 people
Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires' Conspiracy, a group of 34 people
Professor Layton and the Unwound Future, a group of 33 people
Ace Combat: Assault Horizon - Enhanced Edition, a group of 31 people
Ace Combat: Assault Horizon, a group of 31 people
Ridge Racer: Unbounded, a group of 29 people
One Piece: Unlimited World R, a group of 29 people
Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World, a group of 27 people
Dark Souls II, a group of 26 people

Credits for this game were contributed by CrankyStorming (3003)


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