Final Fantasy III Credits

Credits

DirectorHiromichi Tanaka
MusicNobuo Uematsu
Image IllustrationsYoshitaka Amano
Art DirectorRyosuke Aiba
Character DesignAkihiko Yoshida
Battle SupervisorKazuhiko Aoki
ProducerTomoya Asano
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Main PlannerHiroaki Yabuta
PlannersYasuhiro Matsumoto, Yusuke Suzuki, Yuichiro Takahashi, Yuichi Abe, Masaya Hayakawa, Hirotaka Hoshi, Nobuki Tokutaka, Takeshi Koide, Hiroaki Iwahara
Main ProgrammerYuichi Yoshida
ProgrammersShinnosuke Ohashi, Yusuke Asai, Yasuhiro Kanda, Sho Takeuchi, Shinichi Nagahori, Yurie Inoue
System ProgrammersYuichi Ono, Shimpei Takayanagi, Toshihiro Inoue
Main Graphic DesignerJin Tamura
Map Graphic DesignersJin Tamura, Masaru Nishikado, Hiroyuki Sasaki, Nozomi Matsuyama, Hisaharu Takahashi, Takashi Yasuno, Ryushiro Miyazaki, Tetsuyuki Oishi, Yusuke Sakairi, Masaaki Soboku
Character Graphic DesignersKango Sumi, Mamoru Iwahori, Takayuki Makishima, Maiko Fujiwara, Hiroshi Chiba, Sayaka Kishino, Miki Orihara, Hiroshi Matsuda, Ayumi Hanashima, Yoshino Yokoyama, Shuji Imai
Motion DesignersToru Fujita, Yuki Imamura, Itsuha Nakayama, Sakiko Seki
Graphic Effects DesignersJun Ishioka, Keisuke Yokota
2D Graphic DesignersKiyofumi Hino, Junko Hiramatsu
Development ManagersKōji Sakamoto, Takahiro Matsumoto
Special ThanksYasuhiro Ōhori, Keizō Katō

Square Enix Co., Ltd.

CO ProducerYasuhito Watanabe, Shingo Kosuge
Character Job IllustrationsTomomi Fujino
Art DesignKazuya Takahashi, Kiyoshi Arai
Production ManagerKazuhiro Hasegawa
Production CoordinatorRieko Katayama
ScenarioYasushi Ohtake, Michiko Fujisawa, Kazuki Yamanobe, EDGE WORKS
Data SupportMasaki Ito, Takanori Ogura, Takumi Tamura, Satoru Nishikawa, Mitsutoshi Gondai, Keiichi Baba
Production AssistantsTomohiro Koyama, Tomoko Touyama
Special ThanksKeisuke Tanaka, Shin Yamamoto, Taku Murata, tech.NET project, Takamasa Shiba, Takashi Orikata, Yuki Yokoyama, Nobuki Kadoi, YunOk Lee, Wataru Higuchi, Masanori Ichikawa, Tetsuya Fujimoto, Kouhei Mikami, Project Management Division Unit 7

Movie Section

Movie DirectorKazuyuki Ikumori
MoviesHiroshi Fujiwara, Hiroyuki Honda, Momoko Daigo, Ken Yuasa, Mitsuharu Fushie, Takafumi Nishimura, Takuya Suzuki, Kuniaki Saito, Kenji Horii, Kazuhito Shimada, Takumi Kimura, Yuji Yamazaki, Megumi Yasue, Kohei Maetsuka, Shigenori Suzuki, Satoshi Naitō, Kouki Nara, Ayako Hayashi, Akihiro Tsuchiya, Akito Mogi, Mitsuharu Fukai, Koichi Takahashi, Yujiro Tada, Koji Tanaka, Isamu Watamori, Hiroki Minami, Hiroko Masuda, Yasuharu Yoshizawa, Keiichi Kojima, Kumiko Yamada, Shigeru Kawamura, Keiichi Kurita, Kazuhisa Chida, Eishu Takamura, Toyotaka Kuroda, Misato Sakuragi, Kiyoshi Abe, Soichi Shirakabe, Tomoya Suzuki, Kentaro Namiki, Yuko Kito
CG EngineersKeisuke Miyazaki, Fred Tin Yuen Hui, Hirotaka Sato, Kotaro Beppu, Taku Wakisaka, Hirofumi Kawai
Production CoordinatorsHazuki Fujimoto, Saika Aoki, Ryosuke Inagaki, Momo Nakabayashi
Visualworks ManagerHiroshi Kuwabara, ...and all Visualworks Staff

Sound Section

MusicNobuo Uematsu
ArrangersTsuyoshi Sekito, Keiji Kawamori
Synthesizer OperatorYasuhiro Yamanaka
Sound EditorsTomohiro Kamiya, Yosuke Nakashima
Project ManagerMasayuki Tanaka
Project CoordinatorMasashi Kitagawa
Project AssistantKazuki Hamamoto

Opening Music

Composer / ProducerNobuo Uematsu
OrchestratorHiroyuki Nakayama
ConductorKoji Haishima
StringsHitoshi Konno
FluteHideyo Takakuwa, Kazuhiro Iwasa
PiccoloNoriko Nishida
OboeSatoshi Shoji, Takahiro Kase
ClarinetKimio Yamane, Hideo Kikuchi
BassoonMasashi Maeda
TrumpetSho Okumura, Mamiko Ando
TromboneSatoshi Sano
Bass TromboneTaro Kiyooka
TubaMomo Sato
HornOtohiko Fujita, Yukihiro Nakazawa
PercussionTamao Fujii, Kumiko Takara
PianoTakehiko Yamada
HarpTomoyuki Asakawa
Recording StudioSound City
Mixing StudioMinamiazabu Studio Room
Recording and Mixing EngineerMinoru Tanaka
Assistant EngineersKotaro Takada (Sound City), Yuki Mototani (Minamiazabu Studio Room)
Recording CoordinatorsHiroki Ogawa (Uchida Ongaku Jimusho), Takayoshi Ikeda (VOICE & HEART)
ProducerKensuke Matsushita
Production AssistantSoshi Yoshida

Quality Assurance

QA PlannerMasashi Nagai
QA CoordinatorMadoka Asano
QA Assistant CoordinatorYasutaka Nakashima
QA Assistant PlannerAkira Hasegawa
QA Technical EngineerKazuya Okamoto
QA Technical AssistantsYusuke Sadamasa, Toyokazu Takehara
QA Senior TesterToshihiro Takemoto
QA TestersYuko Morita, Naoko Okamoto, Satoshi Miura, Hiroyuki Naka, Hisashi Moriko, ...and ALL QA Staff
QA Technical DirectorHideyuki Kato
QA ManagerYukihiro Shibuya
General ManagerKoji Yamashita

Ratings Section

Ratings AdvisorReiko Kondō
AssistantMiri Ito
Ratings Section ManagerMasashi Hiramatsu

Publicity Division

Senior Vice PresidentKōji Taguchi
Publicity ProducerKiyotaka Sousui
Publicity StaffAkiko Wada, Yukiko Handa
Publicity CoordinatorRyutaro Sasaki
Media Publicity CoordinatorHideki Yamamoto
Artwork CoordinatorsNaoki Ōishi, Takashi Kamimura
Web Page CoordinatorChiaki Yamauchi
Overseas CoordinatorsAyako Kawamoto, Emiko Sato

Sales & Marketing Division

Senior Vice PresidentShinji Hashimoto
General ManagerTsutomu Yamada
ManagersTsutomu Yamada, Satoshi Kashiwazaki, Koji Takada
StaffAtsuko Onishi, Kazuo Kusakawa, Makoto Tsuda, Ryoma Tajima, Shinya Nakamura, Toshihide Nomura, Haruko Matsumoto, Koji Shirasugi, Masahiro Matsumoto, Saori Habara, Tatsuhiko Tsubota, Yūken Furo

Localization Section

Localization DirectorKai Gushima
Localization CoordinatorsTobias Stahl, Chihomi Sasaki, Shizuka Uchida
Translation AdvisorAziz Hinoshita
Localization ManagerMasashi Hiramatsu
Special ThanksKazuyoshi Tashiro

Square Enix Ltd.

Associate Localisation ProducerYuko Tomizawa
QA SupervisorAndré Woitczyk
Assistant QA SupervisorLorenzo Grimaldi
TranslatorsAlessandro Bovenzi, José Gallego Aza, Stefanie Deinet, Erwan Jegouzo
Editors / QA CoordinatorsCarmen Camacho Mazarro, Sophie Gendron, Enrico Ghira, Deniz Yenimazman
English QA TeamDouglas Brown, Sofie Dodgson, Shanshan Dong
French QA TeamSolene Beuzon, Yann-Marig Brézac, Sonia Duflon
German QA TeamRobert Angerer, Alexander Böning, Andrea Zenk
Italian QA TeamMauro Braghieri, Simone Della Fornace, Vincenzo Panza
Spanish QA TeamSara Lopera Pérez, Adrián Palacios Serrano, David Samhan Arias
QA TranslatorKazuya Andii Yamanaka
Associate Localisation ProducersAlex Moresby, Jonathan Holmes
Production ManagerSeb Ohsan Berthelsen
TQA AssistantIsaak Vié
Assistant Service ProducerMichel Sainisch
Live QA CoordinatorPhil Spencer
European Customer Service ManagerAndy Clark
Community & Service ManagerSaori Hill
Publishing ProducerAntonio Marfuggi
UK PR ManagerAlex Huhtala
Marketing Communications ManagerStéphanie Journau
UK Sales DirectorDouglas Bone
European Marketing DirectorDavid Dyett
Senior Vice President - Sales & MarketingMichael Sherlock
Senior Vice PresidentTomohiro Yoshikai
PresidentJohn Yamamoto
CEOJohn Yamamoto

Original Development Staff

Lead ProgramNasir Gebelli
Character IllustrationsYoshitaka Amano
MusicNobuo Uematsu
Game System DesignHiromichi Tanaka
Monster DataKazuhiko Aoki
Battle ProgramKiyoshi Yoshii, Katsuhisa Higuchi
Main Map & Character GraphicsHiromi Nakada
Sub Map GraphicsKazuko Shibuya
Job Character DesignKōichi Ishii
Music ProgramHiroshi Nakamura
Sound EffectsHiroyuki Itou, Takashi Tokita, Masanori Hoshino, Toshiyuki Inoue
Director & ScenarioHironobu Sakaguchi

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.

Koji Yamashita, 130 other games
Yukihiro Shibuya, 129 other games
Shinji Hashimoto, 129 other games
Reiko Kondō, 119 other games
Seb Ohsan Berthelsen, 113 other games
Hideyuki Kato, 108 other games
Michael Sherlock, 105 other games
Kōji Taguchi, 100 other games
Yuko Tomizawa, 95 other games
John Yamamoto, 91 other games
André Woitczyk, 85 other games
Nobuo Uematsu, 80 other games
Stéphanie Journau, 78 other games
Hironobu Sakaguchi, 71 other games
Alex Moresby, 69 other games
Kazuya Okamoto, 66 other games
Chihomi Sasaki, 64 other games
Takashi Kamimura, 64 other games
Alex Huhtala, 63 other games
Kazuki Hamamoto, 63 other games
Alessandro Bovenzi, 62 other games
Phil Spencer, 61 other games
Masashi Hiramatsu, 59 other games
Ayako Kawamoto, 58 other games
Chiaki Yamauchi, 56 other games

Collaborations

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

Final Fantasy IV, a group of 118 people
Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII, a group of 76 people
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, a group of 75 people
Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII, a group of 74 people
Kingdom Hearts II, a group of 73 people
Final Fantasy XIV Online, a group of 69 people
Final Fantasy Tactics, a group of 68 people
Final Fantasy XIII, a group of 64 people
Final Fantasy XII, a group of 60 people
The Last Remnant, a group of 59 people
Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection, a group of 57 people
Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn, a group of 55 people
Star Ocean: The Last Hope, a group of 51 people
Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings, a group of 50 people
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, a group of 50 people
Star Ocean: The Last Hope - International, a group of 46 people
Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light, a group of 46 people
Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood, a group of 45 people
Bravely Default, a group of 44 people
Dissidia: Final Fantasy, a group of 44 people
Final Fantasy II, a group of 44 people
Dissidia 012 [duodecim] Final Fantasy, a group of 42 people
Project Sylpheed: Arc of Deception, a group of 42 people
Front Mission 5: Scars of the War, a group of 41 people
Front Mission Evolved, a group of 40 people

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