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Makoto Kanoh

aka: M. Kanoh, Makoto Kano, 加納 誠
Moby ID: 50287

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Makoto Kanoh (加納 誠), born October 30, 1950, is a Japanese video game designer from Kyoto. He joined Nintendo in 1974 and initially designed toys and board games. He was one of the lead designers of the Game & Watch dedicated handheld device. In the video game industry he is best known as concept designer of Metroid, Kid Icarus, and Famicom Wars.

Credited on 34 games

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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (2014, Wii U) Supervisors (Original Games)
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (2014, Nintendo 3DS) Supervisors (Original Games)
Pushmo (2011, Nintendo 3DS) Special Thanks
Famicom Tantei Club: Kieta Kōkeisha (2007, Wii) Cooperation (きょうりょく)
Kid Icarus (2007, Wii) Title Design
Mario Party-e (2003, Game Boy Advance) Special Thanks
Super Smash Bros.: Melee (2001, GameCube) Original Game Staff
Wave Race: Blue Storm (2001, GameCube) Special Thanks
Pokémon Stadium 2 (2000, Nintendo 64) Artwork
Mario Party 3 (2000, Nintendo 64) Special Thanks to
Paper Mario (2000, Nintendo 64) Special Thanks
Mario Party 2 (1999, Nintendo 64) Special Thanks to
Mario Party (1998, Nintendo 64) Special Thanks to
Wave Race 64: Kawasaki Jet Ski (1996, Nintendo 64) Special Thanks
Mario's Tennis (1995, Virtual Boy) Special Thanks To
Teleroboxer (1995, Virtual Boy) Artwork
Fire Emblem: Monshō no Nazo (1994, SNES) Special Thanks to
Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3 (1994, Game Boy) Testing Player
Super Metroid (1994, SNES) Producer
Mario & Wario (1993, SNES) Producers

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