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Staff Roll

Staff Roll 

Producer & Director

Koichi Ishii

Lead Programmer

Toshinori Shimono

Lead Planner

Yuuichi Tsuchiya

Lead Designer

Mikiharu Ooiwa

Cinematics Supervisor

Yuichi Ito

(I. Toon Ltd.)

Original Story Writer

Masato Kato

Scriptwriter

Ryo Akagi

Music Composers

Kenji Ito

Tsuyoshi Kesito

Sound Director

Tomohiro Yajima

Image Illustrator

Hiroo Isono

Programmers

Background & Level Editor

Toshinori Shimono

Concept Work

Yoshiyuki Miyagawa

Effects

Nao Kasahara

Characters

Shinji Takeda

Menu System

Masahiro Katsumata

Effects & Cinematics

Daiki Hoshina

Characters AI & Navigation

Satoshi Kitade

Boss Enemies

Souichi Tateishi

Hidetaka Saneshige

Takeshi Aramaki

Script Engine & System

Masaaki Kimura

Objects & Mechanisms

Masashi Hanyu

Yasuharu Ishibashi

Menu & Tools

Keita Kimura

Programming Advisor

Takaaki Tonooka

Planners

System

Yuuichi Tsuchiya

Toshinori Mizumachi

Motion

Hidetomo Saito

Sho Numakura

AI

Kazuyuki Miyamoto

Chapter Design

Ryouji Uchimichi

Hiroyuki Ando

Hijiri Muta

Tatsumaro Tedsuka

Yuichi Ninagawa

Wataru Ueda

Kazuyuki Shindo

Boss Enemies

Hiroshi Satori

Junichi Shinomiya

Challenge Arena

Yasuyuki Hayasaka

Realtime Events

Yuuichi Nakagawa

Hideo Iwasaki

Miyuki Harada

Cinematics

Shinya Yoshino

Planning Advisor

Toshiro Tsuchida

Designers

Character Design

Nao Ikeda

Monster Design

Airi Yoshioka

Facial Setting

Yoshinori Kanada

Character Model Lead

Takeshi Miyazawa

Character Models

Minako Tsuchiya

Tatsuya Awata

Kazutaka Kurosaka

Takeshi Maruyama

Tasuku Tsuchiya

Rika Ojima

Sawako Kobayashi

Yasushi Suzuki

Miwa Hashimoto

Character Texture Lead

Hirofumi Sakoi

Character Textures

Eiichi Amano

Maiko Araki

Kaname Shindo

Tohru Nakazawa

Character Motion Lead

Shigenobu Komuro

Character Motion

Kazuhiko Takahashi

Kazuhiro Takagi

Tadashi Soeda

Takemasa Kawahara

Yoshiyuki Tanaka

Yoshi Inagaki

Takahiro Nishigaki

Main Background Design

Kazuhiko Takahashi

Background Design

Takehiko Yamamoto

Ryo Hirao

Yuko Abiru

Misako Tsutsui

Mizushi Sugawara

Nobuya Aoki

Tony W. Koo

Background Graphics Lead

Mikiharu Ooiwa

Hiroyuki Sano

Kouki Ishinuma

Motoi Nakamura

Masaki Yasuda

Yoshiko Hiyama

Cinematic Background Graphics

Yuchiro Takao

Background Graphics

Daisuke Komatsu

Yasuyuki Kawamata

Hirotaka Nakayama

Eiko Hasegawa

Shinpei Sakata

Mayako Sugimoto

Shin Ienaka

Kunio Ikeda

Emi Noto

Manabu Daishima

Motohiro Murakami

Yasunori Yanagawa

Shinichiro Tsukada

Mayumi Furusawa

Effects Lead

Makoto Ohta

Effects

Shizuo Kusano

Takuji Yasuda

Ryota Nozoe

Hikaru Suzuki

Masaki Kawai

Gakushi Kobayashi

Menu Design

Yuka Miyamoto

Ryoko Arimura

Pre-Production Support

Yoshiyuki Aiuchi

Daisuke Fukugawa

Hiroshi Bunno

Sound Section

Composer & Arranger

Masayoshi Soken

Arranger

Junya Nakano

Synthesizer Operator

Hirosato Noda

Sound & Dialogue Editors

Yuji Isogawa

Kazuhiro Hosoe

Hideki Uchimura

Sound Editors

Reiko Shimura

Ai Yamashita

Atsushi Suganuma

Movie Sound Editor

Shojiro Nakaoka

Sound Programmer

Tatsuya Shoji

Support Keyboard Player

Kenichiro Fukui

Project Manager

Masayuki Tanaka

Project Coordinator

Masashi Kitagawa

Project Assistant

Kazuki Hamamoto

Saeko Kanazawa

Music

Opening & Ending Theme Music written by

Ryuichi Sakamoto

Dawn of Mana Opening Theme performed by

Shoko Ikeda (Oboe)

Tomoyuki Asakawa (Harp)

Ryuichi Sakamoto (Piano & Keyboard)

Dawn of Mana Ending Theme performed by

Fumiaki Miyamoto (Oboe)

Mr. Miyamoto appears by the courtesy of

Sony Music Japan International Inc.

Ryuchi Sakamoto (Piano)

Produced by

Ryuichi Sakamoto

Recorded by

Tomoyuki Tanaka (554)

Assistant Engineer

Hanae Saito (Birdie House)

Mixed by

Tomoyuki Tanaka

Ryuichi Sakamoto

Associate Producer

Nokira Sora (Kab America Inc.)

Production Management

Satoshi Nakashiro

Kazue Hasegawa (Kab Inc.)

Piano Tuner

Masanori Hanaoka (Yamaha)

Equipment Coordination

Masanobu Tsuchiya (Office Intenzio)

Kiyoharu Terada (Office Intenzio)

Contractor

Shigeru Otake (Daybreak)

Music Copiest

Michiharu Sasaki (Tokyo Hustle Copy)

Legal Coordination

Takuo Morikawa (Kab Inc.)

Development Cooperation

Kab Inc.

JVC Entertainment Networks Inc.

Grick Inc.

Cast

Eldy Tetsuya Kakihara
Ritzia Jun Sagawa
Faye Yurika Ochia
Stroud Takashi Kondo
Masked Guru Toru Okawa
Lekius Hiroki Ishihara
Medusa/Anise Yuka Komatsu
Village Elder Takashi Nagasako
Golem Generalissimo Toshitsuga Takashina
Watts Cho
Gnome Kazuhiko Inoue
Salanader Akiyo Kanada
Undine Eriko Nakayama
Dryad Chihiro Aikawa
Luna Akiko Kawase
Shade Satoshi Taki
Jinn Chiaki Takahashi
Will O The Wisp Aiko Ohno
Trent Masaharu Sato
Gaia Naomi Kusumi
Grim Haggar Hideyuki Umezi
Golems Masakazu Kohara
Daisuke Sakaguchi

Dialogue Director

Hideyuki Tanaka (Audio Tanaka Co. Ltd.)

Recording Engineer

Masanori Tsuchiya

Assistant Engineer

Yoshiki Hibino

Booking Agent

Akiko Nakamura

Akiko Fujita

Voice Recording Studio

Studio Echo Inc.

Production Management Companies

Aoni Production Co. Ltd.

Artvision Co. Ltd.

Bi Produce Co. Ltd

Office Mori

Carrot House

Kenproduction Inc.

Kenyu Office

Sigma Seven Co. Ltd.

Bow Company

Vi-vo Inc.

B-Boy

Production Baobab

Mausupromotion

Love Live Co. Ltd.

Studio Coordination

Half H.F Studio Co. Ltd.

Orchestra

Composer & Orchestrator

Kenji Ito

Conductor

Koji Haishima

Strings

Masatsugu Shinozaki’s Group

Flute

Takashi Asahi

Oboe

Tomoka Hirota

Horns

Masato Yoshinaga

Masato Abe

Hitoshi Imai

Yasushi Higa

Trumpets

Shigeo Okura

Hiruko Shibata

David Herzog

Trombones

Kenji Nishiyama

Koichi Akiyama

Ko Okumura

Tuba

Isao Watanabe

Percussion

Tamao Fuji

Ikuo Kakehashi

Tomoko Kusakari

Mari Kotake

Harp

Satomi Kobayashi

Tomoyuki Asakawa

Piano

Kenji Ito

Guitar

Hiroshi Imaizumi

Masahiro Itami

Bass

Hitoshi Watanabe

Bandoneda

Satoshi Kitamura

Sitar

Kazuko Kawashima

Tenor Soki

Kazushige Shimura

Chorus

Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus

Recording & Mixing Engineer

Kazuhiko Misumi

Toru Kamekawa

Recording Studio

Avaco Creative Studio Inc.

Sound Inn

Mixing Studio

Studio TonMeister

Sound Inn

Recording Coordinator

Fumio Takano

Mixing Studio

408 THX Suite (THX PM3 Certified) at Sony PC. Inc.

Mixing Engineer

Kazutaka Someya

Assistant Engineer

Moon Yeonhwa

Post Production Manager

Chiaki Ikejima

Cinematics & CG Movies

Avant Co. Ltd.

Line Producer

Yoshimi Fujii

Quality Assurance

QA Coordinator

Tomokazu Nagamori

QA Assistant Coordinator

Kouki Takahashi

Maki Nakajima

QA Technical Engineer

Kazuya Okamoto

Hisato Iwatsuki

QA Technical Assistants

Toshimitsu Umezawa

Tomohito Konho

QA Senior Testers

Taku Kato

Yuji Hatori

QA Testers

Akira Minagawa

Toshiaki Ohnari

Hironori Sato

Yutaka Ogihara

Takanori Ohnishi

Kenichi Ishikawa

Keisuke Iizuka

Yusuke Yamakura

Minoru Saitou

Akinari Fukuda

Tsukasa Torigata

Hiroshi Ohkubo

Yuta Nishimura

Kazuhiko Yamaguchi

Akira Kitamura

Youichi Numata

Takahiro Nasu

Osamu Miyamoto

…and all other QA Staff

QA Technical Director

Hideyuki Kato

QA Manager

Yukihiro Shibuya

Localization Staff

Richard Mark Honeywood

Aziz Hinoshita

Joseph Reeder

Jin Kimura

Shingo Hosokawa

Ratings Advisors

Hiroko Hamada

Sueko Kogai

Reiko Kondo

PR Director

Ryutaro Sasaki

PR Staff

Chieko Tsurunaga

Rei Kawano

Shiho Tsuyuki

Project Manager

Yoshinori Kamei

Project Assistant

Asako Uenishi

Coordinators

Tomoya Asano

Shingo Kosuge

The World of Mana Project

Kouji Taguchi

Yoshimasa Koreeda

Yasuhito Watanabe

Shinji Futami

Hajime Tabata

Kuuji Ookohara

Takashi Orikata

World of Mana Promotional Movie Production

Hiroshi Kuwabara

Ryosuke Inagaki

Degital Media Lab Inc.

Special Thanks

Ryo Shin

Yoshikazu Yoshiira

Akihiko Kasuga

Ayaku Hino

Dan Yamamoto

Katsunobii Iida

Kazuhiro Hasegawa

Kazuyoshi Tashiro

Mizuki Kubo

Naoto Shimada

Mizuki Kubo

Naoto Shimada

Noriko Watanabe

Takahiro Fujii

Takashi Sannohe

Yasuhiro Takamatsu

Yasutaka Kiraya

Yuka Naito

Yuki Nishimura

Junishi Hayashi

Kojitaro Beppu

Tomoya Suzuki

Youko Abe

Hiromichi Tanaka

Ken Narita

Kouji Yamashita

Masashi Hiramatsu

Michihiro Sasaki

Satoru Nakajima

Shinji Hashimoto

Tatsuo Tomiyama

Yoshinori Kitase

Yousuke Saito

Yuu Miyake

Supervisor

Akitoshi Kawazu

Executive Producer

Youichi Wada

and a Big Thanks to All Square Enix Staff!