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Staff roll

Staff Roll

Director

Koichi Ishii

Producer

Akitoshi Kawazu

Program Main/Battle

Tomoki Anazawa

Game Design & System Design Chief

Akihiko Matsui

Art Director & Map BG Graphic Design Chief

Koji Tsuda

Battle Effect & Battle Design Chief

Hiroshi Takai

Character Illustration & Character Graphic Design Chief

Shinichi Kameoka

Music

Yoko Shimomura

Artifact Design & CG Item Design

Masaki Takahashi

Program BG Map & Program “RING.ring LAND”

Fumiaki Fukaya

Program World Map

Keitaro Adachi

Story & Event Data Chief

Nobuyuki Inoue

Story & Event Data

Miwa Shouda

Story & Monster Motion Data

Masato Yagi

World Map System Design Chief & Sub System Design

Daisuke Fukugawa

Map Data Chief

Hiroyuki Kuwata

Character Graphic Design

Masaki Ohtani
Gen Kadoi
Yayoi Morisako
Yoko Tamai
Nao Ikeda
Rie Sato

Boss Monster Graphic Design Chief

Toshiaki Matsumoto

Boss Monster Graphic Design

Mika Anzai
Mami Ikeuchi

Pet Monster Graphic Design Chief

Noriko Sasaki

Pet Monster Graphic Design

Konomi Ishizuka
Takeshi Oda
Makoto Takahashi
Satoshi Matsuura
Yutaka Watanabe

Map BG Graphic Design

Nobuhiro Imagawa
Takashi Honjo
Yukitomo Watanabe
Kazuhiko Takahashi
Nobuko Hatayama
Mayumi Kubota

World Map Graphic Design

Masashi Okutani

World Map Effect & Magic Effect

Shigeyuki Ohno

Menu Graphic Design & Icon Graphic Design

Takayuki Ohdachi

Summons Cards Illustration Design

Masayo Asano
Sadako Makamura

Map Data

Toshiya Tange
Yuko Abiru
Ken Ogisu

Event Data Assistant

Wataru Ueda
Kazuhiro Yamauchi

Monster Action Data Assistant

Kazuyuki Shindo

Sound Manipulator

Takaharu Ishimoto
Hidenori Iwasaki
Ryo Yamazaki
Hirosato Noda

Sound Programmer

Minoru Akao

Sound Engineer

Yoshitaka Fujita
Teruaki Sugawara

Sound Editor

Tomohiro Kamiya
Hisatoshi Nouzawa
Hiroyuki Nakamura
Kazumi Mitome

Publicity Producer

Tarashi Nomura

Publicity Chief

Noriko Watanabe

Publicity Staff

Masakazu Azegami
Kakuko Obinata

Production Manager

Hideki Imaizumi

Production Assistant

Yumiko Naruse
Izumi Kuwabara

Technical Support Staff

Hidehiro Moriyama
Ryoji Sugiyama
Taketomo Abe
Yumi Watanabe
Miduho Yoshinaga

Special Thanks

Alexander O. Smith
Square’s Preview 5 Development Staff
Square All Staff

Quality Management

Hiromi Masuda
Hideaki Marsuoka
Koji Shirasugi
Takashi Seki

Square Soft, Inc.

Localization Staff

Localization Specialist
Brody Phillips

Editors
Brian Bell
Richard Amtower

Associate Producer
Aki Kozu

Quality Assirance Staff

QA Manager
Jonathan Williams

Asst QA Manager
Mike Givens

Lead Analyst
Derek C. Smith

Asst Lead Analyst
Jaime J. Bencia

Product Analysts
Bryan D. Chen
Michael D. Christoffers
Jonathan Domasig
Jonathan Mankin
Jim Robles
Terry R. Stone
Shame Viall
Joshua Walter

QA Translators
Dana J. Kwon
Rintaro Yoshida
Kenji Nakamura

Square Electronic Arts L.L.C.

President

Jun Iwasaki

Squartz Co., Ltd.

President

Hiromi Masuda

Quality Assurance Section

Hideaki Matsuoka
Shiro Koizumi

Square Co., Ltd.

Localization Department

General Manager
Koji Yamashita

Deputy General Manager
Akira Kashiwagi

Localization Coordinator
Kazuyoshi Tashiro

Localization Specialist
Amanda J. Katsurada

Monitor Staff

Dai otsuka
Hiroko Nishiyama
Kei Suzuki
Mamoru Ikeda
Masashi Nagai
Masato Kudo
Masatoshi Hagiwara
Megumi Amagai
Minoru Saitou
Norihiro Maezawa
Rei Sakata
Satomi Goto
Syunsuke Nishitani
Taiki Eda
Takaaki Hagiwara
Tomomi Takizawa
Toshihiro Imoto
Yoshiyuki Takahashi
Yuichiro Kawanishi
Yuko Morita

Music

“Song of MANA” – Opening and Ending Theme –
Produced by Yoko Shimomura
Vocals: Annika
Lyrics: Yoko Shimomura
Translated by Carina
Arranged by Osamu Katsumori (CLEAR)
People Of Spirits
Piano: Yasushi Sugiyama
Guitar: Osamu Katsumori
Bass: Yoshiyuki Kuriyama
Drum: Kiishirou Akui
Pan Flute: Akira Fujiyama
Strings: Gavyn Wright Group
Computer Programming: Osamu Katsumori
Recorded & Mixed by Kenzi Nagashima
Recorded at TAI STUDIO, AIR STUDIOS (LONDON), POLAR STUDIOS (SWEDEN), SQUARE STUDIO

“Nostalgic Song” – Ending Theme of Mana’s Story –
Produced by Yoko Shimomura
Strings: Gavyn Wright Group
Recorded & Mixed by Kenzi Nagashima
Recorded at AIR STUDIOS (LONDON)

“Legend of MANA” – Title Theme –
Produced by Yoko Shimomura
A. Piano: Sanae Hatori
Strings: Shinozaki Group
Recorded & Mixed by Kenzi Nagashima
Recorded at CRESCENT STUDIO, SOUND CITY

“Vocalise” – Siren’s Song –
Chorus: Saki Mizutani

“Music for Magical Instruments”
– Ensamble with the Holy Spirit –
Pan Flute: Takashi Asahi
Other Instruments: Yoko Shimomura, Kenzi Nagashima
Recorded & Mixed by Kenzi Nagashima
Recorded at TOWER SIDE STUDIO

Co-ordinated by
Makiko Fujiwara (Coool Communications Ltd.)
Yasuko Endo (Legato Music)
Noriko Kiso (AO Ltd.)
Minako Kubota (OR[UK]Ltd.)
ELLE (OR[UK]Ltd.)

Special Thanks to
Maria Molin Ljunggren (MLP)
Rolf Fersson (N.E.W Music)
Kouji Haishima
Yoko Washida
Tomoko Morita (CLEAR)
Professional Percassion
Rebecca (Polar Studios)
Yoshiko Watanabe
Tamiyuki “SPIKE” Sugiyama
Alexander O. Smith
Naoto Echizen (SQUARE)

Executive Producer

Tomoyuki Takechi
Hironobu Sakaguchi
Hisashi Suzuki