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Yoshihisa KISHIMOTO

Published on 16/06/2012 - Edition 2012
Yoshihisa KISHIMOTO

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Nationality : Japan

Jobs : chara-designer,  Developer,  Producer

Yoshihisa KISHIMOTO is a famous character of video game, known for the Double Dragon series. He is at Japan Expo on the booth of Pix’n Love publisher for signings!

Meet Yoshihisa KISHIMOTO on the booth of Pix’n Love publisher
for the release of his biography by Florent GORGES

 

Presentation

 

© All rights reserved Born in 1961, Yoshihisa KISHIMOTO, a former Furyo (Japanese petty criminal), left the mark of his genius on video game history. By creating the legendary Double Dragon series, he allowed the beat'em up genre to be recognized and made the genre popular by the late 80s.

He has also created Kunio-kun (Renegade), Super Spike V'Ball and Cho Aniki, and contributed to 350 games to this day. He is an important witness of the beginnings of the Japanese video game industry.