Developer - Genius Sonority Inc.

Genius Sonority Inc. is a privately held company that specializes in video game development. The company was founded in 2001, and is located in Tokyo, Japan. The company lists Nintendo and The Pokemon Company as stakeholders, and often develops software for both parents. Genius Sonority began operations in July 2001, for the original purpose of developing Pokémon games for home consoles and was officially incorporated in June 2002, with funding provided by Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi’s Q Fund, a cash reserve used for Nintendo game company start-ups. The company's founder and current president, Manabu Yamana, is best known as a key person at Heartbeat, a company that developed games in the Dragon Quest series for Enix. Other key founding members include staff formerly from Creatures Inc. and Ape Inc., that were involved in the development of the Mother series.


Work History for Nintendo Company Limited

Title Year Main Work Additional Work Notes
DS Harlequin Selection 2010
100 Classic Book Collection 2007
Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness 2005
Pokémon Colosseum 2003

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Profile: Genius Sonority Inc..
Author: Kyoto Ninja
Source: Game Credits. Company Homepage. Kyoto Report Investigative Methods.
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