Hisashi Nogami
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Nogami in 2022.

Hisashi Nogami

Hisashi Nogami is a current employee of Nintendo Company Limited, having worked mainly in the development department during his time with the company.

Nogami was born in 1971 in Kyoto, Japan. After graduating from the Osaka University of Arts, he officially joined Nintendo in 1994, initially working as a graphic artist for the Entertainment Analysis & Development Division.

His first prize work was designing characters for the Yoshi and Super Mario Bros. series before going on to help create the Animal Crossing and Splatoon franchises.


Work History

Manager / Producer
Nintendo Co., Ltd.
January 2013 - Present

Nintendo Co., Ltd.
April 1994 - Present

BA, Faculty of Visual Design
Osaka University of Arts
Fall 1990 – Spring 1994

Notable Works

Name: Hisashi Nogami / 野上 恒 / のがみ ひさし
Date of Birth: May 25th, 1971
Place of Birth: Yawata, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
Gender: ♂ Male
Company: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Source: Game Credits. Japan Media Archives. Interviews. Kyoto Report Investigative Methods.
Authors: Kyoto Ninja, takamori shiho

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