Yu Masaoka
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Masaoka in 2012.

Yu Masaoka

Yu Masaoka (née Kitai) is a former employee of Nintendo Company Limited, having worked mainly in the development department during her time with the company.

Masaoka is from Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. After graduating from Musashino Art University, she officially joined Nintendo in 2005, initially working as a graphic artist for the Software Planning & Development Division.

She left the company in 2015 to become a freelance artist under the brand "Kotori Design Box".


Work History

Graphic Artist
Nintendo Co., Ltd.
April 2005 - July 9, 2015

BA, Faculty of Space Production Design
Musashino Art University
Fall 2001 - Spring 2005

Notable Works

Name: Yu Masaoka / 正岡 優 / まさおか ゆう
Maiden Name: Yu Kitai / 北井 優 / きたい
Gender: ♀ Female
Author: takamori shiho
Source: Game Credits. Facebook Japan. Nintendo Japan Homepage. Kyoto Report Investigative Methods.
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