Tatsuyuki Maeda

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In this Japanese name, the family name is "Maeda".
Tatsuyuki Maeda
Native name 前田 龍之
Also known as Tatsuya Maeda, Ryunosuke
Born (1968-06-11) June 11, 1968 (age 46)
Tokyo, Japan
Genres Video game music
Occupation(s) Composer, arranger, sound editor, foley artist
Instruments Electronic organ
Years active 1992–present
Labels Wave Master Entertainment

Tatsuyuki Maeda (前田 龍之 Maeda Tatsuyuki?, born June 11, 1968, in Tokyo, Japan), is a Japanese musician and sound producer with Wave Master. He graduated from school with an electric organ player course. He is best known for composing the music for Sonic 3, Sonic & Knuckles, Dragon Force, and Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island.

Alongside Masaru Setsumaru, he created the majority of the sound effects utilized in various Sega games.[1][2] He was also the sound director for two handheld gaming systems: the Pico and the Game Boy Advance.



  1. ^ "Wave Master profile". Retrieved 13 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Mobygames". Retrieved 13 July 2012.