Inti Creates

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Inti Creates
Native name
Kabushiki gaisha Inti Kurieitsu
Kabushiki gaisha
IndustryVideo game industry
FoundedMay 8, 1996 (1996-05-08)
Key people
Takuya Aizu (President & CEO)
Number of employees
Approximately 100

Inti Creates Co., Ltd. is a Japanese video game development company. Formed by ex-Capcom staff in May 1996, they are best known for developing games in the Mega Man series.


It was formed by ten former members of Capcom with Takuya Aizu as the CEO.[1] First starting in Chiba Prefecture, they expanded by opening a studio in Nagoya in 2008.[1] First starting as a Limited liability company, they became a publicly traded company in 2003.[1] As of 2018, they have approximately 100 staff members.[2]

They are best known as the developers of the Mega Man Zero and Mega Man ZX series.[3]

They have also published several music albums composed and arranged by III, whose members are Ippo Yamada, Ryo Kawakami, Luna Umegaki, Tsutomu Kurihara, and Masaki Suzuki, amongst others. On August 29, 2014, they released their first self-published games Azure Striker Gunvolt and its cross-promotion Mighty Gunvolt.

Inti-Creates has provided portrait artwork for the Wayforward games Shantae and the Pirate's Curse and Shantae: Half-Genie Hero.[4]

They worked with Keiji Inafune and his design studio Comcept on the game Mighty No. 9. Comcept worked on the design and story of the game, while Inti-Creates developed it. Later, they worked with producer Koji Igarashi on the game Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, however, they left the project and was replaced by Dico after E3 2016.[5] They later released the 2D platformer Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon in 2018. The game attained more than 100,000 downloads in its first week.[6]


Games developed[edit]

Year Release Title Platform(s) Publisher(s)
1998 Speed Power Gunbike PlayStation Sony Music Entertainment
1999 Love and Destroy Sony Computer Entertainment
2002 Kurohige no Golf Shiyouyo Game Boy Advance Tomy Corporation
Mega Man Zero Capcom
2003 Mega Man Battle Chip Challenge
Mega Man Zero 2
2004 Crayon Shin-Chan Arashi o Yobu Cinema-Land no Daibouken!
Mega Man Zero 3 Capcom
2005 Mega Man Zero 4
Fantastic Children Bandai
2006 Crayon Shin-Chan Densetsu o Yobu Omake no To Shokkugaan!
Mega Man ZX Nintendo DS Capcom
Eureka 7 V.1: New Wave PlayStation Portable Bandai
2007 Crayon Shin-Chan DS: Arashi o Yobu Nutte Crayo~n Daisakusen! Nintendo DS
Mega Man ZX Advent Capcom
2008 Doraemon Nobita to Midori no Kyojinden
Crayon Shin-Chan Arashi o Yobu Cinema-Land Kachinkogachinko Daikatsugeki!
2009 Mega Man 9 Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Capcom
Crayon Shin-Chan Arashi o Yobu Nendororo~n Daihenshin Nintendo DS
Chougekijouban Keroro Gunsou: Gekishin Dragon Warriors de Arimasu!
2010 Crayon Shin-Chan Obaka Daininden Susume! Kasukabe Ninja Tai!
Keshikasu-kun Battle Kas-tival
Do-Konjou Shogakussei Bon Bita Hadaka no Choujou Ketsusen!! Bita vs. Dokuro Dei! Bandai
Mega Man 10 Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 Capcom
Mega Man Zero Collection Nintendo DS
2011 Power Rangers Samurai: The Game Nintendo DS, Wii Bandai
Gal*Gun Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 Alchemist
Crayon Shin-Chan Uchuu DE Achoo!? Yuujoo no Obakarate!! Nintendo 3DS
Bokura no Kingdom Mobile
2012 Great Battle Fullblast PlayStation Portable
Naruto SD Powerful Shippuden Nintendo 3DS Namco Bandai Games
Gon: Baku Baku Baku Baku Adventure
2013 Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures
2015 Gal*Gun: Double Peace PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita PQube, Alchemist
2016 Microsoft Windows
Mighty No. 9 Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Mac OS X, Linux Deep Silver, Spike Chunsoft
PlayStation Vita, Nintendo 3DS

Games developed and published[edit]

Year Release Title Platform(s)
2014 Azure Striker Gunvolt Nintendo 3DS
2015 Microsoft Windows
2014 Mighty Gunvolt Nintendo 3DS
2015 PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
Microsoft Windows
2016 Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 Nintendo 3DS
2017 Blaster Master Zero Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch
Mighty Gunvolt Burst Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch
Gal*Gun VR[7] Microsoft Windows
2018 Gal*Gun 2 Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, Xbox One
2019 Dragon Marked for Death[8] Nintendo Switch
TBA Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX


  1. ^ a b c "Bitsummit". Archived from the original on 2018-06-12. Retrieved 2017-08-13.
  2. ^ "Directing from the sidelines". Polygon. Archived from the original on 2018-06-22. Retrieved 2018-07-19.
  3. ^ "No More Mega Man?". Edge. 2005-08-22. Retrieved 2011-10-27.
  4. ^ Pitcher, Jenna (2013-09-18). "Mega Man dev Inti Creates working on Shantae: Half-Genie Hero". Polygon. Archived from the original on 2017-08-13. Retrieved 2017-08-13.
  5. ^ "Inti Creates is no longer working on Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night's main game". destructoid. Archived from the original on 2018-03-14. Retrieved 2018-06-17.
  6. ^ "Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon Surpasses 100,000 Downloads". DualShockers. 2018-06-06. Archived from the original on 2018-06-17. Retrieved 2018-06-17.
  7. ^ Peterson, Joel. "Goodbye, meatworld -- Gal*Gun VR is available on Steam". Destructoid. Retrieved 26 December 2018.
  8. ^ Musgrave, Shaun. "SwitchArcade Round-Up: 'Dragon Marked for Death', 'Warframe' Update, Tons of New Releases, Sales, and More". Touch Arcade. Retrieved 26 December 2018.

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