Katsuya Eguchi

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Katsuya Eguchi
Katsuya Eguchi at E3 2012 Nintendo Conference (edited).jpg
Eguchi on stage during Nintendo's press conference at E3 2012
Born (1965-05-15) May 15, 1965 (age 50)
Tokyo, Japan
Occupation EAD Manager, Producer
Game Designer
Employer Nintendo (1986–present)
Website www.nintendo.co.jp

Katsuya Eguchi (江口 勝也 Eguchi Katsuya?, born May 15, 1965) is a game designer and manager at Nintendo EAD. He was born in 1965 in Tokyo, Japan and grew up in the Chiba Prefecture. He began work at Nintendo in 1986 and spent some time doing promotional artwork before starting as a designer on Super Mario Bros. 3. He first served as director for Star Fox in 1993. Other games he's been involved with include Super Mario World, Star Fox 2, Wave Race 64, Yoshi's Story, Animal Crossing, Wii Sports, and Wii Play. He is the producer of Animal Crossing: City Folk, Wii Music, and Wii Sports Resort.[1]

Eguchi currently serves as a senior producer of his own EAD Software Development Group in the central Kyoto headquarters.[2] He was also the hardware producer of the Wii U.[3]




  1. ^ Savino, Candace (2008-07-16). "E308: Live highlights from Nintendo's private conference". Nintendo Wii Fanboy. Weblogs, Inc. Retrieved 2008-07-17. 
  2. ^ N-Sider Looks At Nintendo Development
  3. ^ http://e3.nintendo.com/

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