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
Employer Nintendo (1986–present)
Title Deputy General Manager of Nintendo EPD

Katsuya Eguchi (江口 勝也 Eguchi Katsuya?, born May 15, 1965) is a game designer, producer, and deputy general manager at Nintendo Entertainment Planning & Development. 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 served as a senior producer of his own EAD Software Development Group, but currently serves as the Deputy General Manager of Nintendo Entertainment Planning & Development.[2][3] He was also the hardware producer of the Wii U.[4]




  1. ^ Savino, Candace (2008-07-16). "E308: Live highlights from Nintendo's private conference". Nintendo Wii Fanboy. Weblogs, Inc. Retrieved 2008-07-17. 
  2. ^ Rad, Chloi; Otero, Jose. "Nintendo Reveals Restructuring Plans". IGN. Retrieved 15 September 2015. 
  3. ^ N-Sider Looks At Nintendo Development
  4. ^ http://e3.nintendo.com/

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