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This is a list of Bandai Namco composers, many of which have provided music arrangements for the later Super Smash Bros. games.

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Hiroki Hashimoto

Hiroki Hashimoto is a composer who has worked in games such as Pokkén Tournament and Pac-Man & Galaga Dimensions.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Smash Tour: Map -- Arrangement
  • Target Blast -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • Mumbo's Mountain (Banjo-Kazooie) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Hiroshi Okubo

Hiroshi Okubo (August 10, 1970) is a composer who provided music for the Ace Combat series. He has been credited in "Special Thanks" in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

  • Super Mario World Medley -- Arrangement
  • Skateboard Arena (Free Mode) (Wii Fit Plus) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Hiroyuki Kawada

Hiroyuki Kawada (born August 8, 1960) is a game composer who has worked on various Namco games since 1987. He is one of the music composers for Pokkén Tournament and Mario Kart Arcade GP DX.

In 2015, he left Bandai Namco and became a freelance composer.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Luigi's Mansion Series Medley -- Arrangement
  • Jungle Level Jazz Style (Donkey Kong Country) -- Arrangement
  • Jungle Level Tribal Style (Donkey Kong Country) -- Arrangement
  • Results Display Screen -- Arrangement
  • Trophy Shop -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U (DLC)

  • Main Theme (Super Mario 64) -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Battle! (Wild Pokémon) (Pokémon Sun / Pokémon Moon) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Jesahm

Jesahm is a game composer who is known for his work in the Idolmaster, Taiko no Tatsujin and Donkey Konga franchises. He has arranged two tracks in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U, and was the audio production coordinator of Mario Kart Arcade GP DX as well.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Super Mario 3D Land Theme / Beach Theme -- Arrangement
  • Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem Medley -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Junichi Nakatsuru

Junichi Nakatsuru

Junichi Nakatsuru is a game composer best known for the Soul Calibur franchise, and has composed and arranged several tracks in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. He later became the sound manager of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Menu -- Arrangement [note: different arrangements on the 3DS and Wii U versions]
  • Circuit (Mario Kart 7) -- Arrangement
  • Wii Sports Series Medley -- Arrangement
  • Final Destination Ver. 2 -- Arrangement
  • Classic: Map -- Arrangement [note: different arrangements on the 3DS and Wii U versions]

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U (DLC)

  • Lost in Thoughts All Alone (Fire Emblem Fates) -- Arrangement
  • Theme Of Bayonetta - Mysterious Destiny (Instrumental) -- Arrangement
  • Tomorrow Is Mine (Bayonetta 2 Theme) (Instrumental) -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Menu -- Arrangement
  • Battlefield -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • 11th Street (FATAL FURY WILD AMBITION) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Katsuro Tajima

Katsuro Tajima is a composer and sound designer who worked on games such as Katamari, Tekken, and Mario Kart Arcade GP DX.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels Medley -- Arrangement
  • Master Orders: Reward -- Arrangement
  • Events -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Trophy Rush -- Arrangement
  • Tournament: Spectating -- Composition & Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Tournament: Winner Announcement -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Keiki Kobayashi

Keiki Kobayashi is a composer and sound designer who is known for working in Tekken and Ace Combat. He composed the main theme of Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U.

In 2014, he left Bandai Namco and became a freelance composer; since then, he has contributed to the soundtracks of Star Fox Zero and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Battlefield -- Composition & Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Title Theme (Wii Sports) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

LindaAI-CUE

Akihiko Ishikawa (also known as Tetsuhiko Ishikawa) is a composer and sound designer best known for the Taiko no Tatsujin franchise. He is often credited as LindaAI-CUE and has provided music arrangements for Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Master Hand -- Arrangement
  • Master Core -- Arrangement
  • Master Fortress: First Wave -- Arrangement
  • Master Fortress: Second Wave -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Master Hand -- Arrangement
  • Crazy Hand -- Arrangement
  • Master Hand / Crazy Hand -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • Assault Theme (METAL SLUG 1-3) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Mitsuhiro Kitadani

Mitsuhiro Kitadani is a composer who worked on the "Aria of the Soul" arrangement from Revelations: Persona in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's Joker DLC Challenger Pack. He is one of the composers in Pokkén Tournament.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • Aria of the Soul (Revelations: Persona) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Rio Hamamoto

Rio Hamamoto (born on August 12, 1975) is a composer known for the Tekken series. In addition to Smash Bros., Hamamoto also composed music for Pokkén Tournament.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Gerudo Valley (Ocarina of Time) -- Arrangement
  • Mega Man 2 Medley -- Arrangement
  • Classic: Results Screen -- Arrangement
  • Classic: Fail -- Arrangement
  • Crazy Orders: Final Battle Defeat -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U (DLC)

  • Ken Stage (Street Fighter II) -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Classic Mode: Final Results -- Arrangement
  • The Dark Realm -- Arrangement
  • The Final Battle -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Final Battle: After the Transformation -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Spectate -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • ART of FIGHT (Art of Fighting) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Ryo Watanabe

Ryo Watanabe is a composer who has worked on the Ridge Racer and IDOLM@ASTER series. He made two arrangements on Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Rainbow Road Medley (Mario Kart series) -- Arrangement
  • Style Savvy: Trendsetters -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Saki Kasuga

Main article: Saki Kasuga

Kasuga is a former sound composer at Intelligent Systems who has later joined Bandai Namco.

Takafumi Sato

Takafumi Sato is a composer who has worked on the IDOLM@STER and Taiko no Tatsujin games. He has worked on two original arrangements in Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Classic Mode: Bonus Stage -- Arrangement
  • Training -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • Forest World (Athena) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Taku Inoue

Taku Inoue (born August 18, 1983) is a composer who worked for Tekken 7 and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. He has left Bandai Namco as of June 2018.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Mario Paint Medley --- Arrangement
  • Yoshi's Woolly World -- Arrangement
  • Mission Mode (Pikmin 3) -- Arrangement
  • Online Practice Stage -- Arrangement
  • All-Star Rest Area -- Arrangement
  • StreetSmash -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U (DLC)

  • The Legend of Zelda Medley -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Torine

Torine

Eriko Sakurai (known as Torine) is a composer at Bandai Namco, who previously worked at Sega. She has provided music in the Super Smash Bros. series.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Final Destination -- Arrangement
  • Classic: Final Results -- Arrangement
  • Master Orders: Ticket Selection -- Arrangement
  • Crazy Orders: Ticket Selection -- Arrangement
  • Crazy Orders: Final Battle Victory -- Arrangement
  • Credits -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Classic Mode: Defeat -- Arrangement
  • The Light Realm: Prologue -- Arrangement
  • The Light Realm: March -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Yoshihito Yano

Yoshihito Yano (born Oct 3, 1973) is a composer and sound designer who worked in the sound department and music for Super Smash Bros. 4 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. His aliases are Yoshito Yano and Yanoman.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Yoshi's Island -- Arrangement
  • Balloon Fight Medley -- Arrangement
  • Multi-Man Smash -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U (DLC)

  • Ice Cream Island (Kirby's Adventure) -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Mob Smash -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • Theme of SYD (Alpha Mission) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Yoshinori Hirai

Not to be confused with Yoshinori Hirai (artist)

Yoshinori Hirai is a composer who worked in games such as IDOLM@STER and Pokkén Tournament. Hirai has also worked on original arrangements for the Super Smash Bros. games.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • Gallery / Hoard -- Arrangement
  • Replay / Album / Records -- Arrangement
  • Tourney -- Arrangement
  • Tourney: Final Results -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • The Dark Realm: The Mysterious Space -- Arrangement
  • Spirits: Collection -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Yoshinori Kawamoto

Yoshinori Kawamoto is a composer and sound director at Bandai Namco. He has composed music and produced sound design in various arcade games during the Namco-era, starting with Splatterhouse. He was involved in the soundtracks of Star Fox: Assault and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Vault -- Arrangement
  • Shop -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Yu Sugimoto

Yu Sugimoto is a composer who worked in Pokkén Tournament and Mario Kart Arcade GP DX. Sugimoto has arranged the "Final Destination" and "Practice Fights" tracks in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Final Destination -- Arrangement
  • Practice Fights -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Yuji Masubuchi

Yuji Masubuchi is a composer who worked in the IDOLM@STER and Katamari games. He worked on one track in Smash Bros. 4 and Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

  • PAC-MAN'S PARK / BLOCK TOWN (PAC-MANIA) -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • Gobi's Valley (Banjo-Kazooie) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Yusuke Kudo

Yusuke Kudo is a sound designer who worked on Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown. He arranged the "Free the Spirit!" track in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Song Credits

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Free the Spirit! -- Arrangement

Link(s)

Yusuke Yamauchi

Yusuke Yamauchi is a former staff at Capcom who worked on arrangements in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Not much is known about him.

Song Credit(s)

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

  • Classic Mode: Mural -- Arrangement
  • The Light Realm: Base -- Arrangement
  • Spirits: Inventory / Items -- Arrangement
  • Tourney: Battle List -- Arrangement

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (DLC)

  • I'll Face Myself (Persona 4) -- Arrangement

Link(s)

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