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{{VG Designer|company = [[Nintendo]] (since 2003)|position = Director|firstgame = ''[[Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3]]''|latestgame = ''[[Splatoon 2|Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion]]''|image = [[File:Yusukeamano.jpg|thumb|220x220px]]|born = 1981}}
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{{VG Designer|company = [[Nintendo]] (since 2003)|position = Director|firstgame = ''[[Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3]]''|latestgame = ''[[Animal Crossing: New Horizons]]''|image = [[File:Yusukeamano.jpg|thumb|220x220px]]|born = 1981}}
 
'''Yusuke Amano''' is a director at [[Nintendo]]. He worked on directorial roles on various titles of the [[New Super Mario Bros. (series)|''New Super Mario Bros.'']] and ''[[Splatoon (series)|Splatoon]]''[[Splatoon (series)| series]], among other games.
 
'''Yusuke Amano''' is a director at [[Nintendo]]. He worked on directorial roles on various titles of the [[New Super Mario Bros. (series)|''New Super Mario Bros.'']] and ''[[Splatoon (series)|Splatoon]]''[[Splatoon (series)| series]], among other games.
   
 
== History ==
 
== History ==
Amano Initially started as a debugger on [[Super Mario Club]], and tested games like [[Super Mario Advance 4|''Super Mario Advance 4'']], where he made some of the Super Skill movies that appeared with the [[e-Reader]]. Afterwards, he joined [[EAD]] as a planner, and worked on projects like [[New Super Mario Bros. Wii|''New Super Mario Bros. Wii'']].
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Amano Initially started as a debugger on [[Super Mario Club]], and tested games like ''[[Super Mario Advance 4]]'', where he made some of the Super Skill movies that appeared with the [[e-Reader]]. Afterwards, he joined [[EAD]] as a planner, and worked on projects like ''[[New Super Mario Bros. Wii]]''.
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As a part of Nintendo's garage initiative to get younger developers to direct games, he was appointed as the director of ''[[New Super Mario Bros. 2]]'', and the main director of ''[[Splatoon]]'' and ''[[Splatoon 2]]''.
   
As a part of Nintendo's garage initiative to get younger developers to direct games, he was appointed as the director of [[New Super Mario Bros. 2|''New Super Mario Bros. 2'']], and the main director of [[Splatoon|''Splatoon'']] and [[Splatoon 2|''Splatoon 2'']].
 
 
== Game Works ==
 
== Game Works ==
* [[Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3|''Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3'']] (2004) - Testing [note: uncredited]
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* ''[[Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day!]]'' (2005) - NCL Product Testing
* [[Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day!|''Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day!'']] (2005) - NCL Product Testing
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* ''[[Polarium Advance]]'' (2005) - Debug
* [[Polarium Advance|''Polarium Advance'']] (2005) - Debug
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* ''[[Animal Crossing: Wild World]]'' (2005) - Debug
* [[Animal Crossing: Wild World|''Animal Crossing: Wild World'']] (2005) - Debug
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* ''[[English Training]]'' (2006) - Debug
* [[English Training|''English Training'']] (2006) - Debug
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* ''[[Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree]]'' (2007) - Assistant Director
* [[Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree|''Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree'']] (2007) - Assistant Director
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* ''[[New Super Mario Bros. Wii]]'' (2009) - Planning
* [[New Super Mario Bros. Wii|''New Super Mario Bros. Wii'']] (2009) - Planning
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* ''[[Star Fox 64 3D]]'' (2011) - Coordinator
* [[Star Fox 64 3D|''Star Fox 64 3D'']] (2011) - Coordinator
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* ''[[New Super Mario Bros. 2]]'' (2012) - Director
* [[New Super Mario Bros. 2|''New Super Mario Bros. 2'']] (2012) - Director
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* ''[[Splatoon]]'' (2015) - Director
* [[Splatoon|''Splatoon'']]'' ''(2015) - Director
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* ''[[Splatoon 2]]'' (2017) - Director
* [[Splatoon 2|''Splatoon 2'']] (2017) - Director
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** ''Octo Expansion'' (2018) - Director
** Octo Expansion (2018) - Director
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* ''[[Animal Crossing: New Horizons]]'' (2020) - Planning Supervisor
   
 
=== Special Thanks ===
 
=== Special Thanks ===
* [[The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures|''The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures'']] (2004)
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* ''[[Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros. 3]]'' (2004) (European version)
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* ''[[The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures]]'' (2004)
 
* ''[[Super Smash Bros. Ultimate]]'' (2018) - Original Game Supervisor
 
* ''[[Super Smash Bros. Ultimate]]'' (2018) - Original Game Supervisor
   

Latest revision as of 00:20, March 20, 2020

Yusuke Amano is a director at Nintendo. He worked on directorial roles on various titles of the New Super Mario Bros. and Splatoon series, among other games.

History Edit

Amano Initially started as a debugger on Super Mario Club, and tested games like Super Mario Advance 4, where he made some of the Super Skill movies that appeared with the e-Reader. Afterwards, he joined EAD as a planner, and worked on projects like New Super Mario Bros. Wii.

As a part of Nintendo's garage initiative to get younger developers to direct games, he was appointed as the director of New Super Mario Bros. 2, and the main director of Splatoon and Splatoon 2.

Game Works Edit

Special Thanks Edit

Interviews Edit

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