Mr Amano has designed the characters and scenes for many of the Final Fantasy games. He creates the worldview which is used by the game designers when they start work on a new Final Fantasy game. His previous work outside of the Final Fantasy series includes character design for the graphic novel Sandman: The Dream Hunters and TV shows Vampire Hunter D and Battle for the Planets.
Yoshitaka Amano's first video game work that SPOnG is aware of is the 1997 title, "Final Fantasy Tactics" (PlayStation) as Artist/Animator/Modeller. Of the titles listing Yoshitaka within the credits , "Final Fantasy IX" (PlayStation), "Final Fantasy X" (PS2), "Final Fantasy II" (PSP), "Final Fantasy VII" (PlayStation), "Final Fantasy VIII" (PlayStation) has been a best selling title.
Yoshitaka's most recent involvement was as Lead Artist on the 2008 release "Final Fantasy II" (PSP).
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17 Dec 2010