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Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer)

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Native name  小林 裕幸
Years active  1995–present
Employer  Capcom
Alma mater  Chukyo University
Education  Chukyo University
Ethnicity  Japanese
Role  Video Game Producer
Nationality  Japan
Name  Hiroyuki Kobayashi

Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer) CAPCOM vol02Hiroyuki KobayashiDeveloper Interview 2009
Born  August 12, 1972 (age 43) (1972-08-12) Nagoya, Japan
Occupation  Video game and anime producer, planner, and supervisor
Movies  Resident Evil: Damnation, Resident Evil: Degeneration
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Hiroyuki Kobayashi (小林 裕幸, Kobayashi Hiroyuki, born August 12, 1972 in Nagoya, Japan) is a Japanese video game and anime television series producer and supervisor. He is employed by Capcom.


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Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer) Video Games Daily Devil May Cry 4 Hiroyuki Kobayashi

Kobayashi studied computer science at Chukyo University. After graduating, he was hired at Capcom in 1995 as a programmer on the first Resident Evil game. After working as programmer on the sequel and a planner on the first Dino Crisis game, his first producer role was on Dino Crisis 2 in 2000.

Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer) Gamasutra How Resident Evil 6 Happens

Starting with the first Sengoku Basara game (titled Devil Kings in North America) in 2005, Kobayashi worked as the producer for the video game series as well as a planning supervisor for the various anime adaptations. He was very interested in the Sengoku period and wanted to create an action game inspired by that period.

Video games

Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer) Resident Evil 6 Producer Comments Hiroyuki Kobayashi Eiichiro

Kobayashi has worked on a number of video games, including the following (dates given are for the Japanese release). Credits are for producer unless otherwise indicated.

Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer) Unsubbed Hiroyuki Kobayashi Interview Biohazard series segment
  • Resident Evil (programmer, 1996)
  • Resident Evil 2 (programmer, 1998)
  • Dino Crisis (planner, 1999)
  • Dino Crisis 2 (2000)
  • Devil May Cry (2001)
  • Resident Evil Code: Veronica X (associate producer, 2001)
  • Resident Evil (2002)
  • Resident Evil Zero (promotional producer, 2002)
  • Dino Crisis 3 (2003)
  • P.N.03 (2003)
  • Under the Skin (2004)
  • Resident Evil 4 (2005)
  • Killer7 (2005)
  • Sengoku Basara (2005)
  • Sengoku Basara 2 (2006)
  • Sengoku Basara 2 Heroes (2007)
  • Devil May Cry 4 (2008)
  • Sengoku Basara X (2008)
  • Sengoku Basara: Battle Heroes (2009)
  • Sengoku Basara: Samurai Heroes (2010)
  • Sengoku Basara Chronicle Heroes (2011)
  • Dragon's Dogma (2012)
  • Resident Evil 6 (executive producer, 2012)
  • Project X Zone (Supervision & Cooperation (Devil May Cry Series), 2012)
  • Sengoku Basara 4 (2014)
  • Gaist Crusher (2014)
  • Anime

    Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer) Entrevista com Hiroyuki Kobayashi sobre os 20 anos de Resident Evil

    Kobayashi has also worked on several anime series.

  • Devil May Cry: The Animated Series (anime television series, supervisor, 2007)
  • Resident Evil: Degeneration (CG anime film, producer, 2008)
  • Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings (anime television series, planning supervisor, 2009)
  • Sengoku Basara II (anime television series, planning supervisor, 2010)
  • Sengoku Basara: The Last Party (anime film, planning supervisor, 2011)
  • Resident Evil: Damnation (CG anime film, producer, 2012)
  • Resident Evil: Vendetta (CG anime film, producer, 2017)
  • References

    Hiroyuki Kobayashi (producer) Wikipedia

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