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Hironobu Sakaguchi

Hironobu Sakaguchi was born on November 14, 1962 in Japan. He is a producer and director, known for Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001), Final Fantasy VII (1997) and Final Fantasy (1987). See full bio »


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Final Fantasy VII
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Final Fantasy IX
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 2011 The Last Story (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2007 Lost Odyssey (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2006 Blue Dragon (Video Game) (producer)
 2005 Final Fantasy VI Advance (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2003 Final Fantasy X-2 (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2003 Final Fantasy Tactics Advance (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2002 Final Fantasy XI (Video Game) (producer)
 2002 Kingdom Hearts (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2001 Final Fantasy X (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2001 Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (executive producer)
 2000 The Bouncer (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2000 Final Fantasy IX (Video Game) (producer)
 2000 Legend of Mana (Video Game) (executive producer)
 2000 Vagrant Story (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1999 Chocobo Racing (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1999 Parasite Eve II (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1999 Front Mission 3 (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1999 SaGa Frontier 2 (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1999 Final Fantasy VIII (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1998 Bushido Blade 2 (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1998 Chocobo's Dungeon 2 (Video Game) (producer)
 1998 Brave Fencer Musashi (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1998 Parasite Eve (Video Game) (producer)
 1998 Xenogears (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1997 Bushido Blade (Video Game) (executive producer)
 1997 Final Fantasy Tactics (Video Game) (producer)
 1997 Final Fantasy VII (Video Game) (producer)
 1994 Final Fantasy III (Video Game) (producer)
 1992 Final Fantasy V (Video Game) (producer)
 1991 Final Fantasy II (Video Game) (producer - as H. Sakaguchi)
 1990 Final Fantasy III (Video Game) (producer)
 1988 Final Fantasy II (Video Game) (producer)
 1987 Final Fantasy (Video Game) (producer)
 1987 Rad Racer (Video Game) (executive producer)
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Despite the fact that he focuses on Story, plot and character first when crafting video games, the gameplay is usually rather solid and well received.


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