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Hirokazu Tanaka (III)

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He composed the music for the Pokemon anime while still working for Nintendo. When the anime became an unexpected hit, Nintendo told Tanaka he couldn't work on it anymore. With that he left the company and joined up with Creatures, another company affiliated with Pokemon. He's has been President of the company since 2000.

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 2014 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Gameboy #3 (2014) ... ("Super Mario World Theme")
 2011 Proklyatie serogo slonyonka (Documentary) (writer: "Theme from Dr. Mario" - uncredited)
 2011 Animation Fun-Pak (TV Movie) (writer: "Tallon Overworld Main Theme")
  Pokémon the Series: Diamond and Pearl (TV Series) (music - 62 episodes, 2008 - 2009) (arranger - 49 episodes, 2008 - 2009)
- Fukamaru! Got It!! (2009) ... (music: "Hai Tacchi! 2009")
- Fukamaru and Dragon Meteor Shower! (2009) ... (music: "Hai Tacchi! 2009")
- Double Battle! Mammoo and Hinoarashi!! (2009) ... (music: "Hai Tacchi! 2009")
- The Air Battle Master Enters! Glion vs. Hassam!! (2009) ... (music: "Hai Tacchi! 2009")
- Full of Danger! Kojiro's Treasure Chest!! (2009) ... (music: "Hai Tacchi! 2009")
 2008 Dairantô Sumasshu Burazâzu ekkusu (Video Game) (arranger: "Donkey Kong", "Squeak Squad Theme", "Tetris: Type A") / (music: "Famicom Medley", "Power-Up Music", "Chill") / (writer: "Kid Icarus: The Underworld", "Snowman", "Shadow Dragon Medley", "Kid Icarus: Skyworld (Overworld theme)", "Gyromite", "Title (Kid Icarus)", "Main Theme (Metroid)", "Underground Theme", "Balloon Trip", "Tetris: Type B", "Humoresque of a Little Dog", "Ending (Metroid)", "Tunnel Scene", "Norfair")
  Pokémon the Series: Ruby and Sapphire (TV Series) (music - 176 episodes, 2002 - 2006) (arranger - 147 episodes, 2002 - 2006)
- End of a Journey, and Then the Start of a Journey! (2006) ... (arranger: "Supâto!") / (music: "Supâto!")
- Satoshi vs. Haruka! Last Battle!! (2006) ... (arranger: "Supâto!") / (music: "Supâto!")
- Deciding Match! Vs Regice!! (2006) ... (arranger: "Supâto!") / (music: "Supâto!")
- First Pokémon! Final Battle!! (2006) ... (arranger: "Supâto!") / (music: "Supâto!")
- The Pokémon Center Is Very Busy! (2006) ... (arranger: "Supâto!") / (music: "Supâto!")
 2005 Dance Dance Revolution: Mario Mix (Video Game) (writer: "Destruction Dance", "Deep Freeze", "Up, Down, Left, Right")
 2004 WarioWare Touched! (Video Game) (writer: "Hogan's Alley Theme")
  Pokémon (TV Series) (music - 276 episodes, 1997 - 2002) (arranger - 194 episodes, 1999 - 2002)
- Parting with Pikachu...! (2002) ... (arranger: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri") / (music: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri")
- Goodbye... And Then, Setting Off! (2002) ... (arranger: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri") / (music: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri")
- To the End of the Full Battle! Each One's Way!! (2002) ... (arranger: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri") / (music: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri")
- Bursyamo Returns! Battle Against Hazuki!! (2002) ... (arranger: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri") / (music: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri")
- Rival Confrontation! Kamex vs Lizardon!! (2002) ... (arranger: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri") / (music: "Ready Go!", "Pokettâri Monsutâri")
 2001 Super Smash Bros. Melee (Video Game) (writer: "Brinstar/Brinstar Depths", "Mother", "Mother 2", "Dr. Mario", "Balloon Fighter/Balloon Flight")
 1999 Super Smash Bros. (Video Game) (writer: "Planet Zebes")
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Hip Tanaka | Hirokazu 'Hip' Tanaka
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Trivia:

He composed the music for the Pokemon anime while still working for Nintendo. When the anime became an unexpected hit, Nintendo told Tanaka he couldn't work on it anymore. With that he left the company and joined up with Creatures, another company affiliated with Pokemon. He's has been President of the company since 2000.

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