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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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Filmography

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 2012 Kid Icarus: Uprising (Video Game)
 2007 Pikachû no tanken kurabu (Short)
 2003 Pokémon: Gotta Dance! (Video short)
 1999 Pikachu's Winter Vacation 2 (Video short)
 1998 Pokémon (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pokémon, I Choose You! (1998) ... (uncredited)
 1998 Pikachu's Vacation (Short)
 1994 EarthBound (Video Game) (as Hip Tanaka)
 1990 Dr. Mario (Video Game)
 1989 Super Mario Land (Video Game) (uncredited)
 1986 Kid Icarus (Video Game) (as Hip Tanaka)
 1986 Metroid (Video Game) (as Hip Tanaka)
 1986 Gumshoe (Video Game)
 1985 Stack-Up (Video Game) (music composer - uncredited)
 1984 Urban Champion (Video Game)
 1984 Wrecking Crew (Video Game) (uncredited)
 1984 Hogan's Alley (Video Game)
 1984 Duck Hunt (Video Game) (as Hip Tanaka)
 1984 Wild Gunman (Video Game) (as Hip Tanaka)
 1984 Balloon Fight (Video Game)
 1983 Donkey Kong 3 (Video Game)
 1983/I Mario Bros. (Video Game)
 1983 Pinball (Video Game)
 1982/I Donkey Kong Junior (Video Game)
 1980 HeliFire (Video Game)
 1979 Radar Scope (Video Game)
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Alternate Names:

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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