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Akira Yamaoka was born in 1968, February the 6th in Tokyo, Japan. When he started college, he studied product design and interior. He studied that because he got influenced by European artist. His first project for Konami (in 1993) was Sparkster for Nintendo's Super Famicom. He has done all the music for Silent Hill (2006). See full bio »
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Known For

Silent Hill: Revelation
(2012)
Silent Hill
Silent Hill Composer
(2006)
Julia X
Julia X Composer
(2011)
Rumble Roses
Rumble Roses Soundtrack
(2004)

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 2017 Wrath (Video short) (completed)
 2017 Kuso
 2016/V Memories (Short)
 2016 Epic Home Break-Ins (Short)
 2013 Killer Is Dead (Video Game)
 2012 Black Knight Sword (Video Game)
 2012 Sine Mora (Video Game)
 2012 Silent Hill: Anniversary (Short)
 2012 Lollipop Chainsaw (Video Game)
 2012 Silent Hill 2 HD (Video Game)
 2012 Silent Hill 3 HD (Video Game)
 2012 Silent Hill HD Collection (Video Game)
 2011 Julia X
 2011 Shadows of the Damned (Video Game)
 2010 For Some Food (Video short)
 2009 Silent Hill: Shattered Memories (Video Game) (music composer: Konami Digital Entertainment Inc.)
 2009 La porte (Short)
 2008 Broken Notes (original music by)
 2008 Silent Hill: Homecoming (Video Game)
 2007 Silent Hill: Origins (Video Game)
 2007 Voces (Short)
 2007 101% (TV Series) (music by)
 2006 Silent Hill
 2004 Silent Hill 4: The Room (Video Game)
 2003 Silent Hill 3 (Video Game)
 2001 Silent Hill 2 (Video Game)
 1999 Silent Hill (Video Game)
 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics '98 (Video Game)
 1994 Sparkster (Video Game)
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6' (1.83 m)
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Originally, I was planning to become a molding artist, not a musician. As for me, there are not any differences between music and art as it is the same means of expression. As for my current self, creating music is what I am. Thus, I do not regard myself as a "music creator." The first song I created was when I was in punk rock music group in high school. See more »

Trivia:

Joined Grasshopper Manufacture to produce music for an unnamed horror title See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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