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Jun Ishikawa
Jun Ishikawa
Born 1964
Company HAL Laboratory (since 1990)
Current Position Composer
First game Uchuu Keibitai SDF
Latest game Kirby Star Allies


Jun Ishikawa(JP) is a senior sound composer at HAL Laboratory. He was hired in 1990 and has been a key part of HAL Laboratory's sound composition ever since. He has worked almost exclusively on the Kirby franchise ever since the first title, Kirby's Dream Land, often alongside fellow composer Hirokazu Ando. He has also worked on other titles such as HyperZone and BOXBOY!

Production History

Song Credits

Kirby's Dream Land

  • Welcome to Dream Land -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Green Greens -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Invincible Stage -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Shooting -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Boss Theme -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Star Jingle -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Clear -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Castle Lololo -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Float Islands -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Bubbly Clouds -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Boss Theme -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Boss Game Select -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mt. Dedede -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ending -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Lose Life -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Game Over -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby Super Star

  • Title -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Boss Battle -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Peanut Plain -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Cocoa Cave -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Candy Mountain -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Gourmet Race -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Great Cave Offensive -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Underground Forest Area -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Rest Area -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Boarding the Halberd -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Havoc aboard the Halberd -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Revenge of Meta Knight: Ending -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mily Way Wishes -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Milky Way Wishes: Shooting -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Vs. Marx -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Kirby's Triumphant Return -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Way of the Fighting King -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Credits -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby's Star Stacker (Super Famicom)

  • Normal (VS. Poppy Bros. Jr.) -- Arrangement
  • Very Cool (VS. Chef Kawasaki) -- Arrangement
  • VS. Gryll -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby's Dream Land 3

  • Opening -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Title -- Composition & Arrangement
  • File Select -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Music Test -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Pop Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Map: Grass Land -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Grass Land 1 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Grass Land 2 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Grass Land 3 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Grass Land 4 (Ground Stage) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Map: Ripple Field -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ripple Field 1 (Ripple Field: Ocean Waves) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ripple Field 2 (Ripple Field) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ripple Field 3 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Map: Sand Canyon -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sand Canyon 1 (Stage: Comical) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sand Canyon 2 (Gourmet Race) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sand Canyon 3 (Desert Stage) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Map: Cloudy Park -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Cloudy Park -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Map: Iceberg -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Iceberg (The Last Iceberg) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Friends 1 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Friends 2 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Friends 3 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mini-Game -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Miniboss Battle -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Incorrect Path -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mission Failed -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mission Completed -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Victory -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Bonus Jump -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Invincible 1 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Invincible 2 -- Arrangement
  • Big Boss Battle -- Composition & Arrangement
  • King Dedede's Theme -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ominous Wind -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Hyper Zone 1 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Hyper Zone 2 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Cast Montage -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Credits -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Gooey Lose -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Kirby Lose -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Game Over -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards

  • Training -- Composition & Arrangement
  • World Map -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Planet Popstar -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mid-boss Room -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Quiet Forest -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle Among Friends: Waddle Dee -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle Among Friends: Adeline -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle Among Friends: King Dedede -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Boss -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Rock Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ruins -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Inside the Ruins -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Aqua Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mountain Stream -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Neo Star Select -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Neo Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Shiver Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Above the Clouds -- Arrangement
  • Studying the Factory -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ripple Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Miracle Matter -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Game Over -- Composition & Arrangement
  • 100-Yard Hop -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Bumper Crop Bump -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Checker Board Chase -- Composition & Arrangement
  • 02 Battle -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land

  • Vegetable Valley -- Arrangement
  • Orange Ocean -- Arrangement

Kirby Air Ride

  • Machine Passage -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Metal -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Rowdy Charge Tank -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby: Canvas Curse

  • Opening Demo -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Menu -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ghost Grounds -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Growth Grass -- Arrangement
  • Machine Mansion -- Arrangement
  • Mad Mechanism -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Spectacle Space -- Arrangement
  • Paint Panic -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Truck Chase -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Kracko -- Arrangement
  • Drawcia Demo -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Drawcia Sorceress -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Drawcia Soul -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ending Demo -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Staff Roll -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby: Squeak Squad

  • Title -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Main Menu -- Composition & Arrangement
  • World Map -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Level Map -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Prism Plains (Plains Area 1) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Squeak Squad Theme -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Cushy Clouds (Sky/Ice Area) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Vs. Boss 1 (Squeak Squad Boss) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Vs. Boss 2 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Secret Area (Deep Sea Area) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Dark Nebula Demo -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Vs. Dark Nebula -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ending -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Smash Ride -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby Super Star Ultra

  • Spring Breeze (Title) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Corkboard 2 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The True Arena -- Arrangement

Kirby Ultra Super Deluxe: Original Soundtrack

  • Boss Battle Medley / Electronic Ver. -- Arrangement

Kirby's Epic Yarn

  • Yin-Yarn -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mecha Yin-Yarn -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby's Return to Dream Land

  • Invincible -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Signs of Battle (Boss Prelude) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Goal Game -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Aurora Area -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Techno Factory -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Funky Area -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Crusher Challenge -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Another Dimension (Looming Darkness) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Star Jingle (Energy Spheres) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Four-Headed Guardian: Landia -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Lose Life -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Game Over -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sphere Part Get! -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Pro Tips -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sub Game Failure -- Arrangement
  • Bonus Complete -- Arrangement
  • Bonus Complete (Perfect) -- Arrangement
  • Green Greens -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Under My Control (Vs. Magolor) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Warrior from Another World (Galacta Knight) -- Arrangement
  • 100% Clear! -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby Triple Deluxe

  • Floral Fields -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Dark Clouds -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Keychain Collection -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Must Dash -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Reflected Laughter -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Cold Odyssey -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Golden Legend -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mountains in an Angry Sky -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Four Dragons -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ripple Red -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Kirby Fighters -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Moonlight Capital -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Beautiful Prison -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Dedede's Royal Payback -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sullied Grace -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Revenge of the King -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Way of the Fighting King -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Arena Showdown -- Arrangement
  • Helper's Rest -- Arrangement
  • The True Arena -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The True Arena: Battle -- Arrangement
  • Shadow Strike -- Arrangement
  • Channel Menu -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby: Planet Robobot

  • Program Rhythm -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Resolution Road -- Arrangement
  • Gorgeous-Go-Round -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Bountiful Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Underwater Quarter -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Gigabyte Grounds -- Arrangement
  • Dried-up Sea -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Power Plant Inspection -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Befuddling Skyscraper -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Super Express Future Canary -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Game Over -- Composition & Arrangement
  • VS. Masher -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Team Kirby Clash -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Time Beam -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Access Ark -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Sound of Labor -- Composition & Arrangement
  • White Office March -- Composition & Arrangement
  • L86 -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle with the Spirit of Self -- Arrangement
  • Crazy Rolling in Money -- Composition (w/Hirokazu Ando), Arrangement
  • Intermezzo Without a Leader -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Revenge of Meta Knight - Title -- Arrangement
  • It Looks Like You Haven't Practiced Enough -- Arrangement
  • StreetPass Victories / Normal -- Composition & Arrangement
  • StreetPass Victories / True Arena -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Game Over (Arena / True Arena) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Forgotten Heart -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Faded Flower -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Strongest Time-Travelling Warrior -- Arrangement
  • Victory like Eaten Rice -- Arrangement
  • 3DS Jingle (Channel Menu) -- Composition & Arrangement

The Sound of Kirby Café

  • Gourmet! Carnival -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Teatime Underneath Sunbeams Streaming Through Leaves -- Arrangement
  • Sixty-four -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Dreaming of Having a Meal -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby's Blowout Blast

  • Game Over -- Composition & Arrangement

Kirby Star Allies

  • Puzzle Room -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Invincibility Candy -- Composition & Arrangement
  • To Be Continued -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Friendly Field -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Reef Resort -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Echo's Edge -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Nature's Navel -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sacred Square -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Before Meta Knight Battle 1 (SFX) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Before Meta Knight Battle 2 (SFX) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Meta Knight Battle -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Eastern Wall Entrance (SFX) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Planet Misteen -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Star Lavadom -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Lose Life -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Divine Terminus Entrance -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Dark Alter -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Hyness Battle (Hooded) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Hyness Battle (Unhooded) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Sacrifice -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Before Void Termina Battle (SFX) -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Festival Ability -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Marx Battle Remix (2.0.0) -- Composition & Arrangement

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Trivia

  • Since Kirby: Triple Deluxe, the sound tests of the main Kirby games have indicated songs composed by Jun Ishikawa by showing red-colored musical notes.