Makoto Wada
Makoto wada
Company Nintendo (since 1986)
Current Position Scriptwriter
First game Punch-Out!! (NES)
Latest game Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer

Makoto Wada is a veteran game designer for Nintendo. He joined the company in 1986, and started working at the R&D3 Division with Genyo Takeda. He worked mostly on the Punch-Out!! and StarTropics series, first as a character designer and later also as a director.

After working on Pilotwings 64, he was transferred to the EAD Group; although he still made some design on some Nintendo 64 titles, ever since he has mostly been involved in scriptwriting for various franchises like Animal Crossing (he wrote all the lines of Mr. Resetti in the first game), as well as occasional directorial roles on Mario Kart DS and Wii Music.

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