Shigeru Ohmori
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Company Game Freak
Current Position Director
First game Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire
Latest game Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Twitter Shigeru_Ohmori

Shigeru Ohmori is a planner and director at Game Freak. He has worked on the Pokémon series since Ruby and Sapphire, where he worked on game environments and communication features, including the in-game TV events.

He led the planning team of Diamond and Pearl, where he designed the Underground communication feature and supervised many of the new Pokémon evolutions introduced. He later was involved in the design of the Pokéwalker minigames in HeartGold and SoulSilver.

In Black and White, he designed many of the C-Gear features, including the Survey Radar and the Infrared Mode. He also led the planning team of HarmoKnight and X and Y, and became the director of Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire and Sun and Moon, replacing Junichi Masuda.

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