FANDOM


Yasunori Mitsuda
Yasunori Mitsuda-0
Born January 21, 1972
Tokuyama, Yamaguchi, Japan
Company Square (1992-1998)
Procyon Studio (since 2001)
University Junior College of Music
Current Position Composer; President of Procyon Studio
First game Final Fantasy V
Latest game Xenoblade Chronicles 2 (Nintendo)
Twitter YasunoriMitsuda


Yasunori Mitsuda is a prolific video game composer. Initially he worked at Square, where he worked on sound design and music on a few games, like Chrono Trigger.

He became a freelance composer in 1998 and founded Procyon Studio in 2001, his own music production studio. Since then, he has worked on some Nintendo games, like the original Mario Party, Soma Bringer, Kid Icarus: Uprising and the Xenoblade series, as well as other titles like Inazuma Eleven.

Production History

Special Thanks

Song Credits

Chrono Trigger

  • Presentiment - Composition & Arrangement
  • Title - Composition & Arrangement
  • Morning Sunlight - Composition & Arrangement
  • Peaceful Days - Composition & Arrangement
  • Memories of Green - Composition & Arrangement
  • Guardia Millennial Fair - Composition & Arrangement
  • Gato's Song - Composition & Arrangement
  • A Strange Happening - Composition & Arrangement
  • Wind Scene - Composition & Arrangement
  • Goodnight - Composition & Arrangement
  • Secret of the Forest - Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle 1 - Composition & Arrangement
  • Courage and Pride - Composition & Arrangement
  • Huh?! - Composition & Arrangement
  • Manoria Cathedral - Composition & Arrangement
  • A Prayer to the Road thats Leads - Composition & Arrangement
  • Frog's Theme - Composition & Arrangement
  • Fanfare 1 - Composition & Arrangement
  • Kingdom Trial - Composition & Arrangement
  • The Hidden Truth - Composition & Arrangement
  • A Shot of Crisis - Composition & Arrangement
  • Ruined World - Composition & Arrangement
  • Lab 16's Ruin - Composition & Arrangement
  • Lavos' Theme - Composition & Arrangement
  • The Day the World Revived - Composition & Arrangement
  • Robo Gang Johnny - Composition & Arrangement
  • Robo's Theme - Composition & Arrangement
  • Remains of the Factory - Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle 2 - Composition & Arrangement
  • Fanfare 2 - Composition & Arrangement
  • Brink of Time - Composition & Arrangement
  • Delightful Spekkio - Composition & Arrangement
  • Fanfare 3 - Composition & Arrangement
  • Boss Battle 2 - Composition & Arrangement
  • Ayla's Theme - Composition & Arrangement
  • Rhythm of Wind, Sky and Earth - Composition & Arrangement
  • Magus' Castle - Composition & Arrangement
  • Confusing Melody - Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle with Magus - Composition & Arrangement
  • Singing Mountain - Composition & Arrangement [note: unused]
  • At the Bottom of Night - Composition & Arrangement
  • Corridors of Time - Composition & Arrangement
  • Zeal Palace - Composition & Arrangement
  • Schala's Theme - Composition & Arrangement
  • Undersea Palace - Composition & Arrangement
  • Far Off Promise - Composition & Arrangement
  • Wings That Cross Time - Composition & Arrangement
  • Black Omen - Composition & Arrangement
  • Determination - Composition & Arrangement
  • World Revolution - Composition & Arrangement
  • Last Battle - Composition & Arrangement
  • First Festival of Stars - Composition & Arrangement
  • Epilogue ~ To Good Friends - Composition & Arrangement
  • To Far Away Times - Composition & Arrangement
  • Blackbird (Inside) - Composition & Arrangement
  • Blackbird (Outside) - Composition & Arrangement
  • Breath of Lavos - Composition & Arrangement
  • Earthquake - Composition & Arrangement
  • Fall of Zeal - Composition & Arrangement
  • Lavos Stirs - Composition & Arrangement
  • Leene's Bell - Composition & Arrangement
  • Mystic Chanting - Composition & Arrangement
  • Ocean Waves - Composition & Arrangement
  • Ozzie Laugh - Composition & Arrangement
  • Ozzie Scream - Composition & Arrangement
  • Prison Tower - Composition & Arrangement
  • Quiet Beach - Composition & Arrangement
  • Rain and Flowing Water - Composition & Arrangement
  • Rat-a-Tat-Tat It's... Mitsuda - Composition & Arrangement
  • Strong Wind - Composition & Arrangement
  • Time Vortex - Composition & Arrangement
  • Truce Canyon - Composition & Arrangement
  • Tsunami - Composition & Arrangement
  • Unknown Fanfare - Composition & Arrangement [note: unused in PAL & NTSC Versions. Used Only in the Japanese Version]
  • Voice of Lavos - Composition & Arrangement

Radical Dreamers

  • Prologue ~ Summer Nights - Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle Theme ~ Tempest - Composition & Arrangement
  • Plot Exposition ~ Astral Luan Solus - Composition & Arrangement
  • Hallways ~ Silent Steps - Composition & Arrangement
  • Staircases ~ Mysterious Premonition - Composition & Arrangement
  • The Girl Who Stole the Stars ~ Heavenly Goddess - Composition & Arrangement
  • Snakebone Manor ~ Viper Villa - Composition & Arrangement
  • Frozen Flame ~ Piercing Passion - Composition & Arrangement
  • Ballroom Elevator Theme ~ Portal to Hell - Composition & Arrangement
  • Yamaneco Theme ~ Meeting with Darkness - Composition & Arrangement
  • Yamaneco Battle Theme ~ Climactic Clash - Composition & Arrangement
  • Music Box Theme ~ Affirmation from Afar - Composition & Arrangement
  • The Girl Who Stole the Stars Piano Solo ~ Missa pro Defunctis - Composition & Arrangement
  • Epilogue ~ Epilogus - Composition & Arrangement
  • Credits ~ Volpecula Silva Parietinae - Composition & Arrangement

Mario Party

  • Opening -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Title Screen -- Composition (w/Koji Kondo), Arrangement
  • Playing the Game -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Peaceful Mushroom Village -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mushroom Bank Theme -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Option House Theme -- Arrangement
  • Mushroom Shop Theme -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mini-Game House Theme -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Traveling the Warp Pipe -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Adventure Begins -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Where Have the Stars Gone -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Jungle Adventure -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Birthday Cake -- Composition (w/Koji Kondo), Arrangement
  • Tropical Island -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Battle Canyon -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Engine Room -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Rainbow Castle -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Play a Mini-Game! -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Mushroom Forest -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Bowser Magma Mountain -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Ducking and Dodging -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Full of Danger -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Coins of the World -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Wide, Wide Ocean -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Taking Coins -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Let's Go Lightly -- Arrangement
  • Faster than All -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Room Underground -- Arrangement
  • Slowly, Slowly -- Arrangement
  • Can it Be Done -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Dodging Danger -- Arrangement
  • Saving Courage -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Move to the Mambo! -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Let's Limbo! -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Hit or Miss Chance Games -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Bowser's Chance Game -- Composition & Arrangement
  • The Stolen Star -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Bowser's Theme -- Composition & Arrangement

Luminous Arc

  • Brilliant World (game ver.) - Arrangement (w/Shota Kageyama)
  • Prelude - Composition & Arrangement
  • Epilogue - Composition (w/Kazumi Mitome, Shota Kageyama)
  • Brilliant World -Brazilian Club Mix- - Mixing & Recording Engineer

Super Smash Bros. Brawl

  • Vs. Marx -- Arrangement Supervisor
  • World Map (Pikmin 2) -- Arrangement Supervisor

Arc Rise Fantasia

  • Luminous Rain - Composition & Arrangement
  • Meridian 2nd Hikoutei Squad - Composition & Arrangement
  • Contaminant Dragons - Composition & Arrangement
  • Imaginal Song - Composition, Lyrics & Arrangement
  • War Results Within the Heart - Composition & Arrangement
  • The Northernmost of the Empire, Topazion - Composition & Arrangement
  • Moment of Rest - Composition & Arrangement
  • The Imperial City of Diamant - Composition & Arrangement
  • Light of Purification - Composition & Arrangement
  • Great Existence - Composition & Arrangement
  • Chance Meeting with the Rogress - Composition & Arrangement
  • Song of Ruin - Composition, Lyrics & Arrangement
  • At the End of Despair - Composition & Arrangement
  • Snowdrops Blooming, Opalus - Composition & Arrangement
  • Ryfia's Wish - Composition, Lyrics & Arrangement
  • Lascarde Skywalk - Composition & Arrangement
  • Real Song - Composition, Lyrics & Arrangement
  • Heaven's Tears - Composition, Lyrics & Arrangement
  • Sacred Hymn - Composition & Arrangement
  • The Prayer of Noire - Composition & Arrangement
  • In Order to Know the Conclusion - Composition, Lyrics & Arrangement

Xenoblade Chronicles

  • Beyond the Sky -- Composition & Arrangement, String Arrangement (w/Natsumi Kameoka), Programming & Keyboards

Kid Icarus Uprising

  • Opening -- Composition (w/Hirokazu Tanaka), Arrangement & Orchestration
  • The Return of Palutena -- Composition (w/Hirokazu Tanaka & Motoi Sakuraba), Arrangement (w/Motoi Sakuraba), Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • Boss Battle 1 -- Composition, Arrangement & Orchestration
  • Magnus and the Dark Lord -- Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • The Reaper's Line of Sight -- Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • Pandora's Labyrinth of Deceit -- Orchestration
  • Dark Pit -- Arrangement & Orchestration
  • Ruins of the Temple -- Arrangement & Orchestration
  • Dark Pit's Theme -- Arrangement & Orchestration
  • Medusa's Final Battle -- Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • Hades's Infernal Theme -- Orchestration
  • Reset Bomb Depot (Exterior) -- Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • Lightning Battle -- Orchestration
  • Thunder Cloud Temple -- Orchestration
  • Mysterious Invaders -- Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • Aurum Island -- Orchestration
  • Little Girl's Theme -- Orchestration
  • Dog's Theme -- Orchestration
  • The Lightning Chariot -- Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • Lightning Chariot Base -- Orchestration (w/Natsumi Kameoka)
  • Staff Roll -- Orchestration(w/Natsumi Kameoka)

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U

  • Forest / Nature Area -- Arrangement Supervisor
  • Mii Plaza -- Arrangement Supervisor

Xenoblade Chronicles 2

  • Xenoblade II - Where It All Began - -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Elysium, in the Blue Sky -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Shadow of the Lowlands -- Composition & Arrangement
  • Where We Used To Be -- Composition & Arrangement
  • One Last You -- Composition & Arrangement

Interviews

External links