Dwight Okahara

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Dwight Kenichi Okahara
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Nationality American   USA.svg
Aliases Dwight K. Okahara

Dwight Okahara is an American composer and sound designer who began his game career with Westwood Studios back in 1988. While at Westwood he composed music for several games, and created sound effects for a large number of titles. He stayed with Westwood when the company was acquired by EA in 1998 and remained as a music and sound composer until the company closed in 2003. Okahara, along with some of his colleagues, then went to work for Insomniac games.

Gameography

Released Title Sample
1988-??-?? Vindicators (NES)
1989-??-?? Battletech: The Crescent Hawk's Revenge (DOS)
1991-12-?? Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of Darkmoon (DOS) Sound Effects
1992-??-?? Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of Darkmoon (AMI) Sound Effects
1992-05-?? The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One (DOS)
1992-12-?? Dune II: The Building of a Dynasty (DOS)
1992-??-?? Dungeons & Dragons: Warriors of the Eternal Sun (GEN)
1993-08-16 Dune: The Battle For Arrakis (GEN)
1993-??-?? Dune II: The Building of a Dynasty (AMI)
1993-??-?? Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos (DOS)
1993-??-?? Young Merlin (SNES)
1993-11-19 Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of Darkmoon (PC98) Sound Effects
1994-12-09 The Lion King (SNES)
1994-??-?? The Legend of Kyrandia: Book 3 - Malcolm's Revenge (DOS)
1995-08-31 Command & Conquer (DOS)
1995-08-31 Command & Conquer (W16)
1995-09-30 Monopoly (DOS)
1996-10-31 Command & Conquer: Red Alert (DOS)
1996-10-31 Command & Conquer: Red Alert (W32)
1997-02-28 Command & Conquer (PS1)
1997-03-31 Command & Conquer: Red Alert - Counterstrike (DOS)
1997-09-27 Lands of Lore: Guardians of Destiny (DOS) Sound Effects
1997-10-31 Blade Runner (W32)
1997-10-31 Command & Conquer: Red Alert (PS1)
1997-??-?? Games People Play: Hearts, Spades, and Euchre (W32)
1998-08-31 Dune 2000 (W32) Sound Effects
1999-08-24 Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun (W32)
2000-02-16 Nox (W32)
2000-10-21 Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 (W32)
2001-06-12 Emperor: Battle For Dune (W32)
2001-10-09 Command and Conquer: Yuri's Revenege (W32)
2002-02-17 Pirates: The Legend of Black Kat (PS2)
2002-02-25 Command & Conquer: Renegade (W32)
2002-03-24 Pirates: The Legend of Black Kat (XBOX)
2002-09-02 Earth & Beyond (W32)
2004-11-03 Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal (PS2)
2005-10-25 Ratchet: Deadlocked (PS2)
2006-11-11 Resistance: Fall of Man (PS3)
2007-10-23 Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction (PS3)

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Trivia

  • Dwight Okahara's name in Japanese would be 岡原ドワイト健一 (Okahara Dowaito Kenichi).

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