Kenichi Matsubara

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Kenichi Matsubara
Local 松原 健一 (まつばら けんいち)
Birth Place Japan
Nationality Japanese   Japan.svg
Aliases Ken-ichi Matsubara, K. Matsubara, Bang Matsubara, Giant Matsubara, Taurus Matsubara, Matsubara, KEN, じえんとるまん まつばら けんちゃん (Ken-chan 'Jientoruman' Matsubara)

Kenichi Matsubara is a Japanese composer who worked for Konami. He has become popular in the video game music world for composing the music to the game Castlevania 2: Simon's Quest.


Released Title Sample Notes
1986-10-?? Penguin Adventure (MSX) (夢大陸アドベンチャー)
1987-05-22 Dark Adventure (ARC)
1987-07-?? Battlantis (ARC) (バトランティス) With Shigeru Fukutake, Tsutomu Ogura, and Masanori Adachi.
1987-08-28 Akumajou Dracula II: Noroi no Fuuin (FDS) (ドラキュラII呪いの封印)
1988-??-?? Kitten Kaboodle (ARC)
1988-??-?? Gang Busters (ARC)
1988-02-?? Haunted Castle (ARC)
1988-03-?? Gradius II: Gofer no Yabou (ARC) (グラディウスII GOFERの野望)
1988-12-?? Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NES)
1989-04-26 Crime Fighters (ARC)
1990-??-?? Lightning Fighters (ARC)
1991-01-05 Wai Wai World 2: SOS!! Paseri Jou (FC) (ワイワイワールド2 SOS!!パセリ城)
1991-08-?? The Lone Ranger (NES)
1991-08-27 Crisis Force (FC) (クライシスフォース)
1992-09-?? Contra Force (NES)
1994-01-07 Pop'n TwinBee: Rainbow Bell Adventures (SFC)
1994-11-18 Tsuyoshi Shikkari Shinasai: Taisen Puzzle-dama (SFC)