Kouji Murata

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Kouji Murata
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Local 村田光司 (むらた こうじ)
Born
Birth Place Japan
Nationality Japanese   Japan.svg
Aliases
  • K. Murata
  • Koji Murata

Kouji Murata is a Japanese composer ,sound designer and sound programmer. He started working for Konami in the 80's and later worked for Capcom in the 90's. Kouji attended Tateishiyama Shiga High School and graduated in 1981. He attended Kinki University for Electronics, but later dropped out. He worked at Freak Ltd. as an instrument repairman. His video game music career started in 1986 when he worked for Tose and composed the music to one of their games. In 1987, he worked for Konami. He left the company in 1989 and went on to work as a freelance composer. He later worked for Minakuchi Engineering and composed the audio for some of their games. From 1995 to 2010, he worked for Yoshidayama workshop Co. as a composer. He currently works at Groove Bit as the executive producer.

Gameography

Released

Title

Sample

1987/11/?? Top Gun (NES)
1987/12/04 Dragon Scroll: Yomigaerishi Maryuu (FC)
1988/12/?? Skate or Die (NES)
1989/01/04 Ganbare Goemon 2 (FC)
1992/07/24 Bionic Commando (GB)
1992/12/11 Mega Man III (GB)
1993/??/?? Sengoku Ace (ARC)
1993/10/29 Mega Man IV (GB)
1994/07/22 Mega Man V (GB)
1994/10/21 Mega Man: The Wily Wars (SMD)

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