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These Composers Worked On Super Smash Bros. for Wii U


While the Nintendo 3DS version of Super Smash Bros. only features two songs per-stage, Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will have many more. On the game’s official website, Nintendo have detailed which music composers contributed to the Wii U version, and you can view this list below.


Artist Main Compositions
Koji Hayama Cho Aniki
Ape Escape 2
HIDE+HIDE (Hideki Ishigaki, Hideki Onoue) Various video game-related concert performances
Akari Kaida Breath of Fire III
Mega Man Battle Network
Maki Kirioka Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner
Pokémon Battrio 0
Manami Kiyota Xenoblade
PokéPark Wii: Pikachu’s Adventure
Hirokazu Koshio (TAITO / ZUNTATA) GROOVE COASTER series
Tsukasa Masuko (M’s Factory Inc.) Megami Tensei series
Data Carddass: Majin Bone
Manabu Namiki (M2 Co., Ltd.) KOKUGA
Kohta Takahashi RIDGE RACER V
Yuka Tsujiyoko Fire Emblem series
Paper Mario
Michiru Yamane Castlevania series
Detana!! TwinBee
Asuka Hayazaki (Nintendo) Mario Kart Wii
Manaka Kataoka (Nintendo) The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks
Animal Crossing: New Leaf
Koji Kondo (Nintendo) Super Mario Bros. series
The Legend of Zelda series
Toshiyuki Sudo (Nintendo) NES REMIX series
Sakura Samurai: Art of the Sword
Kazumi Totaka (Nintendo) Animal Crossing series
Yoshi series
Hajime Wakai (Nintendo) The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
Kenji Yamamoto (Nintendo) Metroid series
Hiroshi Okubo (BANDAI NAMCO Studios Inc.) RIDGE RACER series


The list above isn’t all-encompassing, as the Wii U version also has access to all the composers that worked on the 3DS version of Super Smash Bros. That list of composers can be found here.


Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will be released on November 21st in North America and December 5th in Europe.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.