With Shinji Mikami running Tango Gameworks and Jun Takeuchi promoted to a corporate officer, Hiroyuki Kobayashi, producer on Resident Evil 4 and the Sengoku Basara series, is leading the Resident Evil 6 team.
This game’s director, Eiichiro Sasaki, directed the Resident Evil Outbreak series and more recently worked on the Bionic Commando reboot.
Jiro Taoka, lead game designer on Resident Evil 6, was the game designer on Resident Evil 5. Soji Seta, lead engineer, was a programmer who worked on Power Stone and the lead programmer from Resident Evil 5. The art director, Tomonori Takano, was a character modeler for Lost Planet 2 and Resident Evil 5. Finally, the producer under Kobayashi, Yoshiaki Hirabayshi was the scenario writer for Resident Evil 5.