Star Fox and F-Zero Character Designer Takaya Imamura Leaves Nintendo After 32 Years - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 05 February 2021 / 1,489 Views
Takaya Imamura announced on Facebook he has left Nintendo after working at the company for 32 years.
"Today is my last day coming to work," Imamura said. "I took a selfie with the empty office building. It feels pretty sad to think about not coming here anymore… Hats off to myself for 32 years of hard work!"
Imamura was a designer on the original F-Zero and Star Fox games. He was the character designer for Captain Falcon and Fox McCloud, art director on Star Fox 64, chief designer on F-Zero X, art director on The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, among many other roles.
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