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Shinichi Shimomura

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Shinichi Shimomura
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Shinichi Shimomura in 1994
Born August 21, 1966
Role(s) Designer & Director
Employer(s) HAL Laboratory (left after 2002)
Notable works Notable for directing Kirby's Dream Land 2, Kirby's Dream Land 3, & Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards
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Notice: Shinichi Shimomura is notably elusive in details on his career, particularly since leaving HAL. Keep an eye out for more info.

Shinichi Shimomura (下村真一 Shimomura Shinichi, born August 21, 1966) is a Japanese video game designer who previously worked for HAL Laboratory. He was one of the main game designers who directed some of the Kirby series along with Masahiro Sakurai. He is best known for directing Kirby's Dream Land 2, Kirby's Dream Land 3, and Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards. However, he has not been involved in the development of the series after Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land in 2002, for unknown reasons.

There is not much publicly known information about Shinichi Shimomura, online or otherwise. It is not clear what his background was before working on the Kirby series, or what he has done since.

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