COMPOSER

Hitoshi Sakimoto

1969 - Today

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Hitoshi Sakimoto (崎元 仁, Sakimoto Hitoshi, born February 26, 1969) is a Japanese video game music composer and arranger. He is best known for scoring Final Fantasy Tactics and Final Fantasy XII, though he has composed soundtracks for over 80 other games. He began playing music and video games in elementary school, and began composing video game music for money by the time he was 16. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hitoshi Sakimoto has received more than 208,993 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Hitoshi Sakimoto is the 1,199th most popular composer, the 1,626th most popular biography from Japan and the 17th most popular Japanese Composer.

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  • 210k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Hitoshi Sakimoto ranks 1,199 out of 1,228Before him are Erik Mongrain, Arturo Rodas, Christophe Beck, Marc Shaiman, Masashi Hamauzu, and Rupert Gregson-Williams. After him are Inon Zur, Thomas Bergersen, Justin Hurwitz, Jonathan Larson, Lera Auerbach, and John Ottman.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1969, Hitoshi Sakimoto ranks 534Before him are Max Papis, Brett Favre, Torri Higginson, Michael Rich, Yariv Levin, and Snow. After him are Michael von Grünigen, Mai Charoenpura, Jamie Walters, Mikhail Porechenkov, Laurent Dufaux, and Lars Bohinen.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Hitoshi Sakimoto ranks 1,626 out of 5,560Before him are Go Oiwa (1972), Yasushi Yoshida (1960), Makoto Sugiyama (1960), Tomomi Fujimura (1978), Masahiko Harada (1968), and Daisuke Matsuzaka (1980). After him are Yuko Morimoto (1974), Yoichi Doi (1973), Mitsuo Ogasawara (1979), Ryoko Tani (1975), Aoi Yūki (1992), and Kazuya Kamenashi (1986).

Among COMPOSERS In Japan

Among composers born in Japan, Hitoshi Sakimoto ranks 17Before him are Koji Kondo (1961), Akira Yamaoka (1968), Masaaki Suzuki (1954), Hiroyuki Sawano (1980), Junichi Masuda (1968), and Kazumi Totaka (1967).

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