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Tetsuya Nomura

1970 - Today

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Tetsuya Nomura (野村 哲也, Nomura Tetsuya, born October 8, 1970) is a Japanese video game artist, designer and director working for Square Enix (formerly Square). He designed characters for the Final Fantasy series, debuting with Final Fantasy VI and continuing with various later installments. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tetsuya Nomura has received more than 1,582,490 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Tetsuya Nomura is the 29th most popular game designer (down from 20th in 2019), the 1,395th most popular biography from Japan (down from 1,123rd in 2019) and the 15th most popular Japanese Game Designer.

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  • 42.75

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  • 23

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  • 3.45

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  • 2.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among GAME DESIGNERS

Among game designers, Tetsuya Nomura ranks 29 out of 56Before him are Will Wright, John Carmack, Hidetaka Miyazaki, John Romero, Yu Suzuki, and Eiji Aonuma. After him are Dave Arneson, Yuji Horii, Yuji Naka, Hideki Kamiya, Ron Gilbert, and Roberta Williams.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1970, Tetsuya Nomura ranks 257Before him are Kaoru Kadohara, Alex Garland, Hao Haidong, Joacim Cans, Shannon Leto, and Bart De Wever. After him are Jon Seda, Stacy Valentine, Lynn Okamoto, Valery Bolotov, JR Bourne, and Emmanuel Pahud.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Tetsuya Nomura ranks 1,395 out of 6,048Before him are Yoshioka Yayoi (1871), Akie Abe (1962), Takekazu Asaka (1952), Tatsuya Fujiwara (1982), Ikuo Takahara (1957), and Kenji Honnami (1964). After him are Masaaki Suzuki (1954), Michiko Matsuda (1966), Noriaki Sugiyama (1974), Lynn Okamoto (1970), Takehiro Tomiyasu (1998), and Hisashi Kimura (1870).

Among GAME DESIGNERS In Japan

Among game designers born in Japan, Tetsuya Nomura ranks 15Before him are Shinji Mikami (1965), Hironobu Sakaguchi (1962), Masahiro Sakurai (1970), Hidetaka Miyazaki (1974), Yu Suzuki (1958), and Eiji Aonuma (1963). After him are Yuji Horii (1954), Yuji Naka (1965), Hideki Kamiya (1970), Kazunori Yamauchi (1967), Naoto Ohshima (1964), and Yoshinori Kitase (1966).