Motofumi Fujiwara

Fujiwara in 2018

Motofumi Fujiwara (Fuziwara also seen; Japanese: 藤原基史 Fujiwara Motofumi) is a freelance designer and former key member at GAME FREAK until September 2013. He has also illustrated several cards for the Pokémon Trading Card Game.

Designs

Pokémon

The following is a list of Pokémon designed by Fujiwara.

Cards illustrated

Fujiwara contributes TCG artwork infrequently, beginning with the Japanese-exclusive Pokémon VS set.

Games

Fujiwara has been credited as a Pokémon designer in most core series games. He also often takes on the role of graphic designer.

Credits

Title Platform Release date Position
Mario & Wario Super Nintendo Entertainment System 1993-08-27 Character Design
Pulseman Mega Drive 1994-07-22 Graphics
Pokémon Red and Green Versions Game Boy 1996-02-27 Pokémon Design
Bushi Seiryūden: Futari no Yūsha Super Nintendo Entertainment System 1997-01-17 Graphics
Pokémon Red and Blue Versions Game Boy 1998-09-30 Pokémon Design
Pokémon Gold and Silver Versions Game Boy Color 1999-11-21 Pokémon Design
Pokémon Crystal Version Game Boy Color 2000-12-14 Pokémon Design
Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire Versions Game Boy Advance 2002-11-21 Pokémon Designer, Graphic Designer
Pokémon Channel Nintendo GameCube 2003-07-18 Conceptual Character Artist
Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen Versions Game Boy Advance 2004-01-29 Pokémon Designer
Pokémon Emerald Version Game Boy Advance 2004-09-16 Graphics Lead, Graphic Design, Pokémon design
Drill Dozer Game Boy Advance 2006-02-06 Graphic Design
Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Versions Nintendo DS 2006-09-28 Pokémon Design, Graphic design
Pokémon Platinum Version Nintendo DS 2008-09-13 Pokémon Design, Graphic Design
Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver Versions Nintendo DS 2009-09-12 Pokémon Design
Pokémon Black and White Versions Nintendo DS 2010-09-18 Pokémon Design, 2-D Graphic Design, Battle Effect Design
Pokémon Black and White Versions 2 Nintendo DS 2012-06-23 Pokémon Design, 2-D Graphic Design, Battle Effect Design
HarmoKnight Nintendo 3DS 2012-09-05 2D Graphic Design
Pokémon X and Y Nintendo 3DS 2013-10-12 Pokémon Characters Design, UI Graphic Design
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Nintendo 3DS 2014-11-21 Pokémon Characters Design
Pokémon Sword and Shield Nintendo Switch 2019-11-15 UI Graphic Design, Pokémon Design
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Nintendo Switch 2022-11-18 Pokémon Design

Indirect roles

Title Platform Release date Credit
Mendel Palace (Quinty in Japan) Nintendo Entertainment System 1989-06-27 Special Thanks
Game Boy Camera Game Boy 1998-02-21 Original Characters
Pokémon Stadium (English) Nintendo 64 1999-04-30 Original Characters
Pokémon Colosseum Nintendo GameCube 2003-11-21 Pokémon Character Designer
Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness Nintendo GameCube 2005-08-04 Pokémon Character Designer
Pokémon Battle Revolution Wii 2006-12-14 Pokémon Character Designer

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 (2018) EVs. (English translation written by Anthony Madry and commissioned by Dr. Lava)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Tweet from Atsuko Nishida (archived copy)

External links


Pokémon designers

Emi AndoHitoshi ArigaKanako EoHiroki FuchinoMotofumi Fujiwara
Misaki HashimotoMana IbeAsuka IwashitaTomohiro KitakazeFumie Kittaka
Yusuke KozakiKazuyuki KurashimaLee HyunJungMegumi MizutaniShigeki Morimoto
Keiko MoritsuguKensaku NabanaAtsuko NishidaYusuke OhmuraTomohiko Ōkubo
Muneo SaitōKen SugimoritakeReiko TanoueAimi TomitaKenkichi Toyama
Saya TsurutaJames TurnerTakao UnnoEmi YoshidaHironobu Yoshida