Staff of Pokémon Gold and Silver

This is a list of staff members who worked on the second generation games Gold and Silver for the Game Boy Color, per the game's credits. It was published by Nintendo and developed by Game Freak. All names are given in Western order.

Global staff


Sub Director


Referred to as Program (Japanese: プログラム) in the Japanese versions.

Graphics Director

Monster Design

Called Pokémon Design (Japanese: ポケモンデザイン) in the Japanese versions.

Graphics Design

  • Jun Okutani
  • Asuka Iwashita
  • Tetsuya Watanabe


Sound Effects

Game Design

Game Scenario

Referred to as Scenario (Japanese: シナリオ) in the Japanese versions.

Tool Programming

Referred to as Tool Program (Japanese: ツールプログラム) in the Japanese versions.

  • Takenori Oota

Parametric Design

Called Parameter Creation (Japanese: パラメーターせってい) in the Japanese versions.

Script Design

Called Script Creation (Japanese: スクリプトせってい) in the Japanese versions.

  • Nobuhiro Seya

Map Data Design

Called Map Data Creation (Japanese: マップデータせってい) in the Japanese versions.

  • Kazuhito Sekine

Map Design


Executive Producer

Japanese version

Product Testing

Called Debug Play (Japanese: デバッグプレイ) in the Japanese versions.

  • Super Mario Club (Japanese: スーパーマリオクラブ)
  • Kenji Saiki
  • Atsushi Tada
  • Sarugakucho (Japanese: 猿楽庁(さるがくちょう))
  • Tōru Hashimoto
  • Noboru Matsumoto

Special Thanks

  • Naoko Kawakami
  • Akito Mori
  • Takahiro Harada
  • Satoru Iwata
  • Hiroyuki Zinnai
  • Kunimi Kawamura

US Version Staff

US Coordination

  • Gail Tilden
  • Hiro Nakamura
  • Junichi Masuda
  • Naoko Kawakami
  • Jeff Kalles
  • William Giese

Text Translation


PAAD Testing

  • Randy Shoemake
  • Kathy Huguenard
  • Joel Simon

Product Testing

Special Thanks

  • Akito Mori
  • Takahiro Harada
  • Satoru Iwata
  • Hiroyuki Zinnai
  • Kunimi Kawamura
  • Kimiko Nakamichi

European Version Staff

European Coordination

  • Kai Zeh
  • Hiroyuki Uesugi
  • Junichi Masuda
  • Naoko Kawakami
  • Kunimi Kawamura
  • Tanja Baar
  • Kai Neumann

French Text

  • Julien Bardakoff
  • Daniel Charbit
  • N. Robert
  • J.B. Fleury

German Text

  • Daniel Schäfers
  • Andrea Jähn
  • M. Auer
  • J. Peitzmeier

Italian Text

  • Andrea Salvi
  • Calimero Tiiiun
  • Elenor Isbidish

Spanish Text

  • Susa Alcamí
  • Ruth García
  • N. Infante
  • C. Montilla


French Product Testing

German Product Testing

Italian Product Testing

Spanish Product Testing

Special Thanks

  • Akito Mori
  • Takahiro Harada
  • Satoru Iwata
  • Hiroyuki Zinnai
  • Kunimi Kawamura
  • Kimiko Nakamichi

Korean Version Staff

The staff is listed in English. Unlike other releases, the Korean versions also show an additional message in the credits:

All Rights, including the copyrights of Game, Scenario, Music and Program, reserved by NINTENDO, Creatures Inc. and GAME FREAK inc.

Korean Coordination

Text Translation

  • Sohn Chan Ho
  • Jeon Sang Cheol


  • Hiro Kawaharabayashi
  • Noriaki Teramoto
  • Jun Sugata
  • Daisuke Miyao


  • Masaki Fujita

Product Testing

Special Thanks

Staff of the Pokémon games and anime
Core series
Red and GreenBlue (JP)Red and BlueYellowGold and SilverCrystal
Ruby and SapphireFireRed and LeafGreenEmeraldDiamond and PearlPlatinum
HeartGold and SoulSilverBlack and WhiteBlack 2 and White 2X and Y
Omega Ruby and Alpha SapphireSun and MoonUltra Sun and Ultra Moon
Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!Sword and ShieldBrilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Legends: ArceusScarlet and VioletThe Hidden Treasure of Area Zero
Side games
Stadium (JP)Stadium (English)Stadium 2ColosseumXD
Box RSBattle RevolutionRanchDream Radar
Spin-off games
Hey You, Pikachu!ChannelPokéPark WiiPokéPark 2
Trading Card GameTrading Card Game 2: The Invasion of Team GR!
SnapNew SnapPinballPinball: Ruby & Sapphire
Puzzle LeaguePuzzle ChallengeDashTrozei!Battle TrozeiTetris
MD: Red and Blue Rescue TeamMD: Explorers of Time and Darkness
MD: Explorers of SkyMD (WiiWare)MD: Gates to InfinitySuper MDMD: Rescue Team DX
Masters ArenaTeam Turbo
RangerRanger: Shadows of AlmiaRanger: Guardian Signs
RumbleRumble BlastRumble URumble WorldRumble Rush
Learn with Pokémon: Typing AdventurePokédex 3D (Pro) • Conquest
The Thieves and the 1000 PokémonArt Academy
Detective Pikachu (Birth of a New Duo) • Detective Pikachu Returns
ShufflePokkén Tournament (DX) • Picross (GBC)Picross (3DS)
DuelMagikarp JumpQuestMasters (EX)SmileCafé MixSleep
Staff of the Pokémon anime

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