Toshinobu Matsumiya

Toshinobu Matsumiya (Japanese: 松宮稔展 Matsumiya Toshinobu) is a scenario writer who works on Game Freak. He has been credited in many core series games.

Game credits


  • One of the default names for Barry in the Japanese version of Pokémon Diamond is トシノブ Toshinobu, a reference to Matsumiya.
  • According to Matsumiya, Hilbert and Hilda were initially visualized to be at the age of 16.
  • Matsumiya posted the chronology of the core series games on Twitter in May 2014, but the tweet was deleted shortly after.[1] No further comments on the chronology or deletion of the tweet have been made by Game Freak staff members.

External links


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