Masaaki Yamagiwa has officially joined team ninja as the news break after he was seen photographed alongside the PlayStation Indies expert Shuhei Yoshida and renowned action RPG Nioh’s director Fumihiko Yasuda.
About Masaaki Yamagiwa
Earlier in 2021, when the team was officially disbanded, he was one of the top producers from Japan Studio who left Sony. But now he supposedly joined Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin developer Team Ninja. It’s unclear what Yamagiwa’s new role at Team Ninja will entail, but he brings a ton of experience to the group.
The best work of this Japenese producer includes Bloodborne, Déraciné, Demon’s Souls and Tokyo Jungle to name just a few.