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Hiroyuki Kimura was the co-director of Metroid II: Return of Samus, and a graphics artist for Super Metroid. He is credited under special thanks in New Play Control! Metroid Prime 2: Dark Echoes as well. Born on June 1, 1965 in Ichikawa Prefecture, his main work was the backgrounds for the Maridia area. In the developer interview that exists within the strategy guide for Super Metroid, he claimed that Samus' measurements were 106-60-90.