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Kentaro Nishimura is a product tester, director and producer at Nintendo. He worked at Nintendo in Japan from 1995-2012 as a producer on the Fire Emblem and Advance Wars series. In 2012 he joined Mario Club and became involved in product testing. As of 2016, he does so at Nintendo of America. Nishimura is credited under special thanks in Metroid: Zero Mission.