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Masashi Goto is or was a Nintendo employee mostly involved in localization. Games he has translated include Banjo-Kazooie, The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask, Star Fox Adventures and Geist. He is credited under special thanks in several other Rare games, and Metroid Prime. Goto has not been credited on a game since Geist in 2005, suggesting he has since left Nintendo.