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Rudi Schnitzer is or was an employee at Nintendo of Europe involved in quality assurance and manual localization. The manuals he has localized include those for Pokémon Box: Ruby & Sapphire, 1080° Avalanche and Yoshi Touch & Go. He was part of the testing team for Super Smash Bros. Melee and Pikmin, a tester for Metroid: Zero Mission and a testing coordinator for Metroid Prime Trilogy. Whether he is still employed at Nintendo is unknown, as he has not been credited in a game since.