Masafumi Takada

高田 雅史


Inuyama, Aichi, Japan

Masafumi Takada is a Japanese video game music composer. His most notable work is the soundtrack composition for the three video games killer7, God Hand and No More Heroes. Takada often partners up with musician and guitar player Jun Fukuda, and has produced five soundtracks for video game producer Goichi Suda.

In 2007, Masafumi Takada was one of 36 composers selected by Masahiro Sakurai to provide music for Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Takada chose to arrange renditions of "Ending (Yoshi's Story)", "Lip's Theme (Panel de Pon), "Marionation Gear", and "Shin Onigashima" for the game.

Starting in 2006, Masafumi Takada has also contributed tracks in Konami's music simulation series beatmania IIDX, with a track appearing in each installment of the series' home console releases since HAPPY SKY. He remixed "QUANTUM TELEPORTATION", for Toshiyuki Kakuta's 電人K album, which was released on May 29, 2008.

In fall 2010 Takada joined Tango Gameworks. He composed music for the PSP game Danganronpa: Kibou no Gakuen to Zetsubou no Koukousei and will be providing music for its anime adaptation in 2013.