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KID Corp. (株式会社キッド) ("Kindle Imagine Develop") was a Tokyo, Japan-based publisher and developer started in December 1987, incorporated on May 12, 1988, and headed by Hisayoshi Ichikawa (市川久祥) [1] [2] The company mostly developed games for other publishers through the mid-1990s but is best remembered for producing bishoujo games and visual novels in its later years.

KID filed for bankruptcy in November 2006, and its assets were purchased by Cyberfront in February 2007. Much of the development staff joined 5pb. [3]

Research Methods: Actual mentions, online resources (see Links), shared staff

Certain platforms have been omitted for the time being.

Arcade[edit]

  • Blocken (Visco)
  • Burai Fighter (unreleased) (Taito)
  • Hebereke no Popoon (PCM to ADPCM conversion) (Atlus)
  • Spriggan Powerd (unreleased) (KID) [4]
  • Time Bokan (unreleased) (Banpresto)
  • Ultra Toukon Densetsu (Banpresto)

Famicom/NES[edit]

  • Bananan Ouji no Daibouken / Banana Prince (JP/EU Publisher: Takara)
  • Burai Fighter (US Publisher: Taxan; JP Publisher: Taito; EU/AU Publisher: Nintendo)
  • Dezaemon (programming) (JP Publisher: Athena)
  • Doki! Doki! Yuuenchi: Crazyland Daisakusen / The Trolls in Crazyland (JP Publisher: VAP; EU Publisher: ASC)
  • Family Pinball / Rock'n' Ball (JP Publisher: Namco; US Publisher: NTVIC)
  • G.I. Joe (US Publisher: Taxan)
  • G.I. Joe: The Atlantis Factor (US Publisher: Capcom)
  • Kick Master (US Publisher: Taito)
  • Low G Man (US Publisher: Taxan; EU Publisher: Nintendo)
  • Max Warrior: Wakusei Kaigenrei / Isolated Warrior (JP Publisher: VAP; US Publisher: NTVIC; EU Publisher: Nintendo)
  • Summer Carnival '92: Recca (JP Publisher: Naxat Soft)

Game Boy[edit]

  • Armored Police Metal Jack (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Burai Fighter Deluxe (JP Publisher: Taito; US Publisher: Taxan; EU Publisher: Nintendo)
  • Chibi Maruko-chan: Okozukai Daisakusen (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Chibi Maruko-chan 2: Deluxe Maruko World (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Chibi Maruko-chan 3: Mezase! Game Taishou no Maki (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Chibi Maruko-chan 4: Kore ga Nippon dayo! Ouji-sama (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Chibi Maruko-chan: Maruko Deluxe Gekijou (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Fastest Lap (JP Publisher: VAP; US Publisher: NTVIC)
  • Gamera: Daikaijuu Kuuchuu Kessen (JP Publisher: Angel)
  • Genjin Kotts (JP Publisher: B-AI)
  • Kingyo Chuihou! 2: Gyopichan o Sagase! (JP Publisher: B-AI)
  • Mahoujin Guru Guru: Yuusha to Kukuri no Daibouken (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Pocket Love (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Pocket Love 2 (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Sumou Fighter: Toukaidou Basho / Sumo Fighter (JP Publisher: I'Max; US Publisher: DTMC)
  • Thunderbirds (JP Publisher: B-AI)
  • Urusei Yatsura: Miss Tomobiki o Sagase! (JP Publisher: Yanoman)

Game Boy Color[edit]

  • Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu GB Special: Otoko Dokyou no Tenka Touitsu (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Burai Fighter Color / Space Marauder (JP Publisher: KID; US Publisher: Agetec)
  • Front Row (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Gem Gem Monster / Lil' Monster (JP Publisher: KID; US Publisher: Agetec)
  • Golf Daisuki! (JP Publisher: KID)

Mega Drive/Genesis[edit]

  • Chester Cheetah: Wild Wild Quest (US Publisher: Kaneko) [5]
  • Maou Renjishi / Mystical Fighter (JP Publisher: Taito; US Publisher: DreamWorks)
  • Master of Weapon (JP Publisher: Taito)

Neo Geo Pocket[edit]

  • Pocket Love: If (JP Publisher: KID)

PC Engine CD/TurboGrafx-16 CD[edit]

  • Dead of the Brain 1 & 2 (JP Publisher: NEC)
Programming? Some Graphics?: Spiel?
  • Double Dragon II: The Revenge (JP Publisher: Naxat Soft)
  • Downtown Nekketsu Koushinkyoku: Soreyuke Daiundoukai (JP Publisher: Naxat Soft)
  • Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari (JP Publisher: Naxat Soft)

PC-FX[edit]

  • Can Can Bunny Extra DX (JP Publisher: Cocktail Soft)
Programming?: Spiel?

PlayStation[edit]

  • Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Super S: Shin Shuyaku Soudatsusen (JP Publisher: Angel)
CG Movies, Motion Capture: Visual Science Laboratory; Music: From30
  • Choukousoku GranDoll (JP Publisher: Emotion Digital Software)
  • DX Jinsei Game (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • DX Jinsei Game II (JP Publisher: Takara)
Some Planning: Ozma
  • Game de Seishun (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Infinity (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Kagayaku Kisetsu e (JP Publisher: KID)
Supervision: Tactics; Animation: Yumeta Company
  • KID MIX Section: Character Collection (JP Publisher: KID)
Some Graphics: Feathered
  • Meitantei Conan: 3-nin no Meisuiri (JP Publisher: Bandai)
Production: Astrovision; Some Sound: Cube
  • Meitantei Conan: Saikou no Partner (JP Publisher: Bandai)
Sound: Cube
  • Meitantei Conan: Trick Trick Vol. 1 (JP Publisher: Bandai)
Sound: Cube
  • Memories Off (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Memories Off 2nd (JP Publisher: KID)
Some Scenario: Q'tron; Some Graphics: Feathered; Sound (except BGM): Scitron Digital Contents
  • Pepsiman (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Shoryu Sangokuengi (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Subete ga F ni Naru: The Perfect Insider (JP Publisher: KID)
Some Graphics: Feathered
  • Tenant Wars / Top Shop (JP Publisher: KID; US Publisher: A1 Games)
  • Tenga-Seiha (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Tentama (JP Publisher: KID)

Saturn[edit]

  • Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Super S: Various Emotion (JP Publisher: Angel)
  • Can Can Bunny Extra (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Can Can Bunny Premiere 2 (JP Publisher: KID)
  • DX Jinsei Game (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • DX Jinsei Game II (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • FEDA Remake! Emblem of Justice (JP Publisher: Yanoman)
  • Game de Seishun (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Hissatsu! (JP Publisher: Emotion Digital Software)
?: Magical Arts
  • Pia Carrot e Youkoso!! (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Sakamoto Ryouma: Ishin Kaikoku (JP Publisher: KID) [6]
  • Shoryu Sangokuengi (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Tenant Wars (JP Publisher: KID)
  • Tenga-Seiha (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • VirtuaCall S (JP Publisher: KID)

Super Famicom/Super NES[edit]

  • Battle Grand Prix (JP Publisher: Naxat; US Publisher: Hudson)
  • Best Shot Pro Golf (JP Publisher: ASCII)
  • Haisei Mahjong Ryouga (sound?) (JP Publisher: ASCII)
  • Jumpin' Derby (JP Publisher: Naxat Soft)
  • Mini Yonku Shining Scorpion: Let's & Go!! (JP Publisher: ASCII)
  • Olivia no Mystery (sound) (JP Publisher: Altron)
  • Super Bowling (JP Publisher: Athena; US Publisher: Technos)
  • Super Jinsei Game 2 (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Super Jinsei Game 3 (JP Publisher: Takara)
  • Sutobasu Yarou Shou (JP Publisher: B-AI)
  • UFO Kamen Yakisoban: Ketoraa no Kuroi Inbou (JP Publisher: Den'Z)

WonderSwan[edit]

  • Bakusou Dekotora Densetsu for WonderSwan (JP Publisher: Naxat)
  • Kiss Yori... Seaside Serenade (JP Publisher: KID)

Links[edit]