Mint

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Mint Co., Ltd. (株式会社ミント). Primarily a sound production company, but also did some graphics and programming work as well. Based in Tama-shi, Tokyo and established February 16, 1991. Was headed by Michiya Hirasawa (平沢道也), formerly of Technos Japan; after Hirasawa's death in 2003, the company went largely inactive but has more recently been involved in video production and mobile software development.

Arcade[edit]

  • Schmeiser Robo (sound) (Hot-B)

Famicom/NES[edit]

  • The Blue Marlin (JP/US Publisher: Hot-B)
  • Obocchama-kun (co-developer) (JP Publisher: Tecmo)
  • Ultraman Club 2: Kitte Kita Ultraman Club (sound?) (JP Publisher: Yutaka)
Developer: Interlink
  • Ultraman Club 3: Mata Mata Shiyutsugeki!! Ultra Kyoudai (sound?) (JP Publisher: Yutaka)
Developer: Interlink?

Game Boy[edit]

  • Dragon Ball Z: Goku Gekitouden (sound) (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Dragon Ball Z: Goku Hishouden (sound [excluding music composition]) (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Tokio Senki: Eiyuu Retsuden (sound) (JP Publisher: Human)
  • Ultraman Ball (sound) (JP Publisher: BEC)
  • Zen Nihon Pro Wres Jet (sound) (JP Publisher: Masaya)
Developer: Geo Factory

Game Boy Color[edit]

  • Bouken! Dondoko Shima (sound effects, sound driver) (JP Publisher: Global A Entertainment)
  • Pocket Pro Wres: Perfect Wrestler (sound) (JP Publisher: J-Wing)
  • Snowboard Champion (sound) (JP Publisher: Bottom Up)

Nintendo 64[edit]

  • Bokujou Monogatari 2 / Harvest Moon 64 (sound programming) (JP Publisher: Pack-In-Video; US Publisher: Natsume)
  • Wonder Project J2: Koruro no Mori no Josette (sound) (JP Publisher: Enix)
Developer: Givro

PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16[edit]

  • Daichikun Crisis: Do Natural (JP Publisher: Salio)
  • Zero4 Champ (co-developer) (JP Publisher: Media Rings)

PC Engine CD/TurboGrafx-16[edit]

  • Startling Odyssey II: Maryuu Sensou (cooperation) (JP Publisher: RayForce)

PC-98[edit]

  • Mouryou Senki Madara: Daikongou Rinhen (some graphics) (JP Publisher: Kogado)

PC-FX[edit]

  • Voice Paradise (music) (JP Publisher: NEC)
Scenario: Adventure Planning Service; Programming, Graphics: Fill in Cafe; Voice Production & Coordination: Scitron & Art

PlayStation[edit]

  • Bounty Sword First (sound design, sound programming) (JP Publisher: Pioneer)
Developer: I.T.L
  • Bounty Sword: Double Edge (sound design, sound programming) (JP Publisher: Pioneer)
Developer: I.T.L
  • Doraemon 2: SOS! Otogi no Kuni (sound) (JP Publisher: Epoch)
Developer: Pre-Stage
  • Hasha Oorai! Gatan Goton (programming?) (JP Publisher: Toshiba EMI)
  • Jounetsu * Nekketsu Athletes: Nakimushi Coach no Nikki (sound) (JP Publisher: Asmik)
Co-Developers: Fill in Cafe, Soft Target?
  • Kaikan Phrase: Datenshi Kourin (sound programming) (JP Publisher: Enix)
Developer: Produce!; Cutscene Animation: Studio Hibari
  • Kukuroseatro: Yuukyuu no Hitomi / Eternal Eyes (some graphics) (JP/EU Publisher: Sunsoft; US Publisher: Crave Entertainment)
  • Love Therapy (programming, sound?) (JP Publisher: B-Factory)
  • Luciferd (co-developer?) (JP Publisher: TEN)
  • Mystic Ark: Maboroshi Gekijou (sound programming) (JP Publisher: Enix)
Developer: Produce!; Sound: Two Five
  • Pro Wres Sengokuden (sound) (JP Publisher: KSS)
  • Pro Wres Sengokuden 2 (sound) (JP Publisher: KSS)
  • Shin SD Sengokuden: Kidou Musha Taisen (music) (JP Publisher: Bandai)
Developer: Layup
  • Simple 1500 Series Vol. 28: The Dungeon RPG (co-developed with Plophet) (JP Publisher: D3 Publisher)
  • Simple 1500 Series Vol. 57: The Meiro (co-developed with Plophet) (JP Publisher: D3 Publisher)
  • Waku Waku Derby (co-developed with Dream Japan?) (JP Publisher: KSS)
  • Zennihon Joshi Pro Wres: Joou Densetsu: Yume no Taikousen (sound programming) (JP Publisher: TEN)
Developer: Dream Japan; 3D Graphics: Wizard

Saturn[edit]

  • Seifuku Densetsu: Pretty Fighter X (some sound) (JP Publisher: Imagineer)

Super Famicom/Super NES[edit]

  • Aqutallion / Secret of the Stars (sound) JP/US Publisher: Tecmo)
Planning: Kikakusha 104; Scenario: Act Scenario Room
  • Bounty Sword (sound design, sound driver) (JP Publisher: Pioneer)
  • CB Chara Wars: Ushinawareta Gag (sound programming) (JP Publisher: Banpresto)
  • The Combatribes (JP/US Publisher: Technos)
Some Graphics: Almanic?
  • Gokinjo Bouken Tai (music, music driver) (JP Publisher: Pioneer)
  • Kidou Senshi Z-Gundam: Away to the Newtype (music, sound) (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Lennus II: Fuuin no Shito (sound design) (JP Publisher: Asmik)
  • Mystic Ark (music, sound) (JP Publisher: Enix)
  • Otoboke Ninja Colosseum (sound composition) (JP Publisher: Intec)
  • Seifuku Densetsu: Pretty Fighter (sound) (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Shien: The Blade Chaser / Shien's Revenge (sound) (JP Publisher: Dynamic Planning; US Publisher: Vic Tokai)
  • Shin Nekketsu Kouha: Kunio-tachi no Banka (sound) (JP Publisher: Technos)
  • Shin SD Sengokuden: Daishougun Retsuden (sound) (JP Publisher: BEC)
Developer: Layup
  • Shounen Ninja Sasuke (programming, sound design) (JP Publisher: Sunsoft)
Sound Composition: DSP
  • Super Black Bass 2 / Bassin's Black Bass (sound) (JP Publisher: Starfish; US Publisher: Hot-B)
  • Wonder Project J: Kikai no Shounen Pino (sound) (JP Publisher: Enix)
Developer: Almanic
  • Youchien Senki Madara (some graphics) (JP Publisher: Datam Polystar)


Mint Staff

  • Michiya Hirasawa
  • Akihiko Mori
  • Shunsuke Inoue
  • Tsukushi Sasaki
  • Seitarou Minayoshi
  • Hiroshi Nishizawa

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