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Natsume Co, Ltd. (ナツメ株式会社) is a Japanese developer started in 1987. It's American branch, Natsume Inc., was founded in 1988, and publishes a few Natsume Co, Ltd. created games outside of Japan; it has, however, published games from other developers, such as the Harvest Moon series. Natsume Co, Ltd. has developed many games, and has even worked on games such as Cleopatra Fortune and Megaman Zero 4 as designers.

A part of Natsume Co, Ltd. split from it's company and reformed as Atari Inc. (not to be confused with this Atari) in 2002. Atari specializes in hardware developing and manufacturing; specifically Pakuchino. [1]

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


  • Royal Pro Wrestling: Jikkyou Live!! (JP Publisher: Natsume)


  • Cleopatra Fortune (some game design, programming, some character design) (Taito)


  • Hagane no Renkinjutsushi: Dual Sympathy / Fullmetal Alchemist: Dual Sympathy (JP Publisher: Bandai; US/AU Publisher: Destineer; EU Publisher: Empire Interactive)
  • Kamen Rider Dragon Knight (US Publisher: D3)
  • Negima!?: Chou Maho Ryou Taisen Check-In Zenin Shuugou (JP Publisher: Marvelous Entertainment) [2]
  • Negima!?: Chou Mahora Taisen Kattoiin, Keiyaku Shikkou Dechai Masuu (JP Publisher: Marvelous Entertainment) [3]
  • Nicktoons Battle For Volcano Island (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Nicktoons Attack of the Toybots (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Nicktoons Globs of Doom (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Ore no Sentouki / Freedom Wings (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)


  • Abadox (JP Publisher: Natsume; US Publisher: Milton Bradley)
  • American Football Game: Quarter Back Scramble (JP Publisher: Pony Canyon)
  • Captain Saver / Power Blade 2 (programming, sound) (JP/US Publisher: Taito)
  • Chaos World (JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Choujin Sentai Jetman (JP Publisher: Angel)
  • Don Doko Don 2 (JP Publisher: Taito)
  • Dora 3: Mahjong RPG Dora Dora Dora (JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Dragon Fighter (JP Publisher: Towa Chiki, US Publisher: Sofel)
  • Dungeon & Magic / Dungeon Magic (JP Publisher: Natsume, US Publisher: Taito) [4]
  • Idol Hakkenden (JP Publisher: Towa Chiki)
  • The Jetsons: Cogswell's Caper (programming, graphics) (JP/US/EU Publisher: Taito)
  • Kage / Shadow of the Ninja / Blue Shadow (JP/US Publisher: Natsume, EU Publisher: Taito)
  • Mitsume ga Tooru (JP Publisher: Tomy)
  • Power Blazer / Power Blade (programming, sound) (US/JP/EU Publisher: Taito)
  • Tokkyu Shirei Solbrain / Shatterhand (JP Publisher: Angel, US/EU Publisher: Jaleco)
  • Touhou Ken Bunroku (JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Toukon Club (JP Publisher: Jaleco)
  • World Boxing (JP Publisher: TSS)

Game Boy

  • Gegege no Kitarou: Youkai Souzoushu Arawaru! (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Lucky Monkey / Spanky's Quest (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Magical Zaurus (unreleased) (Natsume) [5]
  • Medarot (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot Parts Collection 1 (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot Parts Collection 2 (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Ninja Ryukenden GB: Matenrou Kessen / Ninja Gaiden: Shadow (US/JP Publisher: Tecmo)
  • Osawagase! Penguin Boy / Amazing Penguin (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Shippo de Bun! / Tail 'Gator (JP Publisher: VAP; US/EU Publisher: Natsume)
  • Tetris Plus (US/JP Publisher: Jaleco; EU Publisher: Nintendo)

Game Boy Advance

  • Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Wrath of the Darkhul King (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Family Tennis Advance (JP Publisher: Namco)
  • Hachiemon (JP Publisher: Namco/KTV)
  • Keitai Denjuu Telefang 2 (JP Publisher: Smilesoft/Natsume)
  • Kidou Senshi Gundam Seed Destiny (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Medarot 2 Core / Medabots (US Publisher: Natsume; JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot G / Medabots AX (US Publisher: Natsume; JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot Navi (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Battle Assault (US Publisher: Bandai)
  • Monsters Inc. (US Publisher: Disney/THQ; JP Publisher: Tomy)
  • Power Rangers Dino Thunder (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Power Rangers Ninja Storm (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Power Rangers SPD (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Power Rangers Wild Force (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Rockman Zero 4 / Mega Man Zero 4 (character and graphic support) (JP/EU/US Publisher: Capcom)
  • Samurai Deeper Kyo (US Publisher: Destineer/Anime Works; JP Publisher: Marvelous Entertainment)
  • Shingata Medarot (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • WWE Survivor Series (US Publisher: THQ)
  • WWE Road to WrestleMania X8 (US Publisher: THQ)
  • WWF Road to WrestleMania (US Publisher: THQ)

Game Boy Color

  • Action Man: Search for Base X (US Publisher: Mattel/THQ)
  • Bass Masters Classic (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Croc 2 (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Golf de Oha Star / Hole in One Golf (JP Publisher: Epoch; US Publisher: Natsume)
  • Jaguar Mishin Shishuu Senyou Soft: Kirby Family (unreleased) (Jaguar Internationale) [6]
  • Jaguar Mishin Shishuu Senyou Soft: Mario Family (JP Publisher: Jaguar Internationale)
  • Jeff Gordon XS Racing (US Publisher: ASC Games)
  • Keitai Denjuu Telefang: Power Version (JP Publisher: Smilesoft)
  • Keitai Denjuu Telefang: Speed Version (JP Publisher: Smilesoft)
  • Medarot 2 / Medarot 2 Parts Collections (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot 3 (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot 3 Parts Collections Z kara no Chousenjou (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot 4 (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot 5 Susutake Mura no Tenkousei (JP Publisher: Imagineer/Natsume)
  • Medarot: Card Robottle (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Pocket Color Block / Dragon Dance (JP Publisher: Bottom Up; US/EU Publisher: Crave)
  • Power Rangers: Lightspeed Rescue (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Power Rangers: Time Force (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Raku x Raku Mishin (JP Publisher: Jaguar Internationale)
  • Real Pro Yakyu! (JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Sylvania Melody: Mori no Nakama to Odori Mashi! (JP Publisher: Epoch)
  • Tokoro-san no Setagaya Country Club (JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Tony Hawk's Pro Skater (US Publisher: THQ)
  • Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 (US Publisher: THQ)
  • WWF WrestleMania 2000 (US/EU Publisher: THQ)


  • Medarot Brave / Medabots Infinity (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)

iPhone / iPod Touch apps [7]

  • Air Boxer Series
  • BPM Counter series
  • Chitty Chitty series
  • Flash ANZAN series
  • Insect Arena series [8]
  • Love Sync series
  • Mathematics Trainer series
  • MRF Stopwatch
  • NumZap series
  • VoteApp

Mark III/Master System

  • Renegade (EU Publisher: Sega, BR Publisher: Tec Toy)
  • Sagaia (EU Publisher: Sega, BR Publisher: Tec Toy)
  • Special Criminal Investigation (EU Publisher: Sega)


  • Mitsume ga Tooru: The Three-Eyed One Comes Here (programming?) (JP Publisher: Natsume) [9]

PC Engine/TurboGrafx 16

  • Hana Tahka Daka!? (programming, sound) (JP Publisher: Taito)

PC Engine CD/TurboGrafx CD

  • Jantei Monogatari 3: Saver Angel (JP Publisher: Atlus)


  • Digital Figure Iina (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Gear Senshi Dendou (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Gundam Battle Assault 2 / Kidou Butouden G Gundam: The Battle and Shin Kidou Senki Gundam W: The Battle (US Publisher: Bandai; JP Publisher: Bandai/D3)
  • Gundam: The Battle Master (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Gundam: The Battle Master 2 / Gundam Battle Assault (JP/US Publisher: Bandai)
  • Hokuto no Ken: Seikimatsu Kyūseishu Densetsu (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Medarot R (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Medarot R: Parts Collection (JP Publisher: Imagineer)
  • Ninpuu Sentai Hurricaneger (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Tetris Plus (JP/US Publisher: Jaleco)

Playstation 2

  • Battle Assault 3 featuring Gundam Seed (US Publisher: Bandai)
  • Captain Tsubasa (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • D.I.C.E. - DNA Integrated Cybernetic Enterprises (US Publisher: Bandai)
  • Mobile Suit Gundam Seed (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Shinkon Gattai Godanner (JP Publisher: Bandai)


  • Cleopatra Fortune (JP Publisher: Taito)
  • Tetris Plus (JP/US/EU Publisher: Jaleco)

Super Famicom/SNES

  • Casper (not to be confused with the American/European SNES game Casper, developed by Absolute and published by Natsume) (JP Publisher: KSS)
  • Fortune Quest: Dice o Korogase (JP Publisher: Zamuse)
  • Gekisou Sentai Car Rangers (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Ghost Sweeper Mikami: Joreishi wa Nice Body (JP Publisher: Banalex)
  • Hansei Zaru Jiro-kun no Daibouken / Spanky's Quest (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Heian Fuuunden (JP Publisher: KSS)
  • Kiki Kaikai: Nazo no Kuro Manto / Pocky & Rocky (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Kiki Kaikai: Tsukiyozoushi / Pocky & Rocky 2 (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Masaki Shimono no Fishing to Bassing (JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (JP/US/EU Publisher: Bandai)
  • Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Fighting Edition (US/EU Publisher: Bandai)
  • Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (US Publisher: Bandai)
  • Natsume Championship Wrestling (US Publisher: Natsume)
  • The Ninja Warriors Again / Ninja Warriors / Ninja Warriors: The New Generation (JP/US Publisher: Taito/EU Publisher: Titus)
  • Ohmono Black Bass Fishing: Jinzouko Hen / Mark Davis' The Fishing Master (US Publisher: Natsume/JP Publisher: Acclaim)
  • Power Rangers Zeo: Battle Racers (US Publisher: Bandai)
  • Saibara Reiko no Mahjong Hourouki (JP Publisher: Taito)
  • Shimono Masaki no Fishing To Bassing / Masaki Shimono Fishing To Bassing (JP Publisher: Natsume)
  • Shin Kidou Senshi Gundam Wing: Endless Duel (JP Publisher: Bandai)
  • Wild Guns (JP/US Publisher: Natsume/EU Publisher: Titus)
  • Zen Nihon Pro Wres (JP Publisher: NCS Masaya)
  • Zen Nihon Pro Wres 2: 3.4 Budoukan (JP Publisher: NCS Masaya)
  • Zen Nihon Pro Wres Dash: Sekai Saikyou Tag (JP Publisher: NCS Masaya)
  • Zen Nihon Pro Wres Fight da Pon! (JP Publisher: NCS Masaya)


  • Gintama Yorozuya Chūbu Tsukkomaburu Dōga (JP Publisher: Bandai) [10]


  • Moki Moki / Mochi Mochi Q (US/JP Publisher: Natsume)


  • Medarot Perfect Edition (JP Publisher: Imagineer)

Xbox 360

  • Omega Five (US/EU/JP Publisher: Hudson Soft)