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Isamu Kamikokuryo's favorite character is Lightning and more in new interview for FFTCG

Isamu Kamikokuryo's favorite character is Lightning and more in new interview for FFTCG

Written by Brayden — 16 Mar 2020

Final Fantasy Portal Site's FFTCG Illustration Showcase Interview series continues with its 9th installment and it's with none other than Isamu Kamikokuryo.

My personal favourite art director started his career at Square working on Final Fantasy X before then working on Final Fantasy XII, Final Fantasy XIII and its two sequels along with The 3rd Birthday and Final Fantasy XV.

In this interview he reveals his favourite character in the series is Lightning from Final Fantasy XIII while he also quite likes Yuna from Final Fantasy X.

The most memorable title he worked on was Final Fantasy XIII due to it being his first time as the sole art director and art director for the entire project from start to finish. In addition to the fact it was a brand new, large scale Final Fantasy title.

He also reveals that it was producer Yoshinori Kitase who asked him to work on Final Fantasy XIII and also touches on how his work on Final Fantasy XII changed during development.

You can read his interview here where he also of course talks about his work designing Final Fantasy XII cards for the Final Fantasy Trading Card Game and also see some of his art.