Hiroki Kikuta will be revising his role as composer on Sega's next 'Shining' series installment, following PlayStation Portable role-playing game Shining Hearts. Shining Blade is due out in spring of 2012 in Japan, also for the PSP.
To commemorate the Mana series' 20th anniversary, Square Enix has announced two forthcoming Mana arrange albums by Hiroki Kikuta and Yoko Shimomura, in addition to Kenji Ito's previously announced Re:Birth album.
Shining Hearts composer Hiroki Kikuta discusses his music for the classic Super Nintendo action RPG Secret of Mana.
Muramasa: The Demon Blade co-composer Hitoshi Sakimoto and Concerto Gate co-composer Hiroki Kikuta discuss their music for videogames past and present.