Nobuyuki Ohnogi was a Japanese audio composer and sound programmer known for his work for Namco. He started working for them around 1981 when he was 25, composing and programming audio for many of their arcade and NES games. In 1985, Nobuyuki left Namco. However, he worked closely with Masanobu Endo's company Game Studio through Scitron & Art, a company that specializes in releasing video game soundtracks. Some of his best known works include Bosconian, Galaga, New Rally X, Mappy, and Pole Position.
Around 1994, Ohnogi left the game industry.
Unfortunately, Nobuyuki Ohnogi passed away on the night of November 11, 2019. He was 63 years old. His major and countless contributions to the video game music community will always be remembered.
Nobuyuki composed music on his Prophet T8.
Nobuyuki wrote a sound driver along with Fukashi Ohmorita. The music was written in hexadecimal.
Nobuyuki (right) with Masanobu Endoh (left) during the development of Metro-Cross (ARC).
- geocities.jp/bgrtype/gsl/words/onoginobuyuki/onoginobuyuki.html - Official Biography (Japanese).
- mobygames.com/developer/sheet/view/developerId,224348/ - MobyGames.
- facebook.com/profile.php?id=100012224161016&fref=ts - Facebook.