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Yuji Naka is a video game designer, programmer and former head of Sonic Team at Sega. He is best known for his works to the Sonic the Hedgehog series.

NiGHTS series

Yuji Naka was the Lead Producer and Programmer of both NiGHTS into Dreams and Christmas NiGHTS.

In 2006, Naka left Sega and had no involvement with the development of anything regards the NiGHTS series since then. He is currently working at Square Enix.

Production History

  • NiGHTS into Dreams: Lead Producer / Programmer
  • Christmas NiGHTS: Producer / Programmer
  • NiGHTS into Dreams (Japan exclusive Playstation 2 port): Special Thanks

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  • Years after leaving Sega, Yuji Naka worked again with NiGHTS' original character designer, Naoto Ohshima, at Square Enix and together, they made a Platformer game called Balan Wonderworld. Fans noticed that the game was inspired by the NiGHTS series.
    • Before working for Square Enix, Yuji Naka founded an independent video game company called Prope. There, he developed a game called Rodea the Sky Soldier, which also took inspiration from the NiGHTS series.