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Yoichi Wada at Vana Fest 2012.

Yoichi Wada (和田 洋一, Wada Yōichi?), born May 28, 1959, and sometimes credited as Youichi Wada, is the former president and representative director of Square Enix. Since joining the company in April 2000 as an executive director and chief financial officer, he has since taken part in the development of many Final Fantasy titles as head publisher, production executive, and executive producer. Due to a change in the company management scheme, he resigned from the CEO position of Square Enix. His contract with the company expired on June 16, 2015 but still remains the president of Shinra Technologies.[1]


Game Wada's Credit(s)
Final Fantasy (PSP) Executive Producer
Final Fantasy II (PSP) Executive Producer
Final Fantasy IV Advance Executive Producer
Final Fantasy V Advance Executive Producer
Final Fantasy VI Advance Executive Producer
Final Fantasy X Production Executive
Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings Production Executive
Final Fantasy Origins Executive Producer
Final Fantasy I & II: Dawn of Souls Executive Producer
Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions Publisher
Final Fantasy Tactics Advance Production Executive
Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift Executive Publisher
Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates Corporate Executive
Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time Corporate Executive
Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo Tales Publisher
Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon Publisher
Crystal Defenders Publisher

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Wada appears as a Support Personnel of Akademeia, named "WADY". He shares the character model with Sice.

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