Masahiro Sakurai launches a YouTube channel focused on video game development

Masahiro Sakurai , creator of Kirby and Super Smash Bros., has launched a YouTube channel focused on video game development and design. Under the name of Masahiro Sakurai on Creating Games and Sora Ltd’s logo, the goal is to try to help you make video games a little more fun, as Sakurai himself explains, without being necessary be an expert in games design to enjoy it ».

It seems clear that Nintendo has given him green light to use development compilations and design documents of Smash Bros. His first video (all of them, by the way, are in Japanese with English subtitles) is called Stop for Big Moments!, Is centered In how some pauses in video games are created (the clear example is the fighting titles and, of course, a model that uses to illustrate is Super Smash Bros. Ultimate) to convey a greater sense of forcefulness in the impacts.

However, others such as Kirby’s Adventure are also dropped in relation to the last impact to the bosses, although it also explains that the effect can be applied to shoot ‘em ups, with Fantasy Zone or defend as examples.


To endorse Sakurai’s milestones (as if necessary), they have also uploaded a video that reviews all the works of the Japanese designer, from Kirby’s Dream Land in 1992 to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

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