Akira Nishitani is a games director and designer. Nishitani has been working with Capcom, Capcom U.S.A, Proper Games and Arika. Nishitani's first game was Forgotten Worlds (1988) published by Capcom for PC, Wii, Commodore / Amiga and Atari ST in 1988. Next, Akira Nishitani worked on Final Fight taking on the role of designer. Later, Nishitani also was part of the team who developed Street Fighter II: Champion Edition published by Capcom for Wii, Genesis and SEGA Master System. Most recently, Akira Nishitani was involved in the development of Street Fighter II Turbo: Hyper Fighting. At the moment, Nishitani is working on Street Fighter EX3, which was announced for PlayStation 2.