Akira Toriyama is a games writer, artist and designer. Toriyama has been working with Sony Interactive Entertainment, Square Enix, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America and Koei Tecmo. Toriyama's first published game was Dragon Quest (1986) released in 1986. Next, Akira Toriyama worked on Dragon Quest II (1987) taking on the role of artist. Toriyama also worked on Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride for Nintendo DS. Most recently, Akira Toriyama was involved in the development of Dragon Quest Builders 2. Now, Toriyama has joined the team of Dragon Quest I & II as the artist.