Daisuke Ishiwatari is a games writer, director, composer and artist. Ishiwatari has been working with Konami Digital Entertainment, Arc System Works, Ltd. and Aksys Games. Ishiwatari's first published game was Guilty Gear released in 1998. After that, Daisuke Ishiwatari took part as the composer of Guilty Gear XX #Reload. Ishiwatari also worked on Guilty Gear 2: Overture developed by Arc System Works for PC. The latest work of Daisuke Ishiwatari was Guilty Gear Strive, published in 2021. Currently, Ishiwatari is developing Guilty Gear XX. The release date is yet to be announced.