Masahide Kobayashi is a games director and designer. Kobayashi has been working with SEGA and DMGamesmith. Kobayashi started in 1991 as the designer of The G.G. Shinobi. Next, Masahide Kobayashi worked on Metal Head taking on the role of director. Later, Kobayashi also was part of the team who developed Yoshi's New Island published by Nintendo for Nintendo 3DS. The latest work of Masahide Kobayashi was Kunoichi, published in 2019.