Masahiro Sakurai is a games writer, director, artist and producer. Sakurai has been working with Nintendo, Bandai Namco Entertainment, Intelligent Systems and HAL Laboratory. Sakurai's first game was Kirby's Dream Land (1992) published by Nintendo for Game Boy in 1992. Then, Masahiro Sakurai went on to work on Kirby's Adventure as the director. Later, Sakurai also was part of the team who developed Kirby's Avalanche (1995) published by Nintendo for Wii and SNES. Most lately, Masahiro Sakurai worked on Kirby Fighters 2.