Masahiro Sakurai is a games writer, director, producer and designer who started the games industry career in 1900. Since then, Sakurai has been working with Intelligent Systems, Inc., GAME ARTS and HAL Laboratory. Sakurai's first game was Kirby Adventure published by Nintendo for GameCube. Then, Masahiro Sakurai went on to work on Kirby's Dream Land (1992) as the director. Later, Sakurai also was part of the team who developed Kirby's Pinball Land published by Nintendo for Nintendo 3DS. Most lately, Masahiro Sakurai worked on Kirby Fighters 2.