Masato Kato is a games writer, director, artist and designer who started the games industry career in 1900. Since then, Kato has been working with Sony Interactive Entertainment, Square Enix, Ltd. and Koei Tecmo. Kato's first game was Crystal War published by TongFang HongKong for PC. Then, Masato Kato went on to work on Ninja Gaiden (1988) as the artist. Later, Kato also was part of the team who developed Sands of Destruction published by SEGA for Nintendo DS. Most lately, Masato Kato worked on Frozen Flame.