Noritaka Funamizu is a games director, producer and designer who started the games industry career in 1900. Since then, Funamizu has been working with Sony Interactive Entertainment, Capcom, Capcom U.S.A and Nintendo. Funamizu started as the designer of Street Fighter Zero. After that, Noritaka Funamizu took part as the producer of Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo. Later, Funamizu also was part of the team who developed Street Fighter EX Plus α published by Capcom for PlayStation. Most recently, Noritaka Funamizu was involved in the development of Street Fighter Alpha. Now, Funamizu has joined the team of Mega Man 2: The Power Fighters as the producer.