Rieko Kodama is a games director, artist, producer and designer. Kodama has been working with SEGA, Sonic Team, Digital Eclipse and Merge Games. Kodama started in 1984 as the artist of The Black Onyx. After that, Rieko Kodama took part as the artist of Champion Boxing. Afterwards, Rieko Kodama worked on Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millennium developed by SEGA in 1993. Most recently, Rieko Kodama was involved in the development of Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX. Currently, Kodama is developing Project Altered Beast. The release date is yet to be announced.