Shugo Takahashi is a games writer, director, producer and designer. Takahashi has been working with SEGA, Nintendo, Bandai Namco Entertainment and Ltd.. Takahashi started in 1993 as the director of Shining Force II: The Ancient Seal. After that, Shugo Takahashi took part as the writer of Shining Force CD. Afterwards, Shugo Takahashi worked on Mario Golf (1999) developed by Camelot Software Planning in 1999. Most lately, Shugo Takahashi worked on Mario Tennis Aces. Currently, Takahashi is developing Shining the Holy Ark. The release date is yet to be announced.