Yoichi Kotabe is a games artist. Kotabe has been working with Nintendo, Grezzo, Pax Softnica and Ikegami Tsushinki. Kotabe started in 1981 as the artist of Donkey Kong. Next, Yoichi Kotabe worked on The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past taking on the role of artist. Kotabe also worked on Mole Mania for Nintendo 3DS. Most recently, Yoichi Kotabe was involved in the development of The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (2019).