Yoshifumi Hashimoto is a games writer and producer who started the games industry career in 1900. Since then, Hashimoto has been working with XSEED JKS, Aksys Games, VanillaWare and Marvelous. Hashimoto started as the producer of Luminous Arc Infinity. Then, Yoshifumi Hashimoto went on to work on Valhalla Knights as the producer. Hashimoto also worked on Rune Factory 4 developed by Neverland for Nintendo 3DS. Most recently, Yoshifumi Hashimoto was involved in the development of Rune Factory 4 Special. At the moment, Hashimoto is working on Harvest Moon DS: Grand Bazaar, which was announced for Nintendo DS.