Yutaka Yamamoto is a games director and programmer. Yamamoto has been working with Gearbox Software, Nintendo, Bandai Namco Entertainment and Nerve Software. Yamamoto's first published game was Shining Force CD released in 1994. Then, Yutaka Yamamoto went on to work on Duke Nukem 3D as the director. Later, Yamamoto also was part of the team who developed Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash published by Nintendo for Wii U. The latest work of Yutaka Yamamoto was Mario Tennis Aces, published in 2018.