Game developer and article writer known for his focus on the initial three Earthbound video games. He’s also known for his website Hobo Nikkan Itoi Shinbun. He supplied the function of Tatsuo Kusakabe in the 1988 film My Neighbor Totoro. He founded Hobo Nikkan Itoi Shinbun in 1998. He’s made an appearance on shows on of Iron Chef and Hey! Springtime of Trivia. He also produced a bass angling game known as Itoi Shigesato no Bass Tsuri No. 1. He wedded Kanako Higuchi in 1993. He and Haruki Murakami proved helpful together in the reserve Yume de aimashou.