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Yasuhiro Ampo is a long-serving Capcom employee who has worked on a number of titles since 1996.

He served as a software engineer (programmer) for the first two Resident Evil titles and worked as a production director on Resident Evil 5 and directed both Resident Evil: Revelations 2 and the Resident Evil 2 remake.[1]

In 2021, Anpo was assigned to co direct Resident Evil 4 (2023 game).


Anpo is credited in six Capcom games (A further two being updates versions).

Game Year of release Role
Resident Evil 1996 Software system engineer[2]
Resident Evil: Director's Cut 1997 Software system engineer
Resident Evil 2 1998 Software engineer[3]
Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Version 1998 Software engineer
Onimusha: Warlords 2001 Software engineer[4]
Lost Planet: Extreme Condition 2006 Library programmer[5]
Dead Rising 2006 Given special thanks[6]
Resident Evil 5 2009 Production director[7]
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 2015 Director
Resident Evil 2 2019 Director
Resident Evil 3 2020 Co-Director
Resident Evil 4 2023 Director