Soyo Oka and Taro Bando are both former employees at Nintendo. They worked collaboratively on Super Mario Kart. Soyo Oka wrote the game's music, while Taro Bando handled sound effects and implementation.
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Michael Todd (born 1987) is a Canadian independent video game programmer and designer. He is an active member of the Toronto video game developer community, and an advocate for mental health awareness within the profession.
There is more than one artist with this name: 1. LieN（リアン）is Japanese musical project under CyberConnect2 consisting of 三谷朋世 (Tomoyo Mitani) (vocals) and 福田考代 (Chikayo Fukuda) (composition, lyrics and keyboards).