Satoshi Tajiri He was born August 28, 1965, in Tokyo
Japan. Tajiri was not normal growing up he would collect bugs and this was the early inspiration for pokemon.
He was even called Dr.Bug and dreamed of becoming an entomologist to study them. But Tokyo grew and his home where
he would catch bugs was now a city. In his games he has incorporated the feeling he got when he found a new bug and
it certainly worked out.
Facts He has made other successful games including Yoshi, Drill Dozer,
He was voted in the top ten of most influential modern game designers.