Akira Yamaoka is a Japanese musician and videogame composer. He has scored numerous titles for Konami, including the Bemani series, Contra, Castlevania, and Winning Eleven. However, he is most well known as the producer and composer for the Silent Hill series. His first original album, iFuturelist, was released in January 2006.
Yamaoka was born in Niigata, Japan in 1968. Currently, he serves as the sound director at [l282333].
With his distinctive style and haunting melodies, Akira Yamaoka continues to captivate audiences with his music.