Koichi Sugiyama, the main composer of Dragon Quest, has passed at the age of 90.
Sugiyama continued composing music for the series up until Dragon Quest 11, which released in 2017.
Sugiyama was set to serve as composer for Dragon Quest 12, which was announced earlier this year.
Like Nobuo Uematsu and a handful of other pioneering composers, Koichi Sugiyama helped define music on the Famicom in the mid-1980s.
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