↑"The Art of Virtua Fighter". Next Generation. Imagine Media (11): 1. November 1995. Then in 1992, he changed gaming forever with Virtua Racing. Overnight, 'polygons' became the buzz-word of the industry ... But Suzuki and AM2 will be best remembered for the creation of the Virtua Fighter series in 1993.
↑Feit, Daniel (September 5, 2012). "How Virtua Fighter Saved PlayStation's Bacon". Wired (magazine). Retrieved October 9, 2014. Ryoji Akagawa: If it wasn't for Virtua Fighter, the PlayStation probably would have had a completely different hardware concept. cf. Thomason, Steve (July 2006). "The Man Behind the Legend". Nintendo Power. 19 (205): 72. Toby Gard: It became clear to me watching people play Virtua Fighter, which was kind of the first big 3D-character console game, that even though there were only two female characters in the lineup, in almost every game I saw being played, someone was picking one of the two females.