Creatures Inc. is a Japanese video game development company affiliated with Nintendo and The Pokémon Company. It was founded by Tsunekazu Ishihara in November 1995, with the assistance of Satoru Iwata, as a successor to Shigesato Itoi's Ape Inc. The company is one-third of the Pokémon Company joint venture (the others being Nintendo and Game Freak), and it is responsible for merchanding and 3D modeling of Pokémon.
(August 27, 1994-June 5, 1995)
Availability: Only seen on MOTHER 2, known as Earthbound in North America.
(February 27, 2001-May 25, 2009)
Logo: On a white background, we see the the word Creatures™
Variants: Most of the time, the logo is still and/or just the wordmark, and sometimes it shares the screen with other logos.
Technique: The animation of the silhouettes.
Music/Sounds: Some chattering noises, followed by a Japanese voice and the creatures saying "Creatures!".
Music/Sounds Variants: The still version is silent.
Availability: Can be seen on Chee-Chai Alien, Pokémon Ranger, Nonono Puzzle Chalien (this is the only known appearance of the animated logo), Project Hacker: Awakening, Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia and Personal Trainer: Walking.