Yokoi is Japanese surname. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Gunpei Yokoi, designer of the Game Boy and other Nintendo products;
  • Hirotaka Yokoi, professional mixed martial arts fighter;
  • Shoichi Yokoi, soldier and celebrity;
  • Shonan Yokoi, political reformer;
  • Mitsuo Yokoi, a Japanese voice actor (known as "Tesshō Genda")
  • Yokoi Yayū, 18th century poet
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St.Giga - The St.GIGA Concept
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Shoichi Yokoi
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History Of Nintendo - Toy Company
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