iTunes - Podcast RSS Feed - Podcast RSS Feed - News RPGFan YouTube Channel RPGFan on Facebook RPGFan on Twitter


RPGFan Social Links
Connect Technologies Acquires 12% Stake in GameArts
05.12.05 - 10:20 PM

GameArts today announced a cooperation agreement with Connect Technologies. Under this agreement, the latter will provide its mobile platform technology to the makers of Grandia and Lunar and jointly develop new key technologies to be used in the game software market. Furthermore, Connect Technologies has acquired 200 GameArts shares worth 200 million yen ($1.89 million US). Thereby, the company will hold a 11.9% stake in the development studio.

This deal follows similar agreements with Enix (now Square Enix) in 2001 and GungHo Online Entertainment in 2004. Connect Technologies so far has focused exclusively on the development of cellphone applications. One of its three largest shareholders is Bandai Networks.


Back

Chris Winkler





Featured Content
Witcher 3 Hands-On Previews
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Hands-On
Preview
Random Encounter Episode 90
Random Encounter Episode 90
Podcast
Hidden Machines, or How Tauros Learned to Surf
Hidden Machines, or How Tauros Learned to Surf
Editorial
Final Fantasy XIV Patch 2.4 Review
Final Fantasy XIV Patch 2.4
Review
Destiny: The Dark Below Review
Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley
Review
Destiny: The Dark Below Review
Destiny: The Dark Below
Review
Games of the Year 2014 Awards
Games of the Year 2014
Special Feature