RPGFan


Liz Maas
Square Enix's Yoichi Wada To Resign
Yosuke Matsuda will fill his role as president.
03.26.13 - 6:34 PM

In a surprise announcement made today, Square Enix president Yoichi Wada will resign his post as president, a position that will be taken over by Yosuke Matsuda, currently its representative director. The change is expected to be made official pending a shareholder meeting in late June. Matsuda joined Square Enix in 2001 as senior vice president before later becoming director and chief financial officer.

The news comes amidst Square Enix changing its profit forecast, saying sales of titles such as Tomb Raider, Hitman: Absolution and Sleeping Dogs fell short of expectations - even though digital sales didn't factor into their figures. Their arcade business had also suffered from poor performance.


Back





Featured Content
Pillars of Eternity Review
Pillars of Eternity
Review
Blackguards 2 Review
Blackguards 2
Review
Random Encounter Episode 93
Random Encounter Episode 93
Podcast
Story of Seasons Review
Story of Seasons
Review
Xenoblade Chronicles X Preview
Xenoblade Chronicles X
Preview
Etrian Mystery Dungeon Review
Etrian Mystery Dungeon
Review
Music of the Year 2014: Day Seven
Music of the Year 2014
Day Seven
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Random on iTunes
Rhythm Encounter
Rhythm on iTunes