By Dr. Serkan Toto – On Japan's Game Industry


Pokemon Company’s Net Profit Jumps 50% To US$124 Million


The Japanese government’s Official Gazette just released details onThe Pokemon Company‘s financials for its 21st year in business. According to the gazette, net profit jumped to a handsome US$124 million in the financial year that ended on February 28, 2019 (via Kanpo Blog). In 2018, net...

Another Mobile Gaming IPO In Japan: Bank Of Innovation


Japan is home to the most publicly traded mobile gaming studios in the world: around 40-50 such companies exist in this country at the moment. The vast majority of these developers got listed after GREE (3632) and DeNA (2432) pioneered the mobile social gaming wave around 2007. Today, a new company...

By Dr. Serkan Toto – On Japan's Game Industry