President and Representative Director Masutaka Yasuda has resigned as President and Representative Director at Amata K.K.(hereinafter “AMATA”). Chairman and Representative Director Hiromichi Takahashi assumed the role of Representative Director, Chairman and President. effective February 24, 2022.
Under the new structure, we will continue working towards the development of the company. We ask for your continued support.
Introduction of the New Representative Director, Chairman and President
Previously director and producer for four Japanese game companies and two Korean game companies, including Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., and Tecmo Co., Ltd. (presently Koei Tecmo Games Co., Ltd.).
Director for “Doko Demo Issyo” at Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., which was the recipient of numerous awards including the 1999 Multimedia Grand Prix Minister of International Trade and Industry Award and the fourth Japan Games Award.
Ten years after its release, with continuing sequels and the cumulative copies in the series exceeding two million, “Doko Demo Issyo” has firmly established itself as a long hit series. Takahashi possesses a broad understanding of the community gleamed from time spent in the online gaming industry in both Korea and Japan, coupled with abundant experience and knowledge in developing and managing online games.
Still also an active game developer, producing and directing the VR games “Last Labyrinth” and “The Tale of Onogoro”.