Sega Has Purchased Atlus

09-17-2013, 09:59 PM
#1
Sega Has Purchased Atlus

http://nintendoeverything.com/sega-t...ndex-holdings/

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SEGA Sammy will be purchasing Index Holdings, according to a report from Nikkei (Nihon Keizai Shimbun). The move means that Atlus will fall under SEGA’s ownership as well.

The acquisition will be made for 14 billion yen. In November, the transition is expected to be finalized.

In August, Bloomberg reported that SEGA made a bid for the company. Japanese financial firm J Trust
I'm happy with this as Sega was the best choice for 3rd party owners

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09-17-2013, 10:13 PM
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Originally Posted by Gryphon View Post
http://nintendoeverything.com/sega-t...ndex-holdings/



I'm happy with this as Sega was the best choice for 3rd party owners
I think Activision would have done well.
Or maybe even EA!
09-17-2013, 10:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Gryphon View Post
I'm happy with this as Sega was the best choice for 3rd party owners
No, Sega has a very mediocre track record with localizations. I prefer Sega to either Sony, Nintendo, or Microsoft though.

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09-17-2013, 11:34 PM
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Not happy to hear this I'm fond of Atlus they always brought a lot of good RPG's that otherwise I'd never have played everything from Crimson Gem Saga to Disgaea.

I can't remember the last Sega anything I liked unless I go all the way back to the game gear.

I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that's how it comes out
11-06-2013, 01:51 AM
#5
It is unequivocally bad news for me, I LOVE ATLUS for no reason!
11-06-2013, 01:59 AM
#6
Okay. A little late there man, but I understand. It was kinda low key in the news.