Month: February 2016

Sega cyclone development kit trademarked with the uspto

“IC 009. US 021 023 026 036 038. G & S: Computer game programs; computer game software; video game software; video game programs; video game discs and cartridges; computer game software for use on mobile and cellular phones; computer software for software design, development and testing and related computer-aided software testing tools; game engine software for video game development and operation; computer software development tools”

United States Patent and Trademark Office

– Zach Morris


sega, konami to partner on e-money readers for arcades

“TOKYO — In a bid to adapt to a waning market, Sega Holdings and Konami Holdings will join hands in developing a system where players can use digital cash to play arcade games.”

Full article – Nikkei Asian Review

– Brian Holzhauer

Sega’s new era in entertainment

“Formerly renowned for its video games and devices, Sega – now Sega Sammy Holdings Inc – has successfully transitioned to adapt to the ever-changing entertainment market and diversified with activities that span from the development and manufacturing of commercial-use video game machines, home-use video game software, and pachinko pinball machines, to the management of amusement parks, commercial resorts, casinos and tourism facilities. Hajime Satomi, President and CEO of Sega Sammy Holdings Inc, talks us through the group’s renewed strategic focus and perspectives.”

Full interview – The Worldfolio

– Brian Holzhauer