Companies

 

ASCII


Founded in 1977
Closed in 2008
Status: bought
aka(s): ASCII Corporation

ASCII Corporation was a publishing company based in Tokyo, Japan. It became a subsidiary of Kadokawa Group Holdings in 2004, and merged with another Kadokawa subsidiary Media Works on April 1, 2008, and became ASCII Media Works.

It is known for 194x, Black Bass, Bomberman, Dai Senryaku, Dark Savant, Ghosts 'n Goblins, Itadaki Street, J.B. Harold, King's Field, Master of Monsters, Megami Tensei, Power DoLLS, Psychic War Series, Wizardry, Zanac

Releases per year

19815
198212
198311
198427
198526
198629
198727
19887
198914
199015
199111
19929
19938
19949
199510
199617
199718
199817
199915
20008
20014
20082
20101
302 video games with valid date were considered (95.8%)

Gametypes frequency

Top platforms

MICRO 7 - FM7 65
PS 42
SNES 30
NEC PC9801 30
MSX 29
NES 22
NEC PC8801 20
MSX2 13
GB 9
Saturn 9
Sharp X1 8
X68000 5
GBC 5
Windows 4
Dreamcast 3