|Founded||April 7, 1982 (Programmers-3)|
(closed on November 6, 2003)
|Key people||Masamitsu Niitani, founder|
Compile Co., Ltd. (株式会社コンパイル, Kabushikigaisha Konpairu) was a video game developer.
Programmers-3, Inc. was founded on April 7, 1982 by Masamitsu Niitani.
Compile Co., Ltd.
The company was renamed Compile Co., Ltd. in 1985.
Bankruptcy and liquidation
Compile filed bankruptcy and closed on November 6, 2003.
Compile Heart was formed as a subsidiary of Idea Factory on June 2, 2006. Until he left the company in December 2012, Compile Heart was managed by the former Compile founder, Masamitsu Niitani. Compile Heart made a deal with D4 Enterprise to create games based on Compile properties.
Emulated Compile games owned by WEC Museum
|Title||System||Released||Added to the Museum||Notes|
|Aleste||GG Micro||2020||April 4, 2021||1988 Master System shoot 'em up video game|
|Alien Crush||TG-16 Mini||2020||May 1, 2020||1993 TG-16 pinball video game|
|Blazing Lazers||TG-16 Mini||2020||May 1, 2020||1989 TG-16 shoot 'em up video game|
|Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine||Windows
|Linux, macOS, Windows: December 21, 2018
Genesis Mini: May 4, 2019
|1993 Genesis Sonic version of Puyo Puyo 2.|
|GG Aleste||GG Micro||2020||April 4, 2021||1991 Game Gear shoot 'em up video game|
|Nazo Puyo: Arle's Roux||GG Micro||2020||March 26, 2021||1993 Game Gear puzzle video game|
|GG Aleste II||GG Micro||2020||April 4, 2021||1993 Game Gear shoot 'em up video game|
|Power Strike II||GG Micro||2020||April 4, 2021||1993 Master System shoot 'em up video game|
|Puyo Puyo 2||GG Micro||2020||March 26, 2021||1994 Game Gear puzzle video game|
|Spirit Warriors Spriggan||TG-16 Mini||2020||May 1, 2020||1991 CD-ROM² shoot 'em up video game|
|Spriggan Mark 2: Re-Terraform Project||TG-16 Mini||2020||May 1, 2020||1992 Super CD-ROM² shoot 'em up video game|