Jaleco

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Jaleco
Type Public
Founded October 3, 1974 (Jaleco)
2000 (PCCW Japan)
July 3, 2006 (Jaleco Holding)
Closed on May 21, 2014
Headquarters Kyoto, Japan
Key people not disclosed
Industry video games
Products Video games
Employees not disclosed
Website N/A

Jaleco Ltd. (株式会社ジャレコ) was a Japanese video game developer and publisher.

History

Jaleco was founded as Japan Leisure Company in 1974.

It was acquired by Hong Kong-based PCCW in 2000 and rebranded PCCW Japan, and reverted to the name Jaleco in 2002.

In August 2005, Jaleco Holding was sold to Sandringham Fund SPC and was made a subsidiary of the Sandringham subsidiary, Hyperlink Investments Group.

In 2006, it the company was renamed Jaleco Holding while the company's video game operations were spun off into a company named Jaleco, which became a subsidiary of Jaleco Holding.

In October 2007, Hyperlink Investments sold Jaleco Holdings to Game Yarou.

Jaleco ceased operations after Game Yarou went bankrupt on May 21, 2014.

Video games by Jaleco by the WEC Museum

Title System Release Notes
Banishing Racer Game Boy 1991 The Game Boy version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Bases Loaded Game Boy 1990 The Game Boy version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Battle Unit Zeoth Game Boy 1990 The Game Boy version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Brawl Brothers SNES 1992 The SNES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Burn!! Jūdō Warriors NES 1990 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
City Connection NES
Arcade
1985 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The WEC Museum owns the Arcade Archives emulated port of the arcade version on Switch.
The arcade version is on the Legends Flashback owned by the WEC Museum.
Exerion NES
Arcade
1983 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The arcade version is on the Legends Flashback owned by the WEC Museum.
Formation Z NES
Arcade
1984 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The arcade version is on the Legends Flashback owned by the WEC Museum.
Fortified Zone Game Boy 1991 The Game Boy version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The Fortress of Fury 2 Game Boy 1992 The Game Boy version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Hero Pinball Party Game Boy 1990 The Game Boy version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The Ignition Factor SNES 1994 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
JaJaMaru's Big Adventure NES 1986 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Jaleco Rally: Big Run - The Supreme 4WD Challenge SNES 1989 The SNES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Monster Club NES 1987 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Operation Logic Bomb: The Ultimate Search & Destroy SNES 1993 The SNES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The Peace Keepers SNES 1994 The SNES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Plasma Ball NES 1992 The NES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Rival Turf! SNES 1992 The SNES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Rod Land Game Boy
NES
1990 The Game Boy and NES versions are on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The NES version is on the Legends Flashback owned by the WEC Museum.
Sky Fox Arcade 1987 The arcade version is on the Legends Flashback owned by the WEC Museum.
Soldam Game Boy 1993 The Game Boy version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
Super Earth Defense Force SNES 1991 The SNES version is on Retro-Bit Generations owned by the WEC Museum.
The SNES version is on the Legends Flashback owned by the WEC Museum.
Tetris Plus 2 Arcade 1997 The arcade version is on the Legends Flashback owned by the WEC Museum.