Konami Holdings Corporation

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Konami
Type Corporation
Founded March 21, 1969 (Konami)
March 19, 1973 (Konami Industry Co., Ltd.)
June 1991 (Konami Co., Ltd.)
July 2000 (Konami Corporation)
2015 (Konami Holdings Corporation)
Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Key people Kagemasa Kōzuki, founder
Industry Video games
Products Video games
Employees 10,454
Website http://www.konami.com/

Konami Holdings Corporation (株式会社コナミホールディングス, Kabushikigaisha Konami Hōrudingusu) is a Japanese entertainment conglomerate.

Its video game development subsidiary is Konami Digital Entertainment.

Konami Industry Co., Ltd.

Konami was founded by Kagemasa Kōzuki on March 21, 1969. It was incorporated as Konami Industry Co., Ltd. (コナミ工業株式会社, Konami Kōgyō Kabushiki Gaisha) on March 19, 1973.

Konami Co., Ltd.

It was renamed Konami Co., Ltd. (コナミ株式会社, Konami Kabushikigaisha) in June 1991.

Konami Corporation

The company's legal name was changed in English to Konami Corporation in July 2000, but the company's legal Japanese name remained the same.

Konami Holdings Corporation

In 2015, the company became Konami Holdings Corporation (株式会社コナミホールディングス, Kabushikigaisha Konami Hōrudingusu). On April 27, 2015, Konami delisted itself from the New York Stock Exchange after they had begun dissolving Kojima Productions.

Current Konami development divisions and subsidiaries

Name Years Active Notes
Konami Digital Entertainment 2006-present Formed as a result of a consolidation of all Konami development divisions.