|Type||Brand of Arc System Works|
|Founded||December 1981 (Technōs Japan)|
1987 (American Technōs)
(bankrupt in 1996)
|Key people||Kunio Taki, founder|
Takashi Hanya, founder
Takeo Hagiwara, founder
Technōs is a brand name owned by Arc System Works.
American Technōs Inc. was formed in 1987 in Cupertino, California, U.S.
Bankruptcy and closure
Technōs Japan declared bankruptcy and closed in 1996. American Technōs followed soon afterward.
In 2001, a holding company, Million Co., Ltd., was established to purchase the intellectual properties of Technōs.
On June 11, 2015, Arc System Works announced that they had acquired Technōs and all its intellectual properties from Million.