Square Enix and Ubisoft strike Japan deal

By Mike, Thursday, 8 January 2009 11:24 GMT


Square Enix has entered a into a deal allowing it to distribute a number of Ubisoft titles across Japan.

“By partnering with the Ubisoft Group we can now work to provide high-quality overseas-produced games to Japan, thus invigorating the Japanese game market while strengthening our presence as a global leader in the video game industry,” said Square Enix company President Yoichi Wada.

“The global video game market is expected to maintain sustainable growth thanks to geographical expansion and diversification of [its] customer base.”

By Mike Bowden

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