Brownie Brown founder Shinichi Kameoka starts new studio

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 14 February 2013 18:26 GMT

Brownie Brown founder Shinichi Kameoka has left the company, which was recently restructured and renamed 1-Up Studio, to form his own development studio. Kameoka has named it Brownies and a place holder has popped up on the firm’s new website, teasing a full launch date of March 1. Thanks, Nintendo World Report.

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