PlatinumGames

COMPANY OVERVIEW

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Company name: PlatinumGames Inc.
Address: 8F Tower West, Umeda Sky Building
1-1-30 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku, Osaka
531-6108 Japan →MAP
Date founded: February, 2006
Business: Production of Home Video Games, Online Games, Online Downloadable Content, on various platforms including PC, DS, Wii, Wii U, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
Number of employees: 202 (171 male, 31 female) (as of April 1, 2017)
Company Representative: Kenichi Sato (President & CEO)

COMPANY HISTORY

February 2006 ODD Ltd. established.
July 2007 Changed company name to ODD Inc. Head office moved to to the ninth floor of Umeda Sky Building in Osaka.
October 2007 Merged with SEEDS Inc.
Changed company name to PlatinumGames Inc.
March 2009 MadWorld released on Wii.
(US & Europe, published by Sega)
June 2009 Infinite Space released on Nintendo DS under the title of Mugen Kouro.
(Japan, published by Sega)
October 2009 Bayonetta released on PS3 and Xbox 360.
(Japan, published by Sega)
January 2010 Bayonetta released on PS3 and Xbox 360.
(US & Europe, published by Sega)
February 2010 MadWorld released on Wii.
(Japan, published by Spike)
March 2010 Infinite Space released on Nintendo DS.
(US & Europe, published by Sega)
October 2010 Vanquish released on PS3 and Xbox 360.
(Japan, US & Europe, published by Sega)
July 2012 Anarchy Reigns released on PS3 and Xbox 360 under the title of Max Anarchy.
(Japan, published by Sega)
January 2013 Anarchy Reigns released on PS3 and Xbox 360.
(US & Europe, published by Sega)
February 2013 Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance released on PS3 and Xbox 360 (only on PS3 in Japan).
(Japan, US & Europe, published by Konami Digital Entertainment)
August 2013 The Wonderful 101 released on Wii U.
(Japan & Europe, published by Nintendo)
September 2013 The Wonderful 101 released on Wii U.
(US, published by Nintendo)
January 2014 Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance released on PC.
(US, published by Konami Digital Entertainment)
October 2014 The Legend of Korra released on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, and PC.
(US and Europe, published by Activision)
Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 released on Wii U.
(Japan, US & Europe, published by Nintendo)
October 2015 Transformers: Devastation released on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, and PC.
(US and Europe, published by Activision)
April 2016 Star Fox Zero and Star Fox Guard released on Wii U.
(Japan, US & Europe, published by Nintendo)
May 2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan released on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, and PC.
(US, published by Activision)
March 2017 NieR:Automata released on PS4 and Steam for PC.
(Japan, US & Europe, published by SQUARE ENIX)