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Konami absorbs Hudson Soft, and laughs about it, too

 
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SqualidPumpkin



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PostPosted: Tue Jan 17, 2012 6:34 pm    Post subject: Konami absorbs Hudson Soft, and laughs about it, too Reply with quote

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2012/01/17-1/classic-game-developer-hudson-soft-to-shut-down-on-march-1st

The makers of Bomberman, Adventure Island, Bonk, and Mario Party.

The video game company that brought about the "Age of Sesame Seed".

No more - at least not in the same way.
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Bloodreign



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PostPosted: Wed Jan 25, 2012 6:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Shame really, Hudson once stood proud with it's franchise of games and it's hand in the TG-16 cookie jar, now they are no more. Another developer from my childhood thrown by the way side, then eaten up by the bigger beast known as Konami (used to freaking love Konami back in the day).
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