Seeds blossoms into Platinum Games - MCV

Seeds blossoms into Platinum Games

Star-studded Japanese indie developer to merge with ODD Corporation
Author:
Publish date:

apanese developer Seeds has announced that it will merge with a company called ODD Corporation to form a new company, Platinum Games.

In a message on the Seeds website, the studio writes that the name change will take place from October 1st, and represents ‘a new step forward for the company.’

Seeds was formed after Capcom’s boutique studio Clover was shut down in 2006, and comprises of famed Capcom staff such as Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami and Viewtiful Joe luminary Atsushi Inaba.

Related

2_MADWORLD_inaba_b.jpg

Q&A: Platinum Gamesâ?? Atsushi Inaba

Platinum Games, the developer set up by key members of Capcomâ??s Clover Studio, is set to launch its debut title MadWorld next month. Develop decided it was the perfect time to speak to the firmâ??s executive director Atsushi Inaba about the game and the challenges facing Japanese developers...