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Atlus Are Free To Use Dormant Sega IP Says Company President

By Sato . November 27, 2013 . 5:32pm

In an recent interview, Index president Naoya Tsurumi discussed the future of the Atlus brand and its relationship with Sega.

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Atlus’ Parent Company Files Trademark For Deviliser

By Ishaan . November 23, 2013 . 2:00pm

Index, Atlus’ parent company (now a part of Sega), have filed a trademark for something called “Deviliser” in Japan.

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What Is This Mysterious Atlus Website For?

By Ishaan . November 14, 2013 . 12:31pm

This morning, Atlus USA sent out another one of their Atlus Faithful newsletters, and embedded at the bottom was a link to a mysterious website.

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Who’s In Charge Of Atlus Now That Sega Owns It?

By Spencer . October 31, 2013 . 11:34pm

Sega Sammy Chief Operating Officer Naoya Tsurumi is now the president of Index Corporation and Yakuza creator Toshirio Nagoshi is on the company’s board.

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Persona Director Teases Future Developments

By Sato . October 25, 2013 . 1:30am

Sony’s Play Community website recently spoke with Persona director Katsura Hashino, who teased upcoming series developments.

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Persona 3 Home Shopping Network Opens In Real Life

By Spencer . October 14, 2013 . 2:06am

Remember Tanaka and his popular TV show Tanaka’s Amazing Commodities? Amusingly, Atlus opened up a net shop featuring Tanaka who is selling the Persona 3 The Movie soundtrack.

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Atlus Opens Teaser Site For A Persona Studio Game

By Spencer . September 26, 2013 . 2:53am

Before anyone guesses this is for Persona 4: The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold that game already has its own site. OK, now any guesses?

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A Message From Atlus To Their Fans, Following Their Acquisition By Sega

By Sato . September 18, 2013 . 8:53pm

“Currently, the employees of the consumer game business, are working zealously on future releases, and are vigorously looking forward to taking on new challenges,” says Atlus’ Naoto Hiraoka.

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Sega Dream Will Take Over Atlus’ Parent Company Index Corporation

By Spencer . September 18, 2013 . 1:23am

It’s official—Sega have acquired Index Corporation, the parent company of Atlus. Sega Dream Corporation, a new subsidiary, has been formed to handle all of Index Corporation’s business operations.

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Report: Sega Sammy Buys Atlus’ Parent Company, Index Holdings [Update]

By Sato . September 17, 2013 . 9:23pm

According to Japanese publication Nikkei, Sega will be acquiring the management of Index’s gaming business through the purchase of 14 billion yen, or roughly $141 million US dollars.

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Stella Deus, Persona Artist And Record Of Lodoss War Writer SRPG, Is A PS2 Classic

By Spencer . September 2, 2013 . 10:17pm

Stella Deus: The Gate of Eternity was one of Atlus’ pre-Persona 3 titles so it didn’t get as much attention even though it had a solid team behind it.

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Persona Director Teases Atlus 25th Anniversary Titles And More

By Sato . August 13, 2013 . 5:30pm

In a recent blog post, Persona team director and producer Katsura Hashino shared a little message of appreciation for fans on the series’ official blog.

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Report: Sega Sammy Interested In Bidding For Atlus’ Parent Company

By Ishaan . August 2, 2013 . 10:40am

Bloomberg Japan is reporting that around 20 companies have expressed interest in bidding for Index Holdings, Atlus’ parent company.

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Atlus’ Parent Company Files For Bankruptcy

By Ishaan . June 27, 2013 . 9:00am

Index Corporation, the company that owns Atlus, has begun civil rehabilitation procedures in Japan. That’s a fancy way of saying that the company is filing for bankruptcy.

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Atlus’ Parent Company Index Holdings Under Investigation For Improper Bookkeeping

By Ishaan . June 12, 2013 . 10:40am

Atlus’ parent company, Index Holdings, is under suspicion of improper accounting.