Hajime Tabata Announces His New Company JP Games, Plans To Launch In January 2019



Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata left Square Enix last month and he’s ready to jump back into action by announcing the establishment of his new company, JP Games.



Here’s a message from Hajime Tabata regarding JP Games:

I started up my own company called “JP GAMES,Inc.”

Right now, we are preparing for a target January 2019 launch.

And to everyone who has assisted me until today–I kindly ask for your ongoing support.


Hajime Tabata was previously the head of  Square Enix’s Luminous Productions, which just got its new leader in Takeshi Aramaki, who worked as the lead programmer of Final Fantasy XV.

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