Japanese video game developer
Game Freak, Inc. is a Japanese video game company that makes video games for Nintendo game consoles. It is most well known for developing the Pokémon series of role-playing video games.
|Founded||April 26, 1989|
|Headquarters||〒 154-00044, No. 1 chome, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo Taishido Carrot Tower 22F Japan|
|Satoshi Tajiri (founder) |
Ken Sugimori (Pokémon art director)
|Products||Games for Nintendo video game consoles|
Number of employees
|85 (as of April 2013)|
Game Freak was originally a gaming magazine created by Satoshi Tajiri and Ken Sugimori in the 1980s. On April 26, 1989, Tajiri and Sugimori started a video game company with the same name.
- ↑ "会社概要" (in Japanese). Game Freak Inc. Archived from the original on 2012-08-01. Retrieved 2013-10-05.
- ↑ Kohler, Chris (2010-04-19). "Pokémon Creators' Fanzine Fetches High Price". Wired.
- ↑ "COLUMN: 'Game Mag Weaseling': Just Checking In". GameSetWatch. Archived from the original on 2012-08-01. Retrieved 2013-10-05.
- Official Game Freak website (in Japanese)