Tatsumi (company)

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Tatsumi
Industry Computer and video game industry
Electronic equipment industry
Founded August 25, 1970[1]
Headquarters Kashihara, Nara, Japan[1]
Key people Satoshi Tatsumi (president)[1]
Website http://www.tatsu-mi.co.jp

Tatsumi Electronics Co. Ltd. (辰巳電子工業?), formally known as Tazmi, is a Japanese sticker and novelty machine manufacturer that was formally an electronic device designer and manufacturer, and was also an arcade game developer.

History[edit]

Tatsumi was founded on August 25, 1970, as a designer and manufacturer of electronics devices, including computer-related technologies.[1] Back then, they were known as "Tazmi".

In August 1983, Tatsumi entered the video game developing business and created their first video game, a racing game titled TX-1, which became the first multi-screen arcade game.[1] They later created a few more racing games and shooting games, as well as a beat 'em up with a VS. fighting game mode added to it titled Big Fight: Big Trouble in the Atlantic Ocean. Each arcade game was released at a rate per year.[1]

In 1997, Tatsumi created a palm-reading machine. In 1998, Tatsumi created an original trading card machine and developed the Lovegety STATION. Since 2000, Tatsumi have focused on the production of sticker-printing and novelty machines.[1]

List of Video Games[edit]

References[edit]

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