Ancient (company)

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Ancient Corp.
Public[citation needed]
Industry Video game industry
Founded April 1, 1990[1]
Headquarters Hino, Tokyo, Japan[1]
Key people
Yuzo Koshiro (manager)[1]
Number of employees

Ancient Corp. (株式会社エインシャント, Kabushiki-Gaisha Einshanto) is a video game developer founded on April 1, 1990, founded by the game music composer Yuzo Koshiro.[1][2] The company was co-founded by his mother, Tomo Koshiro, while his sister, Ayano, also works at the company as a character and graphic designer.[3] In addition to developing, planning, and producing games, Ancient (by the way of Yuzo Koshiro) contributes music to other games not directly worked by the company.



  1. ^ a b c d e "株式会社エインシャント Company Info". Archived from the original on 2009-02-27. Retrieved 2009-03-28.
  2. ^ Parish, Jeremy. "Yuzo Koshiro: Legendary game composer, family business owner". Polygon. Retrieved 2 August 2017.
  3. ^ "TNL Developer Spotlight: Ancient". The Next Level. 2003-03-11. Retrieved 2011-05-12.

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