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newratings.com  Jan 29  Comment 
TOKYO (dpa-AFX) - Konami Holdings Corp. (KNM) Friday announced a decline in earnings for the first nine months ended December 2015 to 6.262 billion yen or 45.22 yen from 7.740 billion yen or 55.84 yen last year. Revenue for the nine months...
Forbes  Dec 17  Comment 
A new 'Metal Gear' game without Kojima opens up a world of possibilities.
Forbes  Dec 16  Comment 
As of today, Hideo Kojima has officially left Konami to form his own studio. What's more, he?s also in talks with Sony to bring games to their various PlayStation consoles.
Forbes  Nov 30  Comment 
What is a discount if not a cheat code? Anyone going over to Amazon this Cyber Monday will notice a little easter egg for those doing some game shopping. They've got a discount code offering 15% off of certain new and pre-order games -- you've...
Forbes  Nov 28  Comment 
A long while back, fans speculated that Hideo Kojima had buried a secret inside Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain that was going to be almost impossible to trigger. Now, Konami has confirmed that all the fan theories were true, and the grand...
Forbes  Nov 4  Comment 
In a piece of sad news, Konami has decided to shut down its studio in Los Angeles, this being the group who developed the thoroughly excellent Metal Gear Online for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.
The Hindu Business Line  Oct 21  Comment 
The latest edition of Konami’s take on couch-based football is engaging and fun
Forbes  Oct 21  Comment 
As part of the ongoing mystery surrounding Hideo Kojima and his job at Konami, it was recently revealed that he left company in early October only for them to deny that and say that he?s now on vacation. In reality, both are probably true.
Forbes  Oct 6  Comment 
Real money buys real insurance against pesky consequences in 'Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.'
Forbes  Oct 6  Comment 
In a move not overly surprising though still quite depressing, Konami’s pachinko division has trademarked the name “Big Boss” for use in a variety of media.




 


Business Description

With almost 40th years of history, Konami Corporation is among the top global leaders in the Video Games Industry.

Game Portfolio

Konami has been famous for many of its franchised games, such as Metal Gear, Silent Hill, International Superstar Soccer that became more recently Pro Evolution Soccer series. They are promising that Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 (PES 2011) will have a complete overhaul on game play and graphics.

Financial Analysis

Trends/Forces

Competition

Market Share

Company 2006 Market Share
Electronic Arts19.80%
Konami9.80%
Take 2 Interactive 8.90%
Activision8.80%
Other52.70%
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References

  1. Datamonitor Industry Reports "US - Video Game Industry" July 15, 2007
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