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ASCII Corporation

Historical Events

    May 24, 1977:

    • Company founded.

    1991:

    1998:

    • ASCII re-founds its U.S. subsidiary renaming it in the process. It became known as Agetec, short for: ASCII Game Entertainment TEChnology

    Apr 01, 2000:

    • ASCII spins off Enterbrain Inc., a subsidiary which focuses on coverage on the video game market and also includes the software development department responsible for the RPG Maker series.

    Mar, 2002:

    • ASCII ceased distribution and publication of software. Media Leaves Inc. was spun off, subsequently

    Jan 28, 2004:

    • ASCII became part of the Kadokawa Group of companies.
    Company history contributed by Sciere (262929) and jwiechers (62)