Tecmo, initially a supplier of cleaning equipment and now best known for Ninja Gaiden and Dead or Alive, was founded on this day in 1967!

SEGA Europe Ltd.

Historical Events

    1984:

    • Sega Europe, Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary is set up in London for the purpose of marketing Sega's arcade machines.

    1991:

    • Sega buys out Virgin Mastertronic, who had previously handled distribution of Sega consoles in the UK. The company is renamed into Sega Europe, Ltd.

    Jul 22, 2004:

    • The company announces an agreement with Leader S.p.a. to distribute its entire portfolio in Italy.

    Mar 09, 2005:

    Apr 01, 2005:

    • The company opens its new territory office in Munich, Germany and appoints Markus Wiedemann to the position of General Manager.

    Apr 04, 2006:

    Company history contributed by Sciere (245759), Kabushi (121034) and Игги Друге (40132)