- Company formed.
- Hironobu Sakaguchi develops "Final Fantasy", pulling Squaresoft from financial ruin.
- Established Square Soft, Inc. as a wholly owned subsidiary.
- Square L.A., Inc. (subsequently renamed Square USA, Inc.) is established as a wholly owned subsidiary of Square Co., Ltd.
- Established Square Electronic Arts, L.L.C. jointly with Electronic Arts for the purpose of publishing Square Co., Ltd.'s games in North America.
- Hisashi Suzuki resigns as CEO.