Tecmo was founded on 31st July 31st 1967 in Japan, initially as a supplier of cleaning equipment. In the field of electronic games, the company has been focusing on the arcades throughout much of its history. Tecmo is known for Ninja Gaiden
, Dead or Alive
, Fatal Frame
, and other series.
Also Known As
- Tehkan Ltd. (from Jul 31, 1981 to 1986)
Tecmo was formerly known as Tehkan, itself a contraction of the much older company name, Teikoku Kanzai.