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Tokuma Shoten Publishing Co., Ltd.

Moby ID: 4377

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  • Tokuma Shoten Intermedia Inc. - Former company name

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Tokuma Shoten Informedia, known as TIM for short, was a publishing label of big publishing house Tokuma Shoten. Starting in 1985 with the Family Computer Magazine and Technopolis magazines, it was a strong pretender to Ascii's throne in the games magazine market. The company was reabsorbed into the main Tokuma Shoten in 2000, after most of its gaming titles had been suspended.

Apart from the main business of magazine publishing, Tokuma also published some games. For consoles, the TIM label was used, whereas home computers were served by Technopolis Soft (later known as Game Technopolis).

Credited on 36 Games from 1984 to 2017

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Incredible Crisis (1999 on PlayStation, Arcade)
Hatsukoi Monogatari (1998 on SEGA Saturn)
Ginga Eiyū Densetsu Plus (1997 on SEGA Saturn, PlayStation)
Digital Ange: Dennō Tenshi SS (1997 on SEGA Saturn)
Zoku Hatsukoi Monogatari: Shūgaku Ryokō (1997 on PlayStation, SEGA Saturn, PC-FX)
Motteke Tamago (1997 on TurboGrafx CD)
Fire Woman: Matoi-gumi (1996 on PlayStation, PC-FX)
Ginga Eiyū Densetsu (1996 on SEGA Saturn)
ClockWerx (1996 on SEGA Saturn, PlayStation)
Madō Monogatari: Hanamaru Daiyōchienji (1996 on SNES)
Develo Magazine Vol. 1 (1996 on TurboGrafx CD)
Develo Starter Kit: Assembler-hen (1996 on TurboGrafx CD)
Develo Starter Kit: Basic-hen (1996 on TurboGrafx CD)
PC Engine Fan: Special CD-ROM Vol. 1 (1996 on TurboGrafx CD)
ClockWerx (1995 on SNES)
Konpeki no Kantai (1995 on 3DO, PC-FX)
Love Quest (1995 on SNES)
Virgin Dream (1994 on TurboGrafx CD, PC-98)
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Future's Past (1994 on SNES, Genesis)
Dennō Tenshi: Digital Ange (1993 on PC-98, TurboGrafx CD)

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In the early nineties, Tokuma actually managed to register the words "bishōjo games" and "bishōjo soft" as trademarks. It has since relinquished the rights to the former expression, but not to the latter.

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