Anime Studio Satelight, Pachinko Maker Sankyo End Capital Tie-Up


The pachinko recreation producer Sankyo updated its website online on Tuesday so that it no longer lists the anime studio Satelight as its non-consolidated subsidiary. Satelight’s website online moreover updated to note that the two companies ended their capital tie-up this month.

Satelight turned a Sankyo Group agency in August 2006, the equivalent month that it moved its headquarters from Sapporo, Hokkaido to Tokyo. Sankyo then launched pachinko recreation machines and slot machines for a variety of Satelight anime duties, along with Aquarion, Macross Frontier, Bodacious Home Pirates, and Symphogear.

One different anime studio, TMS Leisure, turned a Sega Group agency in 1992, after which turned a subsidiary of Sega Sammy Holdings (the holding agency formed by the 2004 merger of recreation maker Sega and slot/pachinko recreation producer Sammy) in 2005. Kadokawa, Sammy, and Extraordinarily Super Footage established the anime studio ENGI in April 2018. The pachinko parlor slot machine producer Oizumi as quickly as made the anime studio AIC a very owned subsidiary in 2010, although AIC is now majority-owned by its founder Toru Miura. The game and anime agency Crimson Leisure has been a subsidiary of Oizumi since 2014.

Sources: Sankyo, Satelight by way of Tatsuo Sato, Anime Recorder