Sega Restructuring now in effect

Sega Sammy Holdings has announced that is restructuring its businesses. The following changes have been announced:

  • The company has now divided itself into two businesses: Sega Holdings (which includes all of the entertainment businesses, including Sega’s main video game business) and Sega Live Creation (which includes the resort business)
  • Sega’s consumer gaming division will be known as Sega Games.
  • TMS Entertainment (known for Sonic X and Detective Conan (Cased Closed)), Marza Animation Planet, Sega Toys and Sammy Networks (a mobile brand) will all now become part of Sega Holdings.

Similiary, Sega has bought a domain for Sega Games (www.segagames.co.jp), while Sega’s western websites (North America/Europe/Australia) have been going under maintenance following this, with all western Sega websites being mirrored to a notice saying that the website is currently unavailable due to maintenance work with links to various Sega franchises, social network links, plus smaller links (such as Cookie Policy and UK and US Careers) below them.

[Source: TSSZ News]