Sega : Themes developed by Sega especially Azure servers could appear in the coming years on Xbox Game Pass
Japanese entertainment company Sega has announced. That it has agreed with Xbox Microsoft to develop video games for the giant Azure. Cloud platform of the United States.
The partnership is part of long-term “Super Game” project. To develop graduates. With a large international budget. Says the company, founder of the popular “Sonic the Hedgehog” series.
“With the world now more connected than ever before. Following the widespread deployment of 5G. And cloud services in recent years. Consumers can easily enjoy high quality entertainment content at any time. ” the Japanese game maker said in a statement.
“Working with Microsoft to anticipate such things as they grow rapidly in the future. the goal is to improve development processes. And continue to bring quality information to players using Azure cloud technology.”
Sega specifically for Azure
Themes developed by specifically for Azure servers. May appear in the coming years on Xbox Game Pass. A monthly subscription service that gives users access to a large gaming catalog via the Xbox console.
Several games including the famous “Yakuza” franchise are already available on Game Pass. Some are also available with Sony Playstation Now subscription. Or in the Nintendo digital store.
Sega shares accounted for about 6 percent of Monday’s trade in Tokyo.
Sega Corporation [a] is an international Japanese video game. And entertainment company headquartered in Shinagawa, Tokyo. Its international branches. The games of America and Sega Europe, operate in Irvine. California and London. Its division of development into both arcade games. And home video games. Games, is in its current state from 2020; from 2015 until then. The two had formed separate organizations known as the Sega Games and Interactive Co., Ltd. Sega is part of Sega Group Corporation. Part of Sammy Holdings. From 1983 to 2001. It also developed video game consoles.
developed its first coin-operated game
Sega was founded by American businessmen Martin Bromley and Richard Stewart as Nihon Goraku Bussan [b] on June 3, 1960; recently, the company acquired the assets of its predecessor, Japan Service Games. Five years later, the company became known as Enterprises, Ltd., after acquiring Rosen Enterprises, an international sports merchant. Developed its first coin-operated game, Periscope, in 1966. Sega was sold to the Gulf and Western Industries in 1969. Following the decline of the arcade business in the early 1980s.
Sega released its next console, Genesis (known as Mega Drive outside North America), in 1988. Genesis struggled against the competition in Japan. But found success overseas after the release of Sonic the Hedgehog. In 1991 and was briefly sold mainly for its main purpose. Competitor, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, in the US Ten years later. They suffered several marketing failures such as 32X, Saturn, and Dreamcast consoles.
In 2001, stopped producing consoles to become a developer. And publisher of a foreign company and was acquired by Sammy Corporation in 2004. In the years since the purchase. It has been very profitable. Holdings Co. Ltd. was established in 2015. Corporation was renamed Sega Games Co., Ltd., and its arcade, entertainment, and toy categories were split into other companies. In 2020, Sega Games and Sega Interactive merged and renamed Sega Corporation.
It has produced numerous game franchises for millions of games, including Sonic the Hedgehog, Total War, and Yakuza. It is one of the world’s most prolific arcade game producers, with a long series like Virtua Fighter and Initial D Arcade Stage. however, these are separate businesses.
In May 1940, American businessmen Martin Bromley. Irving Bromberg, and James Humpert set up the Standard Games in Honolulu, Hawaii. Their aim was to provide cash-strapped entertainment equipment. Including gaming machines, to military bases as the increase in staff at the start of World War II would create a need for entertainment.
United States government banned gambling in its vicinity
After the United States government banned gambling in its vicinity in 1952, Bromley sent staff Richard Stewart and Ray LeMaire to Tokyo to establish a Japanese Service Games to provide slot machines at US bases in Japan. A year later, all five men formed Service Games Panama. To regulate Service Games organizations worldwide. The company expanded over the next seven years to cover distribution in South Korea, the Philippines. And South Vietnam. The name Sega. An acronym for Service Games. Came into use in 1954 on a gambling machine. The Diamond Star.