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18 Top Japanese PC Games Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based PC Games companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the PC Games industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Japanese PC Games Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

KLab

KLab

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KLab is a planning, developing, and operating online mobile games.

Ys Net

Ys Net

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Ys Net provides software planning, production, and development for the next generation of video games.

Ys Net

Dazzle

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Dazzle is a provider of VR (virtual reality) services Planning, development and operation of smartphone games Entrusted development.

Ys Net

Arc System Works

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Arc System Works Co., Ltd. is a video game developer and publisher

Ys Net

Sega Corporation

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Sega Corporation engages in the development, sales, and operation of games.

Ys Net

HAL Laboratory

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HAL Laboratory specializes in the research and development of digital entertainment products and game production systems.

Ys Net

PlatinumGames

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PlatinumGames is a Japanese video game developer.

Ys Net

Game Freak

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Game Freak engages in the development and sales of game software.

Ys Net

Gala, Inc

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Gala is involved with the development and operation of online Free to Play games.

Ys Net

Animate

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Animate is an anime shop chains.

Ys Net

Kadokawa Games

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Kadokawa Games is an international online games publisher that specializes in creating high-quality and innovative games.

Ys Net

Kizuki

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Kizuki is an online PC game information platform.

Ys Net

D3 Publisher

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D3 Publisher is a game software company.

Ys Net

Broccoli

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Broccoli engages in the planning and production of animation, games, music, video, and card games.

Ys Net

Sammy Networks

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Sammy Networks develops game-related content for PCs and smartphones.

Ys Net

Thousand Games

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Game planning, development and management

Ys Net

SUCCESS

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SUCCESS develops and operates a wide range of games for home use, browsers, and smartphone apps.

Ys Net

Dorasu

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Dorasu specializes in the development and distribution of computer games and software.

Written by Mark Fitz

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