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Tecmo CEO Yoshimi Yasuda Resigns
Posted By: John Manalang - Wednesday, August 20, 2008 2:35 PM

The company behind Ninja Gaiden 2 and the Dead or Alive series announced today that Yoshimi Yasuda, CEO of Tecmo, has resigned from his position.

Citing "personal reasons", the company said that Yasuda's request was confirmed in today's board meeting. Tecmo chairman Yasuharu Kakihara will now take Yasuda's former position. The recent troubles with former Team Ninja leader Tomonobu Itagaki weren't mentioned in connection with Yasuda's departure.

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Posted by mercisan - Wednesday, August 20, 2008 11:09 PM
It still sounds fishy. I liked tecmo's games. I hope they continue to make them as good as always.

Posted by CPRxChris - Wednesday, August 20, 2008 7:43 PM
Lots of controversy surrounding Tecmo nowadays.

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