Cell sport developer Delight Works introduced on Tuesday that sport developer Yoshinori Ono would be the firm’s new president and chief working officer as of Could 1. Delight Works founder and present COO Akihito Shōji will assume the function of chairman and chief govt officer on the identical day.
Ono is probably greatest identified for his time in CAPCOM. Starting in 1994, he labored initially on sound for a number of titles corresponding to Avenue Fighter Zero. He then grew to become the sound supervisor and sound director for varied variations of Avenue Fighter III. He transitioned into the producer function for Shadow of Rome and Onimusha: Daybreak of Goals. Along with Avenue Fighter, he has labored on such franchises as Onimusha and Monster Hunter. He left CAPCOM in summer season final 12 months.
Delight Works is greatest identified for creating the Destiny/Grand Order smartphone sport and its varied spinoffs. Aniplex launched the Destiny/Grand Order sport in Japan in summer season 2015. The sport obtained an English launch in america and Canada in June 2017.
Delight Works was established in January 2014. It developed the Sakura Kakumei ~Hana Saku Otome-tachi~ smartphone sport with Sega, which debuted final December, and can shut down in June. It signed a capital and enterprise alliance with fellow on-line sport developer Aiming in January 2019, however introduced in July 2020 that the alliance has been dissolved with their collectively developed titles canceled.
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