Konami have announced that they will be relocating their EU Headquarters from Germany to the UK.
MCV have said that they will move the headquarters in April, 2013. It will see Konami’s four local offices in France, Germany, Spain and the UK retain their regional roles. Konami have said that the move is part of a overhaul of its EU operations, which sees Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH come together with Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. They had already announced that they are opening a studio for Pro Evolution Soccer in London.
Konami’s Digital Entertainment GmbH President Shinji Hirano stated:
“These are changes to match a very exciting and challenging time for video game publishers, We want to show our commitment to the consumers in each territory by establishing close relationships that deliver what they particularly want and need, and to create rapport between us that benefits both sides.”
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