game news SEGA: After excellent results, the publisher plans a busy year with several remakes and remasters in the offing
While SEGA Sammy, the publisher’s parent company, has just shared the results of its big fiscal year, we’ve also learned that the Japanese firm has big plans for the year ahead. There are already about fifteen titles in the pipeline, including several expected remakes and remasters.
Excellent results for SEGA in the 2021-2022 financial year
Despite a difficult year for SEGA Sammy, particularly due to the COVID-19 crisis, the group has just shared a very good record achieved during the 2021-2022 financial year. In the end, the company made $253 million in profit, compared to $208 million a year earlier.. Rising figures, synonymous with good health, and due in large part to the sale of video games.
With titles like lost trial, Super Monkey Ball: Bananamania, Sonic Colors: Ultimate either Shin Megami Tensei V Y Total War: Warhammer III, the publisher distributed approximately 27.2 million copies. Between these games, remakes, remasters, and spin-offs account for approximately 4 million titles sold. A strategy that pays off. SEGA is doing very well this year, but it intends to do even better for 2023. The publisher still has some projects underway that should allow it to surpass this result.
An even better 2022-2023 season?
The publisher plans to distribute approximately 34.2 million copies by 2023. Better than this year, therefore, and thanks in particular to fifteen titles already planned by seeing off the Switch port 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim already available. The first important meeting for the editor concerns sonic origins next june, 22 to be more precise. Then we should hear from two point campus but also sonic frontiersnew 3D iteration of the blue hedgehog.
In addition to Sonic Origins, SEGA should refocus on remakes and remasters. Speculation abounds and there is talk in particular of a remastering of people 3. As we know, the Persona license always sparks a lot of interest among gamers and the publisher intends to capitalize on it, as evidenced by the recent Switch, PS4, and PC port of Persona 4: Ultimate Arena. Meanwhile, fans are still waiting for a PC port of people 5.
As for the new features, we should be entitled to the return of the famous Company of Heroes license with the third installment as well as soul Hackers 2, derivative sequel Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers by Shin Megami Tensei.
More information on these titles should follow in the coming months.
For sengsunEditorial jeuxvideo.com