COMPANY

HISTORY

2007

Jun
Atmovie Pirates K.K., the predecessor of gumi Inc., was established in Shibuya, Tokyo.

2008

Jul
Company name was changed into gumi Inc.
Aug
Social networking service for mobile device "gumi" was launched.

2009

Aug
gumi Inc. launched mobile online games.

2011

Sep
Fukuoka branch was established.
Nov
gumi Inc. ended its platform service ”gumi” and started specialty service, providing contents for external platforms.

2012

Apr
gumi Asia Pte. Ltd was established in Singapore to enhance development and distribution of games in European and American region.
gumi America, Inc. was established to enhance developing games. (Changed its nature of business to investment into VR/AR market in February 2016.)
Jun
gumi ventures Inc. was established to start the investment business.
Jul
gumi Ventures, L.P. in the Cayman Islands (a British Overseas Territory) was established.
Aug
gumi Europe SAS was established in France as a studio for developing games in Europe.

2013

Mar
Alim Co., Ltd. was established to enhance developing games.
Dec
Capital and business alliance was formed with Fuji Media Holdings Inc.

2014

Mar
gumi Taiwan Ltd. was established to enhance developing games in Asian region.
Sep
Capital and business alliance was formed with LINE Corporation.
gumi ventures Investment Limited Partnership Ⅱ was formed.
Dec
gumi Inc. was listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

2015

Aug
gumi Primus, Inc. was established as a studio for developing games in Korea.
Dec
Tokyo XR Startups was established to enter VR/AR business.

2016

Feb
gumi Inc. invested as a General Partner into “VR FUND, L.P.” ,the venture capital fund intended for investment in global VR/AR market.

2017

May
Nordic XR Startups Oy was established in Finland.
Jun
gumi X Reality Inc. was established to invest into VR/AR industries.
Oct
FgG Inc. was established.
Nov
gumi ventures Investment Limited Partnership Ⅲ was formed.

2018

Feb
gumi Cryptos Silent Partnership was formed to enter blockchain business.
Apr
Grams Inc. was established to enhance developing games.

2019

May
gumi Cryptos Inc. was established to invest into blockchain industry.

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