Producer of Tekken 7, Soulcalibur 6 and Pac-Man 99, Veteran Motohiro Okubo announced on Twitter his departure from Bandai Namco after 25 years spent in the company.
Motohiro Okubo being close to the community in addition to being anglophone, the announcement of its departure has generated a number of reactions and thanks, especially from the fans of the Soulcalibur Franchise and the Esport Community. If his popularity is recent, Motohiro Okubo had joined Namco 25 years ago and has long worked as Mobile Business Manager before being a producer of these famous fighting games. TEKKEN 7 and SOULALIBUR 6 have respectively reached 7 million and 2 million sales.
_There are 25 years ago, I joined the old Namco and I am grateful to all the people I met. Especially thanks to Soulcalibur 6, I received a huge power from the players of the world whole. Thank you very much. I would like to show all the gifts I have received from everyone, but there are too much! Allow me to show my cushion of nine million units, that J Received last week of the Tekken and Soucalibur development team! Once again, thank you, thank you and thank you! _
As of this September 1, Motohiro Okubo took office in another video game company located in Shibuya, but has not yet revealed which.