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AlphaDream

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AlphaDream
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Predecessor N/A
Successor N/A
Founded January 12, 2000
Defunct October 1, 2019
Parent company / owner N/A
Divisions / Subsidiaries N/A
Website www.alphadream.co.jp

AlphaDream Corporation, Ltd. was a Japanese video game development studio based in Tokyo, primarily made up of former Square employees, and a partner of Nintendo. The studio was originally founded in 2000 under the name Alpha Star by Tetsuo Mizuno, former president of Square. AlphaDream is most notable for developing RPGs, most prominently the Mario & Luigi series of RPGs.

On October 1, 2019 it was announced that AlphaDream had ceased operations after filing for bankruptcy, with the company being about "400 million yen ($3.7 million) in debt" as of March 2018.[1]

Games published by Nintendo[edit]

Game Year Console
Tomato Adventure 2001 Game Boy Advance
Hamtaro: Rainbow Rescue 2003 Game Boy Advance
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga 2003 Game Boy Advance
Hamtaro: Ham-Ham Games 2004 Game Boy Advance
Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time 2005 Nintendo DS
Hi Hamtaro! Little Hamsters Big Adventure 2007 Nintendo DS
Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story 2009 Nintendo DS
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team 2013 Nintendo 3DS
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam 2015 Nintendo 3DS
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions 2017 Nintendo 3DS
Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey 2019 Nintendo 3DS

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References[edit]


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Internal divisions
Subsidiaries
Owned / Affiliated Seattle Mariners* • The Pokémon Company • Warpstar Inc.
* - Former / Defunct

8-4 • AlphaDream* • Ambrella • Argonaut Games* • Arika • Artoon* • Arzest • Atlus • Bandai Namco • Capcom • Camelot • Cing* • Creatures Inc. • DeNA • DigitalScape • Eighting • Flagship* • Game Freak • Ganbarion • Genius Sonority • Good-Feel • Grezzo • HAL Laboratory • Hatena • Hudson Soft* • indieszero • iNiS • Intelligent Systems • Jupiter • Koei Tecmo • Kuju • Left Field Productions* • Level-5 • Marigul Management* • Mistwalker • Monster Games • Next Level Games • Noise • Paon • PlatinumGames • Q-Games • Radical Entertainment • Rare* • Red Entertainment • Sega (Atlus)  • Sora Ltd. • skip • Softnica • Square Enix • St.GIGA* • Syn Sophia • TOSE • Treasure • Vanpool • Vitei
* - Former / Defunct

Presidents
Managers, etc. Internal
Subsidiaries
  • NNSD: Yusuke Beppu
  • Monolith Soft: Hirohide Sugiura, Tetsuya Takahashi
  • 1-Up Studio: Gen Kadoi
  • ND Cube: Hidetoshi Endo
  • Retro: Michael Kelbaugh
  • NERD: Alexandre Delattre