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Submitted by Patashnik 902d ago | news

Is this the end for Atlus - with Index Media under criminal investigation.

ATLUS's parent company Index Digital Media was the focus of a police raid, as investigators look into fraudulent financial practices. (Atlus, Industry)

DaveyB  +   902d ago
Holly hell! That's... bad news. Please finish making Persona 5 before you all go to prison! >_<
john12gomez   902d ago | Spam
NewMonday  +   902d ago
It's so selfish of you to say that

but I can't help but feel the same way :p
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ApolloTheBoss  +   902d ago
No, NO, NO!! Persona 5 MUST come out!
Patashnik  +   902d ago
Hard to say if this will affect Atlus or not right now. I think worst case is that someone buys them when Index go under - given their catalogue of titles, I think they'd be an attractive buy for anyone with the money.

Also: Please finish Persona 5 soon - just in case.
sashimi  +   902d ago
Sony needs to buy Atlus!
Baka-akaB  +   902d ago
Index was nothing but bad news for Atlus imo . That kind of stuff is a blessing in disguise for Atlus .... they need to get away from their clutches
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IIC0mPLeXII  +   902d ago
Sony or Arksys needs to get down on this.
Baka-akaB  +   902d ago
Arksys ? Atlus could buy them not the other way around
IIC0mPLeXII  +   901d ago
Well they can't buy shit now.
Heisenburger  +   902d ago
But they don't. serve. steak. in. PRRRRRRISON!!!

I needs my P5!
Nerdmaster  +   902d ago
"Are ATLUS in deep shit?"

I hate it when people use plural to talk about a company.
Eazy-Eman  +   902d ago people only care about persona games from atlus? While I do enjoy Persona, don't forget that they also have the mainline SMT games, Digital Devil Saga, devil survivor, and devil summoner series.
GABRIEL1030  +   901d ago
Holy smoke!

These stupids executives they are a plague, like the COD's CEO, this man won 20 millions in cash the last year! enough money to make a new game and now the Atlus CEO...very sad that the hard work of programers are stolen by CEO gangs.
MoveTheGlow  +   901d ago
Eh. Even that article is like "This is kinda common." I'm not worried. At the very most, they have to make up for some losses by not making as many throwaway NIS games. I don't think our SMT or Etrian Odyssey are going anywhere.

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