Yoichi Wada is Still High in the Ranks of Square Enix, Now Chairman of the Board of Directors

Yoichi Wada is a controversial figure in the game industry. That’s why when his resigning as President and Representative Director of Square Enix was hailed by many with Joy and by a few with a bit of melancholy.

Looks like, despite his resignation, he didn't go too far, and will be able to watch from an executive position the rebirth of Final Fantasy XIV, that he stubbornly supported.

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.
Smurf11697d ago (Edited 1697d ago )

@Abriael, Do you spend all day on GAF or what? Haha.

Prcko1697d ago (Edited 1697d ago )

probably owner of dualshockers
it's easy to get top stories when you own a site :)

Abriael1697d ago

Not really owner, I'm just the news editor.

Need4Game1697d ago (Edited 1697d ago )


You've been warned.

Abriael1697d ago

@Need4Game: because he makes them, rite.

DragonKnight1697d ago

@Need4Game: You've been trolling that forever. It's not going to happen. You've been owned.

3-4-51697d ago

@ Need ...You act like that is a bad thing.

kalkano1697d ago


It most definitely is.

+ Show (4) more repliesLast reply 1697d ago
yewles11697d ago

...isn't that more of a promotion?

Abriael1697d ago

Not necessarily a promotion, while the president has more of an executive role, the chairman of the board has more a vigilance and control role.

King-Prodigy-X1697d ago (Edited 1697d ago )

BOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!

Disagrees are from Wada.

r211697d ago

Oh no....he's back...for more Lightning Saga D:

Oneirous1697d ago

Dat avatar! Reflects your message perfectly.

r211697d ago

Hahaha it kinda does. Its Toph from the Avatar comics btw :)

araman1697d ago

I'm ok with this as long as he's not making major decisions. Keep that man away from 15 and KH3.

Inception1697d ago

I think his the one who made the decision to change versus name into XV and gone multiplat for both XV & KH 3.

Show all comments (21)