Culture and Academic

Konami Digital Entertainment cooperates with "Play! Digital Game Exhibition," an exhibition tracing the evolution of digital games hosted by Saitama Prefecture

Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. cooperates with a special exhibition dubbed "Play! Digital Game Exhibition Stage 2 - Arcade VS Family Computer -" held at SKIPCITY, Sai-No-Kuni Visual Plaza (Kawaguchi City, Saitama Prefecture) from September 10, 2016 to March 12, 2017. The exhibition provides an overview of the evolution of digital games, featuring a multitude of KONAMI game titles.

The exhibition is a sequel to the past exhibition titled "Play! Digital Game Exhibition Stage 1: Digital Games' Dawn" held from October 2015 to February 2016. This time, KONAMI will feature an array of KONAMI titles, including "Gradius," "TwinBee" and "Castlevania" in which they represented arcade and family computer games during the period of 1983 to 1990.

The exhibition provides visitors with opportunities to get a hands-on experience with some of the games on display, and to learn the evolution of digital games from explanation panels and developers' interviews, all in a fun way.

KONAMI titles being exhibited include:

  1. "TwinBee"
  2. "Gradius"
  6. "R-TYPEⅠ"
  7. "Gradius Ⅱ"
  9. "Castlevania"
  10. "Doremikko"

Exhibition in Progress

SKIPCITY Sai-No-Kuni Visual Plaza