Due to a slowdown in its primary games and mobile competition.
The mobile market can be a gold mine or a slide for companies. And it seems SEGA It has proved by judging by the latest economic results.
SEGA has confirmed that it will suffer an "extraordinary loss" of $ 55 million for the current financial year. This loss is due to "intensification" of the competition, as well as the decline of existing mobile games.
"The existing big titles [de SEGA] has slowed down as the service has worked in the long term, while The competition in the mobile gaming market in Japan is intensifying", reads the company's statement.
SEGA, in turn, says it had "the goal" to increase revenue through "introduction of new securities" in this financial year. "This is not expected to compensate for the deceleration of the existing headings"They point out that this is due to" the delay in introducing new titles "and adding that" the results of the titles introduced have been below our expectations ".
"The execution of the imported titles has been below our expectations"
SEGA has indicated that to counter this fall, it will use its own IP to increase its value. other than that will try to establish connections with external IP Trying to make your own games more attractive. He also mentions that his internal development processes become more efficient, to make it more profitable.