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"Yukes" redirects here. For the Canadian rugby player, see Colin Yukes.


Yuke's
Basic Information
Company Type
Kabushiki gaisha
Foundation
1993
Product(s)
WWE SmackDown! game series
Industry
computer and video game industry
Key People
Yukinori Taniguchi, CEO

Yuke's Co. Ltd (Also known as YUKE's Future Media Creators) is a video game company based in Osaka, Japan. It was established on February 26, 1993.

The company is best known for their development of the WWE SmackDown! game series (known as Exciting Pro Wrestling in Japan). Other games they have made include WWE Day of Reckoning, Evil Zone, EOE: Eve of Extinction, Sword of the Berserk: Guts' Rage, Berserk Millennium Falcon Arc ~Seimasenki no Sho~, Soukaigi, Rumble Roses, The Incredibles: Rise of the Underminer, UFC 2009 Undisputed, and the D1 Grand Prix series (which they also sponsor).

Recently, the company developed and published Neves, a puzzle game for the Nintendo DS.

Yuke's also owns 54% of New Japan Pro Wrestling, the top wrestling promotion in Japan. It is also their DVD production house.

Games[]

1995[]

  • Toukon Retsuden
  • Hermie Hopperhead: Scrap Panic

1996[]

  • Power Move Pro Wrestling[1]
  • Toukon Retsuden 2

1997[]

  • Uchhannanchan no Honou no Challenge: Denryuu IraIra Bou
  • Toukon Retsuden 3: Arcade Edition

1998[]

  • Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Road - Brave Spirits
  • Toukon Retsuden 3
  • Soukaigi
  • Shin Nippon Pro Wrestling: Toukon Road 2 - The Next Generation

1999[]

2000[]

2001[]

2002[]

2003[]

2004[]

2005[]

2006[]

2007[]

  • WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw 2008
  • Wrestle Kingdom 2

2008[]

2009[]

2010[]

External links[]

  1. REDIRECT Template:Japanese company stub
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