Nintendo launched on Thursday that it has entered an settlement to amass 100% of shares of SRD Co., Ltd. (Systems Research and Development) to make it a wholly-owned subsidiary. The acquisition is anticipated to close on April 1.

The agency acknowledged that the acquitision of SRD will serve to strengthen administration base of SRD and protected availability of software program program enchancment sources for Nintendo, along with facilitate sofware enchancment effectivity. Nintendo duties that the acquisition will “have only a minor effect” on its future enterprise outcomes.

Kyoto-based agency SRD was primarily based in 1979. The agency began working with Nintendo on the Famicom in 1982, starting with the Donkey Kong sport for Famicom and NES in 1983. SRD has been a enchancment confederate with Nintendo since.

Source: Nintendo via Gematsu