Hudson Soft / Hudson Entertainment
Japanese publisher and developer, founded on May 18, 1973. In 1984 Hudson began to produce videogames for the Famicom (NES) tbeginning with Lode Runner that sold 12 million units. Hudson's best-known game franchise to date is the Bomerman series, which has appeared on all major platforms.
"Hudson Entertainment is the North American publishing arm of Hudson Soft, an international provider of games and entertainment content founded in 1973. Hudson introduced best-selling classic videogame franchises including Bomberman, Bonk, and Super Adventure Island. Hudson Entertaiment focuses on three key business: Console Games, Mobile Games, and Music. Since 2000, Hudson's mobile division has been a leading supplier of games and personalized content. Through their partnership with The Source, Hudson is a leading provider of hip-hop ring tones and mobile content. "