GamesIndustry.biz’s sources state that only a couple of employees remain at both Level-5 International America and their spin-off office, Level-5 Abby. One of their sources also suggested that future Level-5 games may not be getting released outside of Japan.
While news of closures in the gaming industry is never a good thing, in the case of Level-5’s international efforts, it doesn’t come as the biggest surprise. Most of their most well known releases outside of Japan were handled by other publishers — most notably Nintendo. Even Yo-kai Watch 4, the first major console release for the series, has not been localised a year after its Japanese Switch release.
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