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Gamers dismayed as Konami cuts off developers

TOKYO -- Konami, a leading Japanese video game producer, is undergoing a strange transformation. The company was recently reorganized, leading to an exodus of talent. All the while, top management has stayed silent about what was going on.

Hideo Kojima

     From the fiscal year that ended March, the company stopped disclosing sales figures for its console game software. Mysteries abound, and gamers are baffled.

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