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Shin Nihon Kikaku Logo SNK1982 SNK 1985 Snk logo4
1978–1982 1982–1985 1985–1986 1986–1988
 
Snkswishy SNK 1990 LOGO SNK Playmore logo SNK 1990 LOGO
1988–1990 1990–2001 2003–2016 2016–present


Shin Nihon Kikaku

1978–1982

Shin Nihon Kikaku Logo


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Shin Nihon Kikaku is Japanese for "New Japan Project".

1982–1985

SNK1982


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By 1982, the company became widely known as SNK, but the full name was still present altogether until 1986.

1985–1986

SNK 1985


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The logo is mostly the same, albeit the "SNK" wordmark is its now familiar blue colour and "LEISURE SYSTEM" is removed from the stylised 'S'.

SNK Corporation

1986–1988

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In April 1986, Shin Nihon Kikaku officially became SNK Corporation and the company refreshed their logo to accommodate the official name change.[1]

1988–1990

Snkswishy


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In 1988, the full name was officially removed from the bottom of the logo and was officially became simply SNK. The font of the company was changed and the colour was temporarily changed back to its red color during the period.

1990–2001

SNK 1990 LOGO

The blue wordmark returned and the 'S' was retired. The company would use this logo until its 2001 bankruptcy. It's now used by the current SNK Corporation.

On 22nd October 2001, the original SNK Corporation filed for bankruptcy and it's IPs were put up for auction. The winning bid was Playmore Corporation, a company established a couple months before the bankruptcy by SNK's founder Eikichi Kawasaki. The company acquired SNK's assets and rehired much of the original staff. The company then added SNK to their name in 2003 and has operated as SNK Corporation since 2016.

SNK Playmore Corporation

2003–2016

SNK Playmore logo

Following the acquisition of SNK's assets, the company renamed itself SNK Playmore.

SNK Corporation

2016–present

SNK 1990 LOGO

The company ditched the Playmore title in 2016 to refocus on pushing their gaming heritage, nearing SNK Playmore's 15th anniversary. They also reinstated their slogan 'The Future is Now'.

References

  1. 1985/1989: SNK devient un acteur majeur de I'arcade