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December Page Top 
23 True Champions of Popular Arcade Games Crowned
at the KONAMI Arcade Championship 2013 Finals!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
17 Print Your Own Unique Monster Cards on the Spot – an Industry First!
Kids’ Card Game Machine "Monster Retsuden ORECA BATTLE"
Surpasses 50 Million Cards Shipped!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
10 "METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES" Release Dates Set – Including
Releases on Next-Gen Consoles PlayStation®4 and Xbox One!
-Available March 20 in Japan & Europe, March 18 in North America, Latin America & Asia-
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
4 JAPAN PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION Catch Event "KONAMI Presents Let's Play Catch!" Held at Konami Sports Club Moriguchi Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
3 "METAL GEAR RISING REVENGEANCE" and
"WORLD SOCCER Winning Eleven 2013"
Awarded Gold Prize at PlayStation® Awards 2013!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
Relief Donation for Victims of the Typhoon Haiyan Disaster in the Philippines KONAMI CORPORATION
November Page Top 
29 "DRAGON COLLECTION" × LAWSON Campaign Begins!
Get Limited Edition Campaign Cards and Special Items to up the Ante in
"DRAGON COLLECTION" Simply by Purchasing Selected Items!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
28 Konami Group Interim Report 1st Half FY2014 KONAMI CORPORATION
Shareholders Situation:As of September 30, 2013 KONAMI CORPORATION
15 The Curtain Finally Rises on "V"!
Worldwide Release of Latest Title in METAL GEAR Series,
"METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES," Set for Spring 2014!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
14 Take On the World in an All-New Winning Eleven!
"WORLD SOCCER Winning Eleven 2014" Kicks Off on November 14th!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
13 KONAMI Exhibits at South American Casino Industry's Premier Exhibition, SAGSE 2013  Adding Further Momentum to the Global Expansion of KONAMI Gaming & Systems Business Displays Include Popular Large-Size Video Slot Cabinet "Podium Goliath" and Highly-Evolved Casino Management System "SYNKROS" Konami Gaming, Inc.
7 Interim dividend announcement KONAMI CORPORATION
2Q FY2014 Financial Results Presentation Material (363KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
2Q FY2014 Consolidated Financial Results (406KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
Consolidated Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2013
(Prepared in Accordance with U.S. GAAP)
KONAMI CORPORATION
5 KONAMI Baseball Team Claims Fifth Victory-28th ITS Baseball Championship- KONAMI CORPORATION
3 KONAMI Nippon Series 2013 Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles Takes the Champions' Flag, and the KONAMI Fans' Choice Award is Presented to Masahiro Tanaka KONAMI CORPORATION
Octber Page Top 
31 Alteration to Official Website Details
"Gaming & Systems Business" Becomes "Casino Business"
KONAMI CORPORATION
Announcement of Executive Appointments and Personnel Changes Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
28 KONAMI Nippon Series 2013 – KONAMI Fans' Choice Award Announcing the Mid-Series Fan Votes! After Two Games, Yomiuri Giants' Yoshiyuki Kamei and Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles' Masahiro Tanaka Top the Rankings KONAMI CORPORATION
24 Get the Most out of the KONAMI Nippon Series with "PAWAPURO"!
Latest Title in Popular Baseball Game Series
"JIKKYOU PAWAFURU PUROYAKYU 2013" to Be Released October 24
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
Get Excited with the KONAMI Nippon Series 2013!
Professional Baseball Dream Nine Series
to Host Play Prediction Campaign with Real-Time Play Integration
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
18 Announcing Official Personnel Changes KONAMI CORPORATION
10 Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Factory No.2 in Las Vegas
Production Capacity for Casino Gaming Devices Will Double
KONAMI CORPORATION
1 KONAMI CORPORATION To Release
FY2014 2nd Quarter Financial Results on November 7, 2013
KONAMI CORPORATION
September Page Top 
27 KONAMI Exhibits at Casino Industry’s Premier Exhibition,
Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2013
Displays Include Popular Large-Size Video Slots Cabinet "Podium Goliath"
and Highly-Evolved Casino Management System "SYNKROS"
Konami Gaming, Inc.
25 Sponsoring the KONAMI Nippon Series 2013
Vote for the Player Who Energizes You the Most for the "KONAMI Fans' Choice Award"!
KONAMI CORPORATION
13 KONAMI to Exhibit at TOKYO GAME SHOW 2013
Displays to Include Popular Kids’ Card Game Machine "Monster Retsuden ORECA BATTLE"
World Premiere Demo of Newest METAL GEAR Title, "METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN"
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
6 KONAMI Establishes Los Angeles Studio
Production and Global Expansion of Top-Quality Game Content Gains Momentum
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
5 KONAMI Star Wars™ Card Battle Game Set for
Release in Over 30 Countries Worldwide
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
3 Corporate Bond Information is updated Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
August Page Top 
30 The MAH-JONG FIGHT CLUB Series that Has Taken Arcades by Storm
Now Comes to Smartphones as a Free-to-Play App!
"MAH-JONG FIGHT CLUB Sp" Set for Release on August 30th (Fri)
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
Create the World's Ultimate Dream Team!
For the First Time Ever, Major Leaguers Appear Alongside NPB Players in "Professional Baseball Dream Nine"!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
21 KONAMI to Showcase "Pro Evolution Soccer" and "Castlevania"
among a Rich Lineup at gamescom 2013, Europe’s Premier Game Show
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
14 Added CSR(Corporate Social Responsibility)information.
~KONAMI Held "KONAMI Family Day"~
KONAMI CORPORATION
1 1Q FY2014 Financial Results Presentation Material (308KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
1Q FY2014 Consolidated Financial Results (264KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
Consolidated Results for the First Quarter ended June 30, 2013
(Prepared in Accordance with U.S. GAAP)
KONAMI CORPORATION
July Page Top 
31 KONAMI CORPORATION Credit Rating Information
Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd. (JCR) "A: Stable" (As of July 2013)
KONAMI CORPORATION
26 "DRAGON COLLECTION" Wins Hall of Fame with Highest Honors, "CROWS × WORST - Saikyou Densetsu" Given Hall of Fame with Award for Excellence at GREE Platform Awards for the First Half of 2013 Commemorative In-Game Events Coming Soon Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
25 Announcing Official Personnel Change Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
8 KONAMI CORPORATION To Release
FY2014 1st Quarter Financial Results on August 1, 2013
KONAMI CORPORATION
3 KONAMI Supports the Growth and Development of Baseball Again in 2013!
"KONAMI Presents Let’s Play Catch!"
Events in Six Locations Nationwide - Begins July 21st
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
June Page Top 
28 Announcing Acquisition of the Former Ginza Theatre Building (Land and Building) KONAMI CORPORATION
Konami Group Report FY2013 KONAMI CORPORATION
27 NOTIFICATION OF BUSINESS CONDUCTED AT THE 41ST ORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS(79KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
25 Added CSR(Corporate Social Responsibility)information. KONAMI CORPORATION
24 Supporting Japanese Soccer’s Endeavors on the World Stage!
Improve Your Soccer Knowledge as You Show Off Your Trivia Skills!
"Japanese Soccer Test" Added to "QUIZ MAGIC ACADEMY: Kenja no Tobira Season2"
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
20 As a Family! As a Couple! Drum and Dance to a Brand New Beat!
Music Game "Future Tom Tom" Coming to Arcades
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
12 Next-Generation METAL GEAR "METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN"
Cutting-Edge Game Consoles "PlayStation®4" and "Xbox One" Confirmed as Release Platforms
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
10 New Global Titles to Be Featured at the World's Premier Game Show, "E3 2013"
Newest Trailer for "METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN "!
First Look at New Features of "Pro Evolution Soccer 2014" and "Castlevania -Lords of Shadow- 2"!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
5 Shareholders Situation As of March 31, 2013 KONAMI CORPORATION
NOTICE OF THE 41ST ORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS (453KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
KONAMI Expands Scope of App Releases to Meet Rising Demands of Tablet Market
Popular Music Game "jubeat plus" Available on Kindle Fire HD!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
May Page Top 
20 KONAMI Content Arrives on the LINE Game Platform
Shooting Game "LINE GoGo! TwinBee" Released May 20
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
9 Announcing Official Candidates for Appointment as Corporate Auditors KONAMI CORPORATION
FY2013 Financial Results Presentation Material (177KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
FY2013 Consolidated Financial Results (752KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
Consolidated Results for the Year ended March 31, 2013
(Prepared in Accordance with U.S. GAAP)
KONAMI CORPORATION
Continuation and Partial Revision of the Countermeasures to Large-Scale Acquisitions of KONAMI CORPORATION Shares (Takeover Defense Measures) (173KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
8 KONAMI to Create and Operate Fan Voting Site in Support of
the Great East Japan Earthquake Charity Relief 2013 J.LEAGUE™ Special Match
Voting Begins May 8th via Website and Social Media Content "World Soccer Collection"
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
2 Social Media Content and Arcade Games Come Together to Hit a Home Run!
"Professional Baseball Dream Nine" Players to Appear in "Baseball Heroes 2013"
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
April Page Top 
26 "WORLD SOCCER Winning Eleven 2013" Data Pack Released
Featuring Up-to-Date 2013 J.LEAGUE™ Season Data
A New Fight for J.LEAGUE Victory Begins
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
24 "DRAGON COLLECTION" Users Fight to Preserve
the Forest in Both the Virtual and Real World
User Forest Preservation Event Begins April 25th
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
22 KONAMI to Bring Asia’s Premier Soccer Championship,
the AFC Champions League, to Video Game Media
Set Your Sights on Asia-wide Victory in Winning Eleven!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
17 Be the Next Great Manager with Your TV Remote!
"PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL SPIRITS LIVING MANAGER"
Due for Release on HIKARI TV Game
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
9 KONAMI CORPORATION to Release FY 2013 Full Year Financial Results KONAMI CORPORATION
1 Announcing Official Personnel Change Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
2013 KONAMI Initiation Ceremony KONAMI CORPORATION
March Page Top 
29 METAL GEAR Series Director Hideo Kojima Shows
Off the Capabilities of Konami’s Next-Generation Game Engine "FOX ENGINE"
-Speech Hosted at GDC 2013, World’s Premier Game Developers’ Convention-
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
28 Take the Mound with Your Smartphone in Hand and Get
the Pro Baseball Season into Full Swing!
Three Baseball Game Releases Offer a Range of Gameplay Styles
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
DRAGON COLLECTION Comes to Arcades!
Parents & Children Can Enjoy DRAGON COLLECTION
Together, Joining Over 7.5 Million Players
"DRAGON COLLECTION: The Ambition of the Pepper Gang" Arrives in March
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
27 Second World Record for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
25 KONAMI Supports Japan’s Soccer Heroes
Becoming a Supporting Company of Japan’s National Soccer Teams
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
18 Announcement of Executive Appointments Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
14 A New Story of Love Begins
LOVEPLUS Series’ First Social Media Content
"LOVEPLUS Collection" Coming this Spring!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
13 Seize WBC Victory through your Smartphone!
Smartphone App "PAWAFURU PUROYAKYU 2013 WORLD BASEBALL CLASSIC"
Sequential Release from Japan to the U.S., Korea, and Taiwan
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
KONAMI CORPORATION Credit Rating Information
Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd. (JCR) "A: Stable" (As of March 2013)
KONAMI CORPORATION
7 Two KONAMI Social Media Content Titles Recognized
at the "GREE Platform Award 2012"!
"DRAGON COLLECTION" Received Hall of Fame Special Award(Best Game by a GREE Partner),
"CROWS×WORST- Saikyo Retsuden" Received Hall of Fame Award
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
6 Kagemasa Kozuki, KONAMI CORPORATION Chairman, Awarded
Queen Victoria Commemorative Medal
KONAMI CORPORATION
1 Hold your Hopes High with SAMURAI JAPAN!
Campaign to Support the Japanese National Team in the WBC
Win a Trip Overseas with "Professional Baseball Dream Nine"!
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
February Page Top 
21 New METAL GEAR Slices across Continents!
Simultaneous Worldwide Release of "METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE"
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
14 Beautiful Nadeshiko from Every Corner of Japan!
"FU-UN! Nadeshiko Collection" Due for Release on February 14th
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
7 Bringing Smartphone Connectivity and Family Co-op Play to Arcade Games!
KONAMI Exhibits at "JAEPO2013: Japan Amusement Expo"
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
Announcing Official Corporate Officer Change KONAMI CORPORATION
3Q FY2013 Financial Results Presentation Material (322KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
3Q FY2013 Consolidated Financial Results (565KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
Consolidated Results for the nine months ended December 31, 2012
(Prepared in Accordance with U.S. GAAP)
KONAMI CORPORATION
KONAMI CORPORATION Announces Revision of the Consolidated Forecast for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2013(49KB) KONAMI CORPORATION
January Page Top 
31 Social Media Content Registered User Total Surpasses 35 Million!
Commemorative Thank You Events Scheduled for Each Title
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
23 "METAL GEAR SOLID SOCIAL OPS" Surpasses One Million Downloads!
Commemorative Campaign "Ocelot's Uprising" Begins January 23rd
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
22 The World is a Baseball Diamond! KONAMI Sponsors the WBC KONAMI CORPORATION
Supporting SAMURAI JAPAN in their Quest for World Victory
KONAMI Sponsors the Japan Pro Baseball Team
KONAMI CORPORATION
21 Playing Catch Spreads Smiles Nationwide
KONAMI Presents Let's Play Catch
A Look Back at Events in 2012
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
16 New Title in the 7-Million-Player DRAGON COLLECTION Series
Smartphone App "DRACOLLE & POKER" Coming Soon!
-Card Battling Action Meets Poker Fun-
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
11 Official Licenses from Eight Car Manufacturers
"GT Grand Prix" Pre-registration Begins January 11th
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
7 KONAMI CORPORATION to Release FY 2013 3rd Quarter Financial Results KONAMI CORPORATION