Video game industry feels Earthquake's effect

By Garnett Lee, Mar 14, 2011 5:30pm PDT

As the accounting of the terrible impact of last week's massive earthquake off the coast of Japan and subsequent tsunami and aftershocks continues, we're starting to learn the impact on the video game business. Online servers have been temporarily suspended to conserve electricity (this includes the Final Fantasy servers as we reported this morning), games have been delayed due to disruption of distribution channels, and others delayed or even canceled most likely out of sensitivity for the scale of the personal tragedy caused by this national disaster.

Japanese gaming site andriasang has been following the situation and reports the following developments in a series of stories on the site:


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