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Computer Entertainment Supplier's Association

Computer Entertainment Supplier's Association (CESA) is a Japanese organization that was established in 1996[1] to "promote the computer entertainment industry [...] with the aim of contributing to the strengthening of Japanese industry as well as to the further enrichment of people's lifestyles."[2] It organizes the annual Tokyo Game Show and Japan Game Awards.

Computer Entertainment Supplier's Association
Formation1996; 23 years ago (1996)
HeadquartersTokyo, Japan

CESA is located in Tokyo, Japan. Its current (As of 2015) chairman of CESA is Hideki Okamura, the president of Sega Holdings.[3]

The Computer Entertainment Rating Organization (CERO), a rating agency, was established in 2002 as a branch of CESA.

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  1. ^ "CESA Survey: 5.24 million Internet game users in Japan, a high recognition among the young in Japan" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2008-04-08. (1996, when CESA was established)
  2. ^ "CESA/ Overview". CESA. 2005. Archived from the original on 2008-03-27. Retrieved 2008-04-08.
  3. ^ CESA新会長に、セガゲームス会長の岡村秀樹氏が就任 日経トレンディネット 2015年6月3日

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