Toshihiro Nagoshi has decided to step down from his duty as the chief creative officer of SEGA but will serve as the Creative Director of SEGA till April 1.

This information has been announced by Sega Sammy Holdings Inc., the parent company of the game makers Sega and Sammy last Friday.

Toshihiro Nagoshi Steps Down As CCO For SEGA

The company also announced that it will carry out an absorption-type split of Sammy Corporation and Sega Group Corporation, and a merger of Sega Corporation to Sega Group Corporation.