Fields Corp. nine-month sales gain 13.5 percent on new titles

    Fields Corp says net sales rose 13.5 percent to 54.20 billion yen ($529 million) in the nine months ending December 31st, boosted by new pachinko and pachislot titles. 

    Operating income came in at 2.03 billion, compared with an operating loss of 1.15 billion yen a year earlier. Four pachinko and three pachislot titles were sold. “The steady launch of major pachinko titles, including the latest offering in the “Evangelion” pachinko series, resulted in an increase in the total number of pachinko and pachislot machines sold year-over-year, the company said.