state California San Francisco, state California UPS CEO Sony Mattel state California San Francisco, state California

Gaming legend Bernie Stolar passes away

Reading now: 697

Interested in learning what's next for the gaming industry? Join gaming executives to discuss emerging parts of the industry this October at GamesBeat Summit Next.

Learn more.Video game legend Bernie Stolar, former president of Sega of America, has passed away at the age of 75, friends said.Stolar became famous.

I met him when he was president and chief operating officer of Sega of America, where he helped lead the development and launch of the Sega Dreamcast.

He was one of the more blunt and honest — as well as memorable — executives that I met in the game industry.Before that, Stolar was the first executive vice president and founding member of Sony Computer Entertainment America.

The website is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.