Intends to 'listen to fans more'.
Team Ninja boss suggests no platform exclusivity for future Ninja Gaidens.
All titles are targeting the international market.
Is in talks to merge with Koei.
Has also increased his claim for damages against Tecmo to $1.53 million.
Itagaki's departure only the start of an exodus from the Ninja Gaiden and Dead or Alive studio.
Team Ninja has already started work on new titles.
Is also suing Tecmo for unpaid completion bonuses and unreasonable and disingenuous statements made towards him.
Will be in a direction that he hasn't been able to explore with the Ninja Gaiden series.
Series creator Tomonobu Itagaki says he has no plans to extend the series beyond the imminent Xbox 360 sequel.
Sequel to be a platform exclusive and set to ship worldwide in 2008.