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Holy Dodrio! Pokken Tournament Coming To Wii U!

by Peter Paltridgeon August 21, 2015
Last year it was revealed Nintendo and Namco were teaming up to create a Poke-fied version of the Tekken series entitled Pokken Tournament. The fighter was originally announced to be an arcade exclusive, which let a lot of people down, but they perked back up after the restaurant chain Dave and Busters expressed interest in […]

PR: MCM Birmingham Comic Con to host UK’s first showing of ‘Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day’

by Grant Whiteon March 18, 2014
MCM BIRMINGHAM COMIC CON & MEMORABILIA – NEC – 22-23 MARCH Birmingham Comic Con to host UK’s first showing of ‘Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day’ Anime and manga fans rejoice! Bandai Namco Games will be giving visitors to this weekend’s MCM Birmingham Comic Con the first UK showing of the unique anime and videogame […]


Namco Bandai’s ShiftyLook Webcomic Studio To Close

by Grant Whiteon March 10, 2014
ShiftyLook, the webcomic studio that has for the last few years been producing webcomics based on lesser known characters from the Namco games library, has announced it will be closing later this year. Having made its success with webcomic adaptations of game characters including Bravoman and Wonder Momo, the studio began branching out into other […]
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Project X Zone to be released in Europe and Australasia

by PowerZordon January 22, 2013
NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. announced today that Project X Zone (working title) will be coming to gamers in both Europe and Australasia in the summer of 2013, exclusively for Nintendo 3DS. Developed by Monolith Soft and Banpresto, Project X Zone is an RPG Game that features over 50 playable characters from 29 game franchises […]

Bandai Acquires Namco

by Zeddon May 2, 2005
Bandai Co. has agreed to buy “Pac-Man” designer Namco Ltd. for about 175.3 billion yen ($1.7 billion) in cash and stock to create Japan’s second-largest maker of toys and video-game software. Bandai purchased 6.3 percent of Namco for 10.5 billion yen in cash, according to a joint statement released today. Namco shareholders will receive one […]