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BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”

J-WORLD TOKYO is a new theme park which has put together special attractions for a number of popular cartoons. It will be opened on July 11 at Sunshine City in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. It will be managed by Bandai Namco Group. You can enjoy a[...]
BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”
BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”

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BANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaboration

Leading Japanese toy maker, BANDAI, just announced that they will release, in collaboration with Converse, “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers – “ALL STAR HI/JO” – in December. They will sta[...]
BANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaboration
BANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaborationBANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaboration

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Bandai tweak its good old iDog and introduce the Smartpet, a Robot Dog powered by an iPhone.

Nope unfortunately this is actually not a real robot per say but a simple, yet really cute and capable toy that use an iPhone 4 (iPhone 3GS and iPod) as “brain”. Schedule to hit Japan at the end of April and announced at around 6,500 Y[...]
Bandai tweak its good old iDog and introduce the Smartpet, a Robot Dog powered by an iPhone.

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NAMCO BANDAI Games and DeNA to Establish Joint Venture to Focus on Smartphone Social Games

DeNA, like a tsunami, seems to never stop moving forward and announced today that both Namco Bandai Games and DeNA will establish a Joint Venture to produces more Social Games for smartphones. Funded 75% by BANDAI NAMCO Games and 25% b[...]
NAMCO BANDAI Games and DeNA to Establish Joint Venture to Focus on Smartphone Social Games

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Bandai’s new Envangelion new gaddget? A 4,500 Yen EVA Cake and Asuka Figurine

Only limited to Japanese customers this is Bandai’s latest Evangelion Goodies, a 4,500 Chocolate Roll-cake sold with a tiny (13cm) Asuka Knife holder and an Evangelion Sword replica. If you are interested please note that you can pre-o[...]
Bandai’s new Envangelion new gaddget? A 4,500 Yen EVA Cake and Asuka Figurine

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[International Toy Show] Bandai introduces a new ARcarddass OnePiece game for iPhone in Japan

Bandai just introduced at the International Tokyo Toy Show a new iPhone AR game based on the company carddass playing cards with the OnePiece ARcarddass series. While the iPhone App is entirely free of charge (only available on the iTu[...]
[International Toy Show] Bandai introduces a new ARcarddass OnePiece game for iPhone in Japan
[International Toy Show] Bandai introduces a new ARcarddass OnePiece game for iPhone in Japan[International Toy Show] Bandai introduces a new ARcarddass OnePiece game for iPhone in Japan[International Toy Show] Bandai introduces a new ARcarddass OnePiece game for iPhone in Japan[International Toy Show] Bandai introduces a new ARcarddass OnePiece game for iPhone in Japan[International Toy Show] Bandai introduces a new ARcarddass OnePiece game for iPhone in Japan

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[International Toy Show] Eyes-On with Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures

Introduced last may, Bandai’s new Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures were on display at this year International Toy Show at Odaiba and I could not resist in shooting some picture for you. What I can only say about these Saint Seiya Myth[...]
[International Toy Show] Eyes-On with Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures
[International Toy Show] Eyes-On with Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures[International Toy Show] Eyes-On with Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures[International Toy Show] Eyes-On with Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures[International Toy Show] Eyes-On with Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures

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Bandai to Open a Tamashii Showroom in Akihabara Station

The Japanese manufacturer Bandai is going to open this Saturday its first showroom within Akihabara JR Station. This Showroom will display the company latest figurine and products that are usually only available via their Tamashii Webs[...]
Bandai to Open a Tamashii Showroom in Akihabara Station
Bandai to Open a Tamashii Showroom in Akihabara Station

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Bandai announced Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures

Saint Seya, one of the most popular Japanese anime outside of Japan is now receiving a new series of Figures wearing their “Gold” armors and set to be available in Japan later this August. This new series of Figure made by Bandai, are [...]
Bandai announced Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX Figures
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Bandai Namco introduces new Gundam accessories in Japan

Here you are the latest Gundam goodies that you can find in Japan! With around 20 different new items including Gundam Dog tags, Business cards holders or even Key Holders, Bandai Namco made sure that there will be something for everyo[...]
Bandai Namco introduces new Gundam accessories in Japan
Bandai Namco introduces new Gundam accessories in Japan

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Official Hello Kitty Twitter application for iPhone now available worldwide!

We just been informed that Bandai Namco has introduced on the Apple App store in Japan as well as in North America, and we suppose pretty much everywhere, that Both Bandai Namco and Sanrio has launched an official Hello Kitty Twitter c[...]
Official Hello Kitty Twitter application for iPhone now available worldwide!
Official Hello Kitty Twitter application for iPhone now available worldwide!

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Bandai Introduces Macross Frontier Universal Bunny Headphones in Japan

Macross Frontier fans, this one is for you! Bandai has announced in japan a new pair of Universal Bunny over headphones. Announced at around 3,980 Yen and available right now in pre-order with a shipment schedule around June this year,[...]
Bandai Introduces Macross Frontier Universal Bunny Headphones in Japan
Bandai Introduces Macross Frontier Universal Bunny Headphones in JapanBandai Introduces Macross Frontier Universal Bunny Headphones in JapanBandai Introduces Macross Frontier Universal Bunny Headphones in JapanBandai Introduces Macross Frontier Universal Bunny Headphones in JapanBandai Introduces Macross Frontier Universal Bunny Headphones in Japan

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Touch! Double Sport, Bandai Namco new 3DS game with dual gesture

Bandai Namco has announced a new Game for the 3DS, Touch! Double Sport. Similar to Wii Sport, this new Touch! Double Sport features many mini-games like soccer, baseball, boxing, archery… Nothing special so far, until you discove[...]
Touch! Double Sport, Bandai Namco new 3DS game with dual gesture

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AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!

Year-by-Year the AOU or All Nippon Amusement Machine Operator’s Union Show taking place far, far away from Tokyo at Makuhari Messe, tends to shrink little by little. Yes, like almost everywhere around the world, arcade games do not att[...]
AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!
AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!

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Evangelion, K-On and President Shima Kosaku Fans have now their dedicated calculator!

Bandai Namco has introduced this morning with the collaboration of Sharp Japan, a series of three new compact calculators all coming with a unique design inspired by some of Japanese most popular Manga including Envangelion, K-On and P[...]
Evangelion, K-On and President Shima Kosaku Fans have now their dedicated calculator!
Evangelion, K-On and President Shima Kosaku Fans have now their dedicated calculator!Evangelion, K-On and President Shima Kosaku Fans have now their dedicated calculator!Evangelion, K-On and President Shima Kosaku Fans have now their dedicated calculator!Evangelion, K-On and President Shima Kosaku Fans have now their dedicated calculator!Evangelion, K-On and President Shima Kosaku Fans have now their dedicated calculator!

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Pac’n Twit, PacMac First Japan Only Twitter Client?

Like Mixi, Twitter became in Japan an impressive force that people have to reckon with, and since all our good Japanese friends borne with the “Gaming” DNA it won’t be weird at all to see something like Pac’n Twit, the first official P[...]
Pac’n Twit, PacMac First Japan Only Twitter Client?
Pac’n Twit, PacMac First Japan Only Twitter Client?

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Build your own miniature model of the life-sized model of GUNDAM

I’m not trying to confuse anyone here, but as most people (of the Japanese or Japanese-anime-loving variety) know, Gundam, or Mobile Suit Gundam, is a giant robot suit that is the basis of a hugely popular animation franchise that orig[...]
Build your own miniature model of the life-sized model of GUNDAM
Build your own miniature model of the life-sized model of GUNDAM

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Rei (Evangelion) USB Memory Stick is back!

First introduced in 2008 by Buffalo, the 4GB Rei (Character from Evangelion) is now back in stores! Sold in a limited number back on 2008, Buffalo has decided today to make this product available in wide release. Like the 2008 Version,[...]
Rei (Evangelion) USB Memory Stick is back!
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Pac-Man 30th Anniversary Exhibition

Last Friday Namco organized at the Arts Chiyoda 331, a Pac-Man retrospective for the 30th anniversary of our beloved Yellow Ghost eater, Pac-Man. Rather than introducing something new, Namco decided to give a gimps of the past to any v[...]
Pac-Man 30th Anniversary Exhibition
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[CEATEC 2010] Nissan and NAMCO BANDAI Develop Low-Carbon City Driving Simulator Using Virtual Reality Technology.

Nissan and Namco Bandai today announced the joint development of a driving simulator through which people can experience the near future of Yokohama City, in virtual reality, where a Smart Grid is in place. The driving simulator repres[...]
[CEATEC 2010] Nissan and NAMCO BANDAI Develop Low-Carbon City Driving Simulator Using Virtual Reality Technology.
[CEATEC 2010] Nissan and NAMCO BANDAI Develop Low-Carbon City Driving Simulator Using Virtual Reality Technology.

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Bandai-Namco Games and Meiji Pac-Man Anniversary collaboration

Bandai-Namco Games and Meiji, the Japanese confectionery giant, are collaborating together for the promotion of the 30th Pac-Man anniversary by offering for a limited period of time Pac-Man branded yogurts, Milk bottles, Strawberry Mil[...]
Bandai-Namco Games and Meiji Pac-Man Anniversary collaboration
Bandai-Namco Games and Meiji Pac-Man Anniversary collaborationBandai-Namco Games and Meiji Pac-Man Anniversary collaborationBandai-Namco Games and Meiji Pac-Man Anniversary collaborationBandai-Namco Games and Meiji Pac-Man Anniversary collaborationBandai-Namco Games and Meiji Pac-Man Anniversary collaboration

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[TGS 2010] Tokyo Game Show video Walk-through.

We still have some stuff on TGS 2010, but today being a public holiday, we will post them tomorrow, anyway here you are a rather long (12 Minutes) video of the 2010 TGS where you will find babes, games demo and other wonders… So [...]
[TGS 2010] Tokyo Game Show video Walk-through.

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