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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 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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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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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
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[Video] JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010

Taking place usually one week before the TGS (Tokyo Game Show), the JAMMA Arcade Expo is “The” show for all amusement machinery and goodies. And this year, I have to admit that there were very few that stood-up and were worth our inter[...]
[Video] JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010
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Dr Kawashima Brain Training Game arrives on Xbox 360 with Kinect

Namco Bandai and professor Ryuta Kawashima unveiled a new brain training game on Kinect during an Xbox 360 media briefing yesterday. Similar to other brain training games, the program determines your brain’s age as you solve prob[...]
Dr Kawashima Brain Training Game arrives on Xbox 360 with Kinect
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[Hands-On] Dead-Storm Pirates from Bandai Namco Games lets you shoot Monsters for fun

In an era where gaming consoles are offering impressively cheap and powerful games, the struggling arcade industry is still however doing its best to amuse us and to provide us with some unique fun games to play alone or better yet wit[...]
[Hands-On] Dead-Storm Pirates from Bandai Namco Games lets you shoot Monsters for fun
[Hands-On] Dead-Storm Pirates from Bandai Namco Games lets you shoot Monsters for fun[Hands-On] Dead-Storm Pirates from Bandai Namco Games lets you shoot Monsters for fun[Hands-On] Dead-Storm Pirates from Bandai Namco Games lets you shoot Monsters for fun[Hands-On] Dead-Storm Pirates from Bandai Namco Games lets you shoot Monsters for fun[Hands-On] Dead-Storm Pirates from Bandai Namco Games lets you shoot Monsters for fun

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Bandai Namco release 3 iPad Friendly games

Announced in Japan, and most probably available worldwide, Bandai Namco released this Saturday 3 iPad friendly games with : - Pacman for iPad = 600 Yen - PoolProOnline3 for iPad = 900 Yen - NobyNobyBoy = 230 Yen
Bandai Namco release 3 iPad Friendly games
Bandai Namco release 3 iPad Friendly games

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[TGS09]Dragon Ball Raging Blast: The Ultime Kamehameha?

Dragon Ball Raging Blast, the latest Namco Bandai game was also here at the Tokyo Game Show… As a huge fan of this immortal series, we spent a lot og time with this game that will be available on XBOX 360 and Playstation 3… This new ba[...]
[TGS09]Dragon Ball Raging Blast: The Ultime Kamehameha?
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Amusement Machine Show 2009

Last Thursday and Friday the Amusement Machine Show 2009 was held at Makuhari Messe, … And to be honest if 2008 was not that great, 2009 was… way worse. Here’s what we had the chance to play with and see. Download video Banpresto[...]
Amusement Machine Show 2009
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Time Crisis for iPhone, There Goes My Productivity…

I’m a HUGE Time Crisis fan… and when I heard this morning that this baby was now on the iPhone I couldn’t resist… Don’t expect me to be 100% productive today folks!
Time Crisis for iPhone, There Goes My Productivity…
Time Crisis for iPhone, There Goes My Productivity…

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Ninjas are Back in Town!

Thanks to Bandai Namco, the Asakusa neighbourhood in Tokyo is ready to welcome the Ninjas again as the Hanayashiki Amusement Park yesterday unveiled this new attraction … Of course we were there to check it out! You know Bandai N[...]
Ninjas are Back in Town!
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