Post 312512

Is Namco Bandai About To Unsheathe Lost Swords?

By Spencer . July 11, 2013 . 2:40am

Lost Swords doesn’t appear to be connected to any game currently in Japan, so perhaps it’s something new? It vaguely sounds like a subtitle for a RPG or Soulcalibur to me.

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There’s A Cartoon Parody Of Namco Characters Working At Namco Bandai

By Spencer . June 24, 2013 . 7:19pm

In the upcoming Mappy cartoon, Mappy is a security guard that works at Nyamco as a security guard. Dig Dug is also in the Mappy cartoon along with other Namco characters like the Prince of All Cosmos that works as a janitor.

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Namco Bandai Teasing New Game, It’s Probably A Smartphone Game

By Spencer . May 27, 2013 . 12:38am

Namco Bandai opened a teaser site for a new title and the only clue is an icon on a nondescript smartphone. It… kind of looks like a power pellet.

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Bravoman Animated Series "Skips The Boring Parts"

By Spencer . May 20, 2013 . 11:18pm

Shiftylook produced the Bravoman animated series which stars Rob Paulsen (Gray Fox in Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes) as Bravoman and Alphaman. Dee Bradley Baker is Doctor Bomb and Bravoman’s nemesis Anti-Bravo.

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Tekken Revolution Rating Hints At Another Tekken Title

By Spencer . April 16, 2013 . 2:10am

Huh, we just discovered a Tekken Arena trademark and another Tekken project pops up. This one comes from Australia where Tekken Revolution was rated by the Classification Board.

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Will Tekken Arena Be Namco Bandai’s Next Tekken Project?

By Spencer . April 15, 2013 . 1:18am

Namco Bandai filed a trademark from Tekken Arena in Europe for use with videos. Siliconera actually first learned of Tekken Card Tournament through a trademark, which is available on iOS, Android, and web browsers now.

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Namco Bandai Teaser Site Clue: "One Man Drives A Steel Stallion"

By Spencer . January 15, 2013 . 1:26am

Because we can never have enough teaser sites, Namco Bandai opened a page titled “btw” (by the way?) with this clue.

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Let’s Take A Look At The Heroes’ Vs. Battle System

By Sato . December 5, 2012 . 2:10pm

Spike Chunsoft’s Gundam x Kamen Rider x Ultraman crossover will offer plenty of characters, but how does Kamen Rider Den-O fight Reborns Gundam?

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Namco Bandai Will Act As An External Developer And Make More Social Games

By Spencer . November 5, 2012 . 2:24pm

Before Namco and Bandai merged, Bandai always outsourced video game development. Now, Bandai Namco Games is accepting development contracts.

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Is Namco Bandai Planning A StarBlade Revival?

By Spencer . September 3, 2012 . 4:20pm

Namco Bandai likes revisiting the past and re-imagining their library of arcade classics. That’s how Namco Generations and the brilliant remake Pac-Man Championship Edition came about.

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Namco Bandai In "Active Discussions" To Develop Games For Ouya

By Spencer . August 8, 2012 . 5:37pm

Looks like Square Enix might not be the only Japanese publisher to back Ouya. Carlson Choi, Vice President of Marketing at Namco Bandai Games America, is in “active discussions” with Ouya.

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Social Games’ “Compu Gacha” Model Officially Declared Illegal

By Ishaan . May 18, 2012 . 11:30am

Japan’s Consumer Affairs Agency has declared the compu gacha model of monetization in games an illegal offense.

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Next Tales Of Game Asks Would You Destroy The World For A Girl?

By Spencer . May 15, 2012 . 10:40pm

While other Tales games have a fantasy feel with swords and magic, this Tales game will have a modern feel to it.

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Tales Producer Hideo Baba Answers Fan Questions, Says No To Realistic Tales

By Spencer . April 23, 2012 . 4:01pm

Taking questions from Tales fans in Europe, Namco Bandai put together this video of Tales producer Hideo Baba answering questions like,” Is there any Tales of game you guys regret making?” (Spoiler alert: No.)

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Is Namco Bandai Developing Pac-Man Smash?

By Spencer . April 9, 2012 . 1:04am

Namco Bandai might be bringing their dot eating mascot character into a new video game. In Europe, Namco Bandai filed a trademark for Pac-Man Smash, which so far has not been announced by the publisher.