Namco Bandai News


Rosalina and Luma join Super Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2013 9:35am PST

Rosalina and Luma have come crashing in from Super Mario Galaxy to do battle in the Super Smash Bros. arena on both Wii U and 3DS.


"I've never been clear on whether LSP is the princess of Lumpy Space, or a space princess that is ..."

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Tales of Zestiria announced for PlayStation 3

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2013 8:30am PST

Namco Bandai announced Tales of Zestiria today, a PlayStation 3 title that aims to pay homage to the series' 20-year legacy.


"Yeah we've come a long way from fan localization begging a few years ago. Really impressed with ..."

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Ridge Racer Slipstream coming to iOS and Android

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 03, 2013 8:30am PST

The Ridge Racer series is finally expanding to mobile devices. Namco Bandai has announced that Ridge Racer Slipstream will be available on the App Store and Google Play on December 19th.


"I have an iPad. They are great for racing games, especially arcade racing games where extremely ..."

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Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution coming to PS3 and Xbox 360 in 2014

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 02, 2013 1:00pm PST

Namco Bandai has been releasing a new Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm game on a yearly basis for quite some time now. And while PS4 and Xbox...


One Piece: Romance Dawn coming February 11

By Steve Watts, Nov 21, 2013 8:00am PST

One Piece: Romance Dawn will release on February 11 for $39.99, Namco Bandai has announced.


PSA: Soulcalibur 2 HD Online is out now

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 20, 2013 5:25pm PST

Now that we got reviews of those new consoles out of the way, it's time to start talking about old games. Specifically, an 11 year old game....


"PSA- SC2 was already HD when it was released on the Xbox original like 10 or 11 years ago. It ..."

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Tales games coming to PlayStation 4, not Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 14, 2013 1:45pm PST

Namco Bandai will continue working on PlayStation platforms, as producer Hideo Baba confirmed work on PS4 games, while saying there are "no plans to bring the series back to the Xbox or Xbox One."


"I hear ya. I played Vesperia on the 360, and had a good time with it."

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Fire Emblem's Marth joins Smash Bros cast

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2013 7:00am PST

Marth, the knight from Fire Emblem, has been confirmed as part of the Smash Bros roster for Wii U and 3DS.


"Man, lots of good memories from early 00's fighting my friend's Marth."

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Dark Souls 2 PS3 beta rescheduled for next weekend

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 01, 2013 6:00am PDT

If you were quick enough to get into Dark Souls II's brief beta test last weekend, you were no doubt disappointed, as technical problems meant it was abruptly called off. Namco Bandai has announced it'll run next weekend instead, still at awkward hours. To make up for all th...


"That they want to do the beta when they're working, in Japan?"

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Soulcalibur 2 HD gameplay trailers herald November launch

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 31, 2013 12:45pm PDT

Yes, the middle of November may be flooded with new things, as the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 both launch, but surely this means it's the perfect time to release something old? Namco Bandai today announced revamped fighter Soulcalibur II HD Online will launch for PlayStation...


Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst makes it way to PC

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2013 5:15pm PDT

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst (whew) is now available on PC.


"OH MAN!! I've been waiting forever for this to come to PC!!!......YEAH......err...LOL...no, ..."

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Enslaved: Odyssey to the West finally comes out on PC

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2013 3:45pm PDT

More than three years after its Xbox 360 and PS3 release, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West has finally released on PC.


"I'm not surprised this is the case. It seems much cheaper to just get it working in one ..."

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Dark Souls 2 closed beta launches on PS3

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2013 11:30am PDT

As promised, the Dark Souls 2 beta has launched. In order to access it, you must be one of the first 90,000 people to enter this code into the PlayStation Store...


"Surprised know one at Shack didn't report that the Test failed to happen, was rescheduled for a ..."

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Tales of Symphonia Chronicles coming to PS3 on February 25

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 23, 2013 10:00am PDT

Could it be possible that there are too many Tales of games coming out now?


Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures producer explains character reboot

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 14, 2013 1:30pm PDT

You may have missed it, but Namco Bandai has rebooted the Pac-Man brand. Through the Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures cartoon series on Disney...


"Hey, it's hardly worse than the cartoon we had back in the day. And Pac-Man CEDX+ still exists."

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