02/07/2013, Given that we have our smartphones on us pretty much all day, it is unsurprising that there have been apps created which mimic virtual pets like Tamagotchi back in the day, although at the same time I can’t help but feel that perhaps they are lacking a certain something. Now if you have grown up with a Tamagotchi as a kid, you might be interested to learn that the official […]
04/17/2012, Namco Bandai’s recent media event at Las Vegas might keep you on your gaming toes, especially if you happen to own a Sony PS3 in your living room, as there is a slew of titles which will definitely leave you wanting for more – hopefully. After all, it is rather rare to find a game or game franchise that is of a consistently high quality like Mario or Halo. But […]
04/09/2012, A couple of months back, we reported that Capcom, Bandai and Sega were working on an upcoming Nintendo 3DS cross-over project. Not much was revealed about the upcoming project except for teases of pixelated art leading many to believe that those could be characters from the upcoming game. While there is still little to nothing known about the upcoming game, the website has since been updated and now features a […]
03/01/2012, About a week ago, we reported that Capcom, Bandai and SEGA were working together on a secret project for the Nintendo 3DS. Unfortunately at that time, little to nothing was known, and the teaser site was literally a tease and gave us nothing to go by. However if you were excited about the possibility between that huge collaboration, well the teaser site this time around has revealed a bit more.
02/22/2012, Nintendo 3DS gamers heads up – it looks like a pretty epic project could be headed your way! This was announced through Nintendo’s Direct broadcast earlier this morning where it was revealed that three major game companies – Capcom, Bandai and SEGA are teaming up for some sort of crossover 3DS project. A teaser was shown by Nintendo, and Bandai has launched a teaser site of its own showing us […]
01/25/2012, Back when we were younger, one of the ways we’d find out about a new toy was through television advertisements, and even though ads are still deployed today, Bandai together with Aurasma have come up with a new and somewhat novel concept of retail packaging for toys through the use of augmented reality.
10/06/2011, Fans of Tekken now have a reason to jump for joy with the latest and upcoming installment in the Tekken series – Tekken Hybrid. Namco Bandai Games America today announced a clubNamco exclusive version of Tekken Hybrid for the PlayStation 3. Called the Tekken Hybrid “EXTREME” Bundle Pack, this limited edition package consists of Tekken Hybrid for the PS3, a Mad Catz Namco Arcade Fightstick Tournament Edition “S”, the Tekken […]
04/14/2011, If you have loads of time on your hands (i.e. you’re done with this week’s work quota in the office), you have access to Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 and you love Pac-Man, you’ll be delighted to know that you can help to create The World’s Biggest Pac-Man Game. Namco Bandai, Soap Creative and Microsoft have teamed up to develop this monstrosity that puts users in the set of the level […]
05/19/2010, Are you a huge fan of the Gundam series? If you’re living in Japan, then you will be stoked to know that Bandai and Softbank have come together, where their combined might resulted in the Gunpla cellphone which is a limited edition handset to mark the 30th anniversary of Gundam figurines. Each handset will be accompanied by a 1:100 scale Gundam model kit, a Gunpla phone cradle and relevant decals. […]
04/14/2010, Want your kids to be more scientifically inclined? The Bandai Hyper Telescope could put them in good stead, as it enables you to input your current location on earth while having the sky’s star information displayed on a connected television monitor. This basically enables it to function not only as an educational tool, but an astrological camera as well which we suspect dad might just have more fun with it […]
01/28/2010, Do you long for the good ol’ days, where you were playing games like Street Fighter II (SFII)? You may not have those consoles in your home anymore, but you could always pick up one of these key chains from Bandai, shaped in the form of a NES controller. The cute part is, if you press a combination such as down, down right, right + punch, it’ll give off the […]
01/27/2010, Bandai Japan has rolled out the GNO3 Gundam USB flash drive which will come in a various capacities, presumably 1GB, 2GB and 4GB. It will also come pre-loaded with the GN03 game, allowing you to have some downtime from your work at the office to release some stress. This is definitely not something you would want to tote around the office while maintaining your dignity as a high-powered executive due […]
07/20/2009, Most peope we know love the earless robotic cat known as Doraemon, and Bandai is quick to realize that fact – hence the release of the My Doraemon robot come this September 3rd. This new toy will feature motion, light, heat, and sound sensors that are capable of reacting to its environment all around, muttering Doraemon-esque phrases according to the situation it’s in. Too bad this robotic toy misses out […]
07/17/2009, Here’s a pooch that isn’t interested in bones – all he wants is to munch on your coins and spare change as snacks. The Mog Mog Wanco as it is known (or Chewing Chewing Baby Dog in English) is the latest piggy bank from toy manufacturers Bandai that function in a similar manner as the Facebank. You can choose from various shapes and “breeds”, although there is no word on […]