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  BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA INC. ANNOUNCES DISNEY TSUM TSUM FESTIVAL FOR NINTENDO SWITCH COMING IN 2019
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02/14/2019
 


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SANTA CLARA, Calif., (February 13, 2019) – Leading video game developer and publisher BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today announced DISNEY TSUM TSUM FESTIVAL, coming to the Americas exclusively to the Nintendo Switch system in 2019. DISNEY TSUM TSUM FESTIVAL brings Disney’s highly popular stuffed Tsum Tsum toys to Nintendo Switch for the first time ever.

 

DISNEY TSUM TSUM FESTIVAL stars a large roster of beloved characters, including Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Mickey and Minnie Mouse and Pixar Animation Studios’ Buzz Lightyear and Lightning McQueen, in a myriad of party games that can be enjoyed both at home and on-the-go, by up to four players on a single Nintendo Switch, or players can choose to play online with Tsum Tsum fans around the world. The classic mobile Disney Tsum Tsum puzzle game will also be included in DISNEY TSUM TSUM FESTIVAL, enabling players to experience the fan favorite game on a larger screen and hone their Tsum Tsum connecting and popping skills.

 

“Extending the beloved Tsum Tsum franchise to Nintendo Switch in DISNEY TSUM TSUM FESTIVAL enables players to interact with their favorite stuffed toys in a brand-new way, wherever, and whenever,” said Kristeen Laut, Brand Manager at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. “We hope that the ability to create a party with Nintendo Switch will encourage players to invite friends and family to connect, have fun, and bond over not only their love of Tsum Tsum, but also their love of all things Disney and Pixar together.”

 

For more information about DISNEY TSUM TSUM FESTIVAL or other titles from BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., please visit; https://www.bandainamcoent.com, follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoUS, or join the conversation on Twitter at https://www.twitter.com/BandaiNamcoUS.

 

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About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment for all major video game consoles, iOS, Android, and online platforms. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises including PAC-MAN®, GALAGA®, TEKKEN®, SOULCALIBUR®, and ACE COMBAT®. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. is the premier publisher in the Western hemisphere for anime based video games including NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, DRAGON BALL Z®, and ONE PIECE®. More information about the company and its products can be found at http://www.bandainamcoent.com or www.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoUS.

 

©BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.         

© Disney © Disney/Pixar       

 

All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners.

 

Press Release © 2019 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.

 

CONTACTS:

Denny Chiu

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.

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Angela Chen

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.

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Charmaine Gomez

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.

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