Gamasutra is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
June 18, 2019
arrowPress Releases

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

Namco Bandai Completes Atari European Distro Buy

Namco Bandai Completes Atari European Distro Buy

July 7, 2009 | By Leigh Alexander

Namco Bandai Games Europe says it has wrapped up the purchase of Atari's European distribution business, re-naming the new entity Namco Bandai Partners.

Namco Bandai Partners will now oversee distribution of Namco Bandai Games, Atari titles and those of other publishing partners in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan. It'll operate in the UK as Namco Bandai Partners UK.

Namco Bandai president and CEO Shu Takahara says the aim is to increase the company's international presence "to make our products appeal to a wider audience."

Jackie Fromion, CEO of Namco Bandai Partners, adds: "With our committed and experienced teams of professionals around the world we provide a first class distribution solution, and we very much hope to see a growing number of publishers taking advantage of this. Our vision is to be a successful, attractive and profitable company as well as a great place to work."

Namco Bandai also recently secured from Funimation the rights to games based on the Dragon Ball franchise, previously held by Atari.

Related Jobs

Deep Silver Volition
Deep Silver Volition — Champaign, Illinois, United States

Technical Artist - Cinematics
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States

Lead Character TD
Sucker Punch Productions
Sucker Punch Productions — Bellevue, Washington, United States

QA Manager
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States

User Experience Researcher

Loading Comments

loader image