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PAC-MAN and Eastpak partner for travel collection

For the first time, dot-munching, cherry-picking cultural phenomenon PAC-MAN and his fellow maze-dwellers BLINKY, INKY, PINKY and CLYDE have teamed up with yet another icon that went global in the 1980s: Eastpak.   The PAC-MAN x Eastpak collection is a playful and colourful range of travel and lifestyle accessories, in …

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Bandai Namco Europe signs new deals with EMP and Rhinoshield for Pac-Man merch and more

Video game publisher Bandai Namco Europe has closed a direct licensing agreement with EMP for the German-based company to provide exclusive merchandise for Bandai Namco’s Dark Souls, Tekken and Little Nightmares franchises. Categories include apparel, accessories, gifts and more. In addition, Bandai Namco Europe is continuing to grow its Pac-Man …

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Pizza Hut partners with Bandai Namco for AR PAC-MAN campaign

Pizza Hut has partnered with Bandai Namco’s PAC-MAN for a special campaign that brings the iconic video game character to life through augmented reality when customers scan the printed PAC-MAN game printed directly on their pizza box packaging. The initiative is the first part of a wider campaign at Pizza …

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Bandai Namco begins toy and games divisions merger process with new president

The wheels have been set in motion of a restructuring at Bandai Namco that will see the Japanese corporation merge its toy and gaming units ‘to better leverage its many IPs’ such as Pac-Man, Dark Souls, and Tekken. Upon the release of its latest financial results, Bandai Namco confirmed that …

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Earthworm Jim lands on retro gaming platform Antstream Arcade in Interplay Entertainment partnership

Earthworm Jim! From the soil he did crawl and onto the retro games platform Antstream Arcade he now falls, thanks to a new licensing deal with Interplay Entertainment. This is the latest development for Antstream, the games streaming platform that specialises in retro and throw back video game titles. It …

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Steamforged Games teams with Bandai Namco to launch Pac-Man: The Card Game

Steamforged Games has partnered with Bandai Namco Entertainment to launch the iconic 1980 arcade game Pac-Man to the tabletop gaming space with Pac-Man: The Card Game. The game is billed as an easy-to-learn family game that will see players gobble up fruit and Pac-Dot cards for points, while avoiding ghosts …

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Cartoon Network among first partners for Apple’s new gaming platform Apple Arcade

Cartoon Network, Bandai Namco, and Ubisoft’s Rayman franchise are among the first studios to sign up with exclusive new gaming titles for the initial sweep of 100 exclusive titles to hit Apple’s upcoming gaming platform, Apple Arcade. this week, the tech giant’s CEO Tim Cook has confirmed the launch date …

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Bandai Namco to open mobile game development division in Barcelona

Bandai Namco is opening a new division that will focus on making mobile games for markets outside of Asia. The new company will open with offices in Barcelona, Spain and is expected to be hiring in the coming months ahead of its launch in 2020. It will build out upon …

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