News items tagged with bandai namco

Kermit the Frog Modded into Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Kermit the Frog Modded into Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Sometimes the content of user-created mods for video games can outshine what’s actually present in the main game, and that appears to...

By Riley Little on 19 July 2018
Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

Bandai Namco Studio’s Pokemon fighting game Pokken Tournament DX has released its second DLC Pack. The expansion content officially i...

By Matt Morgans on 18 July 2018
Rumor: Next Dragon Ball Game Not Xenoverse 3?

Rumor: Next Dragon Ball Game Not Xenoverse 3?

While Dragon Ball FighterZ set a franchise sales record, some gamers may be wanting to return to the 3D fighting gameplay of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2. Those fans, in a way, got their wishes when the ga...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 July 2018
LEGO Dark Souls Crossover Looks Awesome

LEGO Dark Souls Crossover Looks Awesome

With Dark Souls Remastered‘s release date having now come and gone, it’s safe to say that numerous fans of Bandai Namco Entertainment...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 July 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Mod Adds Patrick from Spongebob?

Dragon Ball FighterZ Mod Adds Patrick from Spongebob?

Although Dragon Ball FighterZ had a highly successful launch, it isn’t doing so well on PC at the moment. Considering the PC player base is down 80%, many gamers may be waiting for various updates to...

By Joshua Duckworth on 16 July 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ PC Player Base Down 80%

Dragon Ball FighterZ PC Player Base Down 80%

Despite having received a plethora of positive reviews at launch and setting a new franchise sales record, it looks as if Dragon Ball...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 July 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Online Multiplayer Patches Planned

Dragon Ball FighterZ Online Multiplayer Patches Planned

While its launch has been a great success, Dragon Ball FighterZ is ready to move into its post-launch phase of development. Last week saw the announcement of the fighting game’s first two DLC characte...

By Rory Young on 16 July 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Free May Update

Dragon Ball FighterZ Free May Update

Monday morning Bandai Namco announced the next major update for Dragon Ball FighterZ will launch on May 9. The free update will featu...

By Rory Young on 16 July 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Glitch Turns Opponent Invisible

Dragon Ball FighterZ Glitch Turns Opponent Invisible

When Dragon Ball FighterZ released about two weeks ago, it seemed that fans of the series around the world rushed to pick up the game, making it the quickest franchise title to ship 2 million units. W...

By Joshua Duckworth on 16 July 2018
DB FighterZ: Vegito Blue, Fused Zamasu Gameplay Trailer

DB FighterZ: Vegito Blue, Fused Zamasu Gameplay Trailer

About a week ago, Bandai Namco Entertainment and Arc System Works revealed the official release date for Dragon Ball FighterZ’s next DLC roster members, Fused Zamasu and Vegito Blue, giving fans of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 July 2018
DBFZ: Fused Zamasu, Vegito Blue Release Date Revealed

DBFZ: Fused Zamasu, Vegito Blue Release Date Revealed

Not long after Fused Zamasu was officially revealed for Dragon Ball FighterZ, many began to speculate who would join the fusion betwe...

By Joshua Duckworth on 16 July 2018
Jump Force Roster Adds Bleach's Ichigo and Aizen

Jump Force Roster Adds Bleach's Ichigo and Aizen

Bleach is the latest manga/anime franchise to have its most popular characters join the roster of Jump Force, Bandai Namco’s recently...

By Rory Young on 05 July 2018
Dark Souls: All Achievements Speedrun in 4 Hours

Dark Souls: All Achievements Speedrun in 4 Hours

Without a doubt, the first entry in the Dark Souls franchise is generally considered to be one of the hardest video games of all time...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 July 2018
Soul Calibur 6 Confirms Maxi with New Trailer

Soul Calibur 6 Confirms Maxi with New Trailer

About a couple of weeks ago, Bandai Namco Entertainment officially confirmed the return of Yoshimitsu to the roster of the forthcoming fighting game Soul Calibur 6, giving many fans hope that other...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 June 2018
Soul Calibur 6 Adds Yoshimitsu in New Trailer

Soul Calibur 6 Adds Yoshimitsu in New Trailer

About a couple of months ago, Bandai Namco Entertainment showcased the addition of The Witcher‘s Geralt of Rivia as a guest-starring character in the forthcoming fighting game sequel, Soul Calibur...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 June 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Teases Vegito as Next DLC Fighter

Dragon Ball FighterZ Teases Vegito as Next DLC Fighter

Taking to Twitter, Bandai Namco US posted a cryptic teaser for the next DLC fighter joining the Dragon Ball FighterZ‘s Roster. While Fused Zamasu has been officially revealed to be one of the next...

By Joshua Duckworth on 03 June 2018
How Long Does Dragon Ball FighterZ's Story Take to Beat

How Long Does Dragon Ball FighterZ's Story Take to Beat

Unlike its predecessors, Dragon Ball FighterZ contains an enjoyable, original story that doesn’t rely on rehashed storylines from the Dragon Ball series. This means it can take a bit longer to comp...

By Curt Hutson on 03 June 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Datamine Reveals DLC Characters?

Dragon Ball FighterZ Datamine Reveals DLC Characters?

Now that Dragon Ball FighterZ has officially launched, it’s safe to presume that there are a plethora of fans currently diving into all that the base game has to offer, but there are surely some wh...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 May 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Trailer Shows Assassin Hit

Dragon Ball FighterZ Trailer Shows Assassin Hit

Legendary assassin Hit demonstrates why he’s the most deadly man in Universe 6 in the latest character trailer from Dragon Ball FighterZ. Accompanied by a smooth jazz soundtrack, which surprisingly s...

By Curt Hutson on 20 May 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Holding Exclusive XB1 Open Beta

Dragon Ball FighterZ Holding Exclusive XB1 Open Beta

It won’t be long now before Dragon Ball FighterZ fans will finally be able to get their hands on a copy of the forthcoming fighting game, as Arc System Works and Bandai Namco recently decided to pr...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Last year, fans of Dark Souls were disappointed to learn that developer FromSoftware is done for the franchise for now. But although the developer currently has no plans to expand the trilogy, this...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Character Trailer Features Beerus

Dragon Ball FighterZ Character Trailer Features Beerus

Another Dragon Ball FighterZ character trailer has just dropped. This time, the clip features the Universe 7 God of Destruction himself, Lord Beerus. In true Beerus fashion, he arrives to the fight i...

By Curt Hutson on 16 May 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ: Majin Android 21 Gameplay Trailer

Dragon Ball FighterZ: Majin Android 21 Gameplay Trailer

Several days ago, Bandai Namco and Arc System Works confirmed the addition of Majin Android 21 to the roster Dragon Ball FighterZ‘s base game, with the character being confirmed as the title’s main...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 May 2018
Xenosaga Trilogy Remaster May be in the Works?

Xenosaga Trilogy Remaster May be in the Works?

A new trademark from Bandai Namco has JRPG fans hopeful that the publisher is planning a Xenosaga trilogy remaster. The trademark is for “Also Sprach Zarathustra,” which was the subtitle of Xenosag...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 April 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Releases an Epic Launch Trailer

Dragon Ball FighterZ Releases an Epic Launch Trailer

With just several days to go ahead of Dragon Ball FighterZ‘s launch, Bandai Namco and Arc System Works recently decided to reveal the final character included in forthcoming fighting game’s day one...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 April 2018
Monster Hunter World Adding Chun Li Costume for Handler

Monster Hunter World Adding Chun Li Costume for Handler

Monster Hunter World has delivered an excellent experience on all fronts at this point and the game’s community is still tearing through the endless content. In addition to challenging monsters to...

By Denny Connolly on 12 April 2018
Tekken 7 Is the Best-Selling Game for June 2017

Tekken 7 Is the Best-Selling Game for June 2017

After recently being named one of the top 10 best-selling titles in digital game sales for PS4 in June 2017, Bandai Namco Entertainment’s Tekken 7 has now taken the number one spot on the NPD Group...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 March 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Krillin and Piccolo

Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Krillin and Piccolo

Fighting game fans have understandably been excited for the forthcoming release of Dragon Ball FighterZ ever since the video game developer Arc System Works and publisher Bandai Namco unveiled the...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 March 2018
Dark Souls: Remastered Developer Revealed

Dark Souls: Remastered Developer Revealed

It has been almost 7 years since we faced the undead and some impressive bosses in Dark Souls, but soon players will get to test their mettle once again. The forthcoming remaster of the critically...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 22 March 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ: No Cross-Play Planned

Dragon Ball FighterZ: No Cross-Play Planned

While it was virtually unheard of in the past, recent years have seen cross-play become a common occurrence in the gaming industry. Not only have we seen cross-play between consoles and PC, but we’...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Gundam Versus Open Beta Starts Next Month

Gundam Versus Open Beta Starts Next Month

The open beta for 3D fighting game Gundam Versus goes live in early September, according to an announcement made by Bandai Namco. After a successful launch in Japan on July 6 and a great EVO 2017 s...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Code Vein Weapons and Character Screenshots

Code Vein Weapons and Character Screenshots

It seems like it was just yesterday that Bandai Namco treated Code Vein hopefuls to a story trailer for the upcoming vampire action-RPG, putting the spotlight on the title’s narrative and gameplay...

By AJ Caulfield on 21 March 2018
The Witcher Teasing Reveal of Geralt in SoulCalibur 6?

The Witcher Teasing Reveal of Geralt in SoulCalibur 6?

About a week ago, a report suggested that The Witcher‘s protagonist Geralt of Rivia would guest star as a character in Bandai Namco’s forthcoming title SoulCalibur 6 when it eventually launches lat...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 March 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Beta Pre-Load Available

Dragon Ball FighterZ Beta Pre-Load Available

Today, Bandai Namco and Arc System Works released a brand new trailer for Dragon Ball FighterZ that featured Beerus, the God of Destruction, absolutely tearing into the competition, which sent fans...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 February 2018
Bandai Namco Wants to Develop New IP

Bandai Namco Wants to Develop New IP

Japanese video game developer and publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. has laid out its strategy for the next three years following the release of its latest financial report, which showed a n...

By Matt Morgans on 13 February 2018
DB FighterZ Explains How Dragon Balls Work In-Game

DB FighterZ Explains How Dragon Balls Work In-Game

Now that the forthcoming open beta for Dragon Ball FighterZ is right around the corner, fans of the fighting game are understandably on pins and needles in anticipation for the trial. Naturally, ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Release Date Set for January 2018

Dragon Ball FighterZ Release Date Set for January 2018

Few fighting games have been as anticipated by the core following of the genre as Dragon Ball FighterZ. The game places iconic heroes from the Shonen Jump-owned manga and anime into a three-person...

By Riley Little on 21 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Story Teaser Trailer Releases

Dragon Ball FighterZ Story Teaser Trailer Releases

The hype just keeps on building for Arc System Works’ Dragon Ball FighterZ, and a new teaser trailer for the game gives fans a sneak peak at what they can expect from the title’s single-player mode...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Kid Buu, Two Other Characters

Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Kid Buu, Two Other Characters

The latest edition of Japanese magazine V-Jump reveals that three new characters are coming to Dragon Ball FighterZ, adding to an already impressive roster of characters. Kid Buu, Adult Gohan, and...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ’s Newest Trailer Focuses on Frieza

Dragon Ball FighterZ’s Newest Trailer Focuses on Frieza

Ever since Dragon Ball FighterZ‘s gameplay footage debut at E3 2017, fans of the popular anime franchise have been scouring the Internet for as much information as possible about the forthcoming fi...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ: Piccolo and Krillin Screenshots

Dragon Ball FighterZ: Piccolo and Krillin Screenshots

Not too long ago, Arc System Works and Bandai Namco Entertainment confirmed the addition of two staple Dragon Ball Z characters coming to the forthcoming fighting game Dragon Ball FighterZ by annou...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Closed Beta Sign-Ups Delayed

Dragon Ball FighterZ Closed Beta Sign-Ups Delayed

Bandai Namco has delayed sign-ups for the highly anticipated Dragon Ball FighterZ Closed Beta. When Dragon Ball FighterZ producer Tomoko Hiroki was brought on-stage during EVO 2017, fans of the gam...

By Rory Young on 06 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ: Two More Villains Added to Roster

Dragon Ball FighterZ: Two More Villains Added to Roster

It won’t be long now before gamers are taking on some of their favorite Dragon Ball characters in a brand new 2.5D fight title. The game in question, Dragon Ball FighterZ, is set to arrive in Febru...

By Riley Little on 06 January 2018
Dragon Ball FighterZ Highlights Piccolo Gameplay

Dragon Ball FighterZ Highlights Piccolo Gameplay

Buzz surrounding the forthcoming fighting title Dragon Ball FighterZ has been consistently loud and unwaveringly strong in the months since its studios debuted the first gameplay footage at E3 2017...

By AJ Caulfield on 05 January 2018
SoulCalibur 6 Trailer Revealed

SoulCalibur 6 Trailer Revealed

During The Game Awards, Bandai Namco surprised audiences with a special announcement. The long-stagnant SoulCalibur franchise is receiving a new release, SoulCalibur VI. The SoulCalibur VI trailer hi...

By Sarah Fields on 13 December 2017
Demon's Souls Servers to be Shut Down after Nine Years

Demon's Souls Servers to be Shut Down after Nine Years

Demon’s Souls was first released for the PlayStation 3 by developer FromSoftware in February 2009, the first installment of their Souls franchise. It set the tone for the series’ later titles with...

By Matt Morgans on 03 December 2017
Code Vein Developer Contemplating Multiplayer Support

Code Vein Developer Contemplating Multiplayer Support

Just a couple of days ago, the video game publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment released a relatively new story trailer for its forthcoming action-RPG known as Code Vein, which teased out some of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 September 2017
Code Vein Releases New Story Trailer

Code Vein Releases New Story Trailer

Several months ago, the publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment told gaming fans to Prepare to Dine by releasing a teaser trailer that was eventually revealed to be the forthcoming action role-playing...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 September 2017
Code Vein New Screenshots from Anime Dark Souls Game

Code Vein New Screenshots from Anime Dark Souls Game

Code Vein, the action RPG game that many have dubbed “Anime Dark Souls,” has a new batch of screenshots for its growing number of excited fans. Details regarding Code Vein continue to be released a...

By Rory Young on 01 September 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ: 4 New Characters, Story Details

Dragon Ball FighterZ: 4 New Characters, Story Details

Not too long ago, the publisher Bandai Namco revealed character rankings for existing roster members in Dragon Ball FighterZ, grading them on attributes such as Technique, Speed, and Power. Now, it...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 August 2017
Bandai Namco Teases Projekt1514

Bandai Namco Teases Projekt1514

Bandai Namco has a number of high profile video game releases on the horizon, including Dragon Ball FighterZ, the Dark Souls-inspired Code Vein, and Ace Combat 07, among others. Yesterday, the publ...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 August 2017
Ni No Kuni 2 Will Have Season Pass

Ni No Kuni 2 Will Have Season Pass

In a year packed with unexpected sequels ranging from Nier: Automata to Metroid Prime 4, Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom still stands out as a game many fans of the original never thought would beco...

By Brad Jones on 09 August 2017
How Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to the Switch

How Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to the Switch

One of the biggest surprise game announcements to come from Microsoft’s E3 2017 press conference was Dragon Ball FighterZ, a new figh...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ Closed Beta 'Coming Soon'

Dragon Ball FighterZ Closed Beta 'Coming Soon'

Bandai Namco made the most of today’s EVO Championship Series 2017 hype, revealing that the Dragon Ball FighterZ Closed Beta was comi...

By Rory Young on 18 July 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ Trunks Gameplay Video at EVO

Dragon Ball FighterZ Trunks Gameplay Video at EVO

Dragon Ball FighterZ debuted an all new gameplay trailer for the latest character added to the fighting game’s roster, Trunks. Trunks...

By Rory Young on 18 July 2017
First Mario Kart GP VR Arcade Gameplay Video

First Mario Kart GP VR Arcade Gameplay Video

A Nintendo-licensed Mario Kart virtual reality game made for a Japanese arcade has released a trailer providing a first look at gamep...

By Rory Young on 17 July 2017
 Tekken 7 Lag Stirs Dragon Ball FighterZ Questions

Tekken 7 Lag Stirs Dragon Ball FighterZ Questions

New details regarding Tekken 7 input lag on console has led to questions about upcoming Bandai fighting game Dragon Ball FighterZ. Ac...

By Rory Young on 15 July 2017
New Code Vein Gameplay Trailer is Very Dark Souls

New Code Vein Gameplay Trailer is Very Dark Souls

New gameplay has been shown of Code Vein during the ongoing Japanese convention Anime Expo. While short, the gameplay trailer provide...

By Rory Young on 09 July 2017
Little Witch Academia PS4/PC Localization Announced

Little Witch Academia PS4/PC Localization Announced

Anime Expo’s video game announcements are ongoing at the the all-things-otaku convention, with Bandai Namco announcing the localizati...

By Rory Young on 08 July 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ Reveals Its Newest Character

Dragon Ball FighterZ Reveals Its Newest Character

Following a successful reveal at E3 2017, fighting game fans have quickly embraced the gameplay and visual aesthetic present in Banda...

By Riley Little on 25 June 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ: 5 Obscure Characters to Include

Dragon Ball FighterZ: 5 Obscure Characters to Include

Premiering during Xbox’s E3 2017 press conference, Dragon Ball FighterZ immediately gained the interest of fans through its past-pace...

By Riley Little on 22 June 2017
Tekken 7 Player Turns Down Reward for Weird Reason

Tekken 7 Player Turns Down Reward for Weird Reason

Tekken 7 has always been something of an anomaly in the way it approaches the fighting game genre. While games like Street Fighter an...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 June 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to Nintendo Switch

Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to Nintendo Switch

As many fans excitedly await further details on Dragon Ball FighterZ, Nintendo Switch owners have been left hoping that they won’t be...

By Riley Little on 20 June 2017