Tag: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Gintama Rumble action game to release on Jan. 18

Gintama Rumble action game to release on Jan. 18

Gaming
One of the funniest parts of Bandai Namco Entertainment’s satirical anime Gintama is when it punches and pokes fun at more popular, established shonen franchises, more specifically Akira Toriyama’s globally popular juggernaut Dragon Ball Z. So when Gintama finally gets its own arena fighter titled Gintama Rumble, it is only fitting that the Dragon Ball Z spoof characters also get in. The recent trailer of the game shows off Cell and Brieza, which are obvious tongue-in-cheek takes on Cell and Frieza, respectively. Though people who want to play as them might be a little disappointed because Cell and Brieza only assist characters. That doesn’t mean one can’t have fun with them Gintama after all is all about fun and being self-aware enough to accept the more ridiculous parts of the ani
Bandai Namco set to open VR zone in Tokyo

Bandai Namco set to open VR zone in Tokyo

VR, VR
Bandai Namco Entertainment will soon open a VR entertainment facility titled VR Zone Shinjuku in the Shinjuku ward of Tokyo. Going by the success of its predecessor VR Zone Project I Can, the new VR zone will feature more than 15 activities that include Dragon Ball VR Master the Kamehameha, Evangelion VR The Throne of Souls, Ghost in the Shell Arise: Stealth Hounds and Mario Kart Arcade GP VR. The facility will also include a range of new non-IP VR activities where guests will be able to explore a fantasy world, a dinosaur survival run and more. Additionally, the company has partnered with digital art group Naked to develop projection mapping installations in and out of the facility. The exterior will showcase a projection of Pac-Man, among other images, while the inside will feature