Bandai Namco Acquires Bluefin; Bandai Namco Collectibles is Born

Interesting news has broke online regarding Bluefin Corp, otherwise referred to as Bluefin Tamashii, the Japanese toy distributor. On Wednesday, Bandai Namco Holdings announced that they acquired an 80% controlling stake in Nippon Imports, LLC, the company that owns and operates Bluefin. Now, with this transaction Bandai Namco will establish a new subsidiary, Bandai Namco Collectibles in October that will continue operations under Bluefin. However, Bandai Namco Collectibles will effectively commence operations in January 2019.   Nippon Imports, LLC founder and CEO Steve Fujimura will serve as Bandai Namco Collectibles’…

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TGS 2018: One Piece World Seeker Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official YouTube channel with a new trailer for One Piece World Seeker, which was first shown at Tokyo Game Show 2018. The latest trailer features another look at the setting of the game and showcases some of the locations. The trailer also features a look at Issac, the Warden, and Jeanne, who is the young leader of the “Anti-Navy” group. Meet Jeanne, leader of the Anti-Navy group, who must work with Luffy to over-throw Isaac, warden of the prison that casts its shadow over all of Jewel Island. One Piece World Seeker will be released…

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Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Release Date Announced

The official “Tales of” game series Twitter page has updated with the announcement that Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition will be released on January 11, 2019 for the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Steam.  The twitter page also revealed that the game will be receiving a special edition release. Tales of Vesperia is the 10th title in the long running Tales of game series. The game released for the Xbox 360 in both Japan and America in 2008 and worldwide in 2009. An updated version of the game was released for the Playstation 3 in Japan in 2009. Since the PS3 version of the…

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One Piece World Seeker Video Game Delayed

Recently the 90th  volume of the One Piece manga was released in Japan, which revealed that the One Piece World Seeker video game has been delayed. Originally the game was initially set to launch for the Playstation, Xbox One, and PC later this year, however it seems the game has been delayed. The game will now be released in 2019 in Japan. According to both the Bandai Namco Entertainment America and European websites the game also no longer states the game will be released in 2018 and now is listed as “coming soon.” No other details are…

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One Piece World Seeker Gamescom 2018 Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official YouTube channel with the Gamecom 2018 trailer for One Piece World Seeker. For those who are not aware, the game is an open world game based on the One Piece franchise.   The latest trailer features a look at the game’s story as well as previewing some of the combat. Bandai Namco Entertainment provided an official description for the game. Set sail on an all-new ONE PIECE adventure in ONE PIECE World Seeker! Luffy and the Straw Hat Pirates are back in a new story that puts players’ into…

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August 2018 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct Streamed

Masahiro Sakurai recently hosted a new Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct earlier this morning, which reveals new details for the game. The direct revealed several new characters as well as various other details for the game. First, the direct revealed that both Simon Belmont and Richter Belmont from the Castlevania video game series are joining the roster. Simon Belmont will feature various moves based on his various abilities in the Castlevania game series and Richter Belmont will be his Echo Character.   Next, the direct took a look at the Dracula’s Castle Stage based one of the famous locations in the Castlevania game series. The…

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Base Goku & Base Vegeta to Join Dragon Ball FighterZ, Kefla Joins Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

The recent issue of the V Jump magazine has announced that Base Goku and Base Saiyan Armor Vegeta will be joining the Dragon Ball FighterZ video game as the next two DLC characters. Both characters will be released in early August priced at 500 Yen.  The recent issue also revealed that Kefla from Dragon Ball Super will be joining the Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 game as a part of the third DLC pack. For those who aren’t familiar with the character, Kefla is the Potara fusion of Caulifla and Kale. Dragon Ball FighterZ is available for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Ball Xenoverse…

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The Geek Fighters See About E3 2018!

The Geek Fighters have done a lot within the past month hyping up the gamer’s version of Christmas, E3! However, E3 2018 came off like a lukewarm and mediocre experience when compared to the previous years that we have covered the event. Yet, we will grade the various press conferences and the whole event, nevertheless! Joining FighterXaos, RRPG, and 16bitjeff is Hero Club’s Wheelchair21 and MetalNinja, who add an optional input on the event too.   Now, just how hit-and-miss was E3 2018 when compared to all the previous E3’s…

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E3 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Revealed

The official Nintendo Youtube channel has updated with the E3 2018 Nintendo Direct reveal trailer for the next installment in the Super Smash Brothers game series.  The latest game is titled, “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,” and is set to be the biggest game in the series yet. During the presentation Masahiro Sakurai revealed that the game will feature the return of every fighter in the Super Smash Bros. series and also revealed two characters.  The latest fighters to join the roster are Daisy, who is an “echo fighter,” and Ridley from the Metroid game series. The presentation also took a look at the previously revealed…

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New Gundam Breaker Third Game Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for New Gundam Breaker. The latest trailer features Kamille, Fa, Emma, and Reccoa from Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam.  The trailer also features the game’s theme song, “Snatchaway,” performed by SKY-HI. New Gundam Breaker is set to release worldwide for the Playstation 4 and Steam on June 22. The game will first launch in Japan on June 21 in Japan. Source: ANN, Bandai Namco Entertainment 

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