Today Namco Bandai announced that they have taken a step forward in strengthening their hold on the PAL region. They have done so by fully integrating their Namco Bandai Games European distribution network with the Namco Bandai Partners label.
What does this mean for you? Well with this combination the company will be able to put more strategy into their efforts to release games like Project x Zone and Tales of Xillia in these PAL territories. Namco Bandai Games Europe’s president Shusuke Takahara had this to say about the change:
“The group of companies’ new names will encompass the full dimension from both Publishing and Distribution to develop European business further and reinforce the organization in one unified team behind our logo. This name unification is the final outcome of the subsidiaries integration, concluding the full process”