GAMERS CAN NOW ENJOY CLASSIC ARCADE GAMING ANYWHERE, ANYTIME WITH NAMCO MUSEUM™ ON THE NINTENDO SWITCH™
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe Brings Together Arcade Favorites PAC-MAN™, Galaga™, Dig Dug™and more to Nintendo Switch™ in 2017
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe S.A.S. today announces NAMCO MUSEUM, the ultimate collection of beloved arcade games from the 80s. This classic catalog includes favorites from Namco’s classic arcade collection, including PAC-MAN™, Dig Dug™, Galaga™, Galaga ‘88™, The Tower of Druaga™, Rolling Thunder™, Rolling Thunder 2™, SkyKid™, Splatterhouse™, and Tank Force™. The NAMCO MUSEUM collection will be available exclusively on the Nintendo Switch in 2017.
With NAMCO MUSEUM, players will be transported back to the days when coin-operated arcades reigned supreme, for a truly nostalgic experience. Through the Nintendo Switch, these retro classics can be played anytime, anywhere, and against anyone through the game’s online ranking system. With the ranking system, players can compete to earn the number one spot on the worldwide challenger board for their favorite Namco arcade classics. Players nostalgic for the classic coin-op era can transform their Nintendo Switch into a miniature cabinet by turning the handheld console vertically for a taller, slimmer screen that replicates the original arcade experience. NAMCO MUSEUM also offers a challenge mode, presenting players new and unique challenges for each game, giving classic games a fresh twist
About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe S.A.S.
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe S.A.S., part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment for all major video game consoles, iOS, Android, and online platforms. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises including PAC-MAN™, GALAGA™,TEKKEN™, SOULCALIBUR™, ACE COMBAT™ and DARK SOULS™. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe is the premier publisher for anime based video games including NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, DRAGON BALL™, and ONE PIECE™. More information about the company and its products can be found at http://www.bandainamcoent.eu
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NAMCO MUSEUM™ & ©2017 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
PAC-MAN™ & ©1980 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
GALAGA™ & ©1981 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
DIG DUG™ & ©1982 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
GALAGA™88 & ©1987 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
SPLATTERHOUSE™ & ©1988 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
TOWER OF DRUAGA™ & ©1984 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
ROLLING THUNDER™ & ©1986 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
ROLLING THUNDER™ 2 & ©1990 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
SKY KID™ & ©1985 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
TANK FORCE™ & ©1991 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
PAC-MAN™ VS. & ©2003 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. ©2003 Nintendo