Tag: Namco Bandai

Dev Boss to Run Marathon Dressed as Naruto to Celebrate 10 million Sales Milestone

Most people would reward themselves for achievements, but charismatic president of CyberConnect2, Hiroshi Matsuyamato will be punishing himself, physically at least, to celebrate the 10 million sales milestone of Naruto and Naruto Shippuden. The series has games shipped a whopping 10 million units worlwide since the launch of the first game in 2003. Matsuyama will run all 42.195km of the ‘Marathon…

Dead Block Devs Sign Distribution Agreement With Namco Bandai

Digital Reality has entered into a distribution agreement with NAMCO BANDAI Partners S.A.S. where the joint marketing and PR efforts of the two companies will maximize the exposure for Digital Reality’s upcoming and highly anticipated titles, including the action-heavy arcade air race game SkyDrift and the humorous 3rd person zombie action survival title Dead Block.

“Dead Block takes place somewhere in the US during the ‘50s when the newly hell-spawned Rock’n’Roll music was so evil that it turned dead people into Zombies! Three survivors – Jack Foster, Foxy Jones and Mike Bacon – have formed an unlikely alliance to protect themselves from the invading undead. Hiding from the Zombies in abandoned buildings, they build blockades, set traps and – as a last resort – use their weapons to fight.” – Digital Reality.