Namco Snap Up D3

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Rumors have been flying around all day regarding Namco Bandai Games’s acquisition of D3 Publisher.

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Despite earlier claims that Namco Bandai Games (NBG from here on in) had purchased 95% of D3’s shares The publisher has released a statement announcing that, whilst things “will remain unchanged at this time,” plans are moving towards a 100% buyout by NBG.

D3 Publisher, responsible for Dark Sector (no, not the one with jetpacks), Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard (ugh), the Ben 10 series and a bunch of other late PS2 games, assured that “Development of our current and unannounced titles is ongoing and will move forward as planned.”

“D3 Publisher is thrilled to join forces with Bandai Namco Games to further strengthen their position in the US and European marketplaces and continue to make quality games that gamers will enjoy.”

Good luck with that.

Via Edge Online

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