So is it Namco Bandai, Bandai Namco, or both?

#1 Posted by JayEH (534 posts) -

The wiki page lists the company as Namco Bandai but during loading screens or wherever it says"Bandai Namco". Is this just a styling thing? Am I supposed to read the bottom first when looking at their logo?

I know its a dumb, trivial thing but I just always wondered.

#2 Posted by JJOR64 (19001 posts) -

I believe it's Bandai Namco in Japan and Namco Bandai everywhere else. Yeah, it's stupid.

#3 Posted by JayEH (534 posts) -

@jjor64: thanks. that's what I was thinking when searching through google. It seems there japanese website is Bandai Namco.

#4 Posted by mosespippy (4204 posts) -

Yep it's Bandai Namco in Japan and Namco Bandai everywhere else. Turns out that when they merged Bandai had a stronger brand in Japan so they got top billing there, while Namco had a stronger brand in the west so they got top billing everywhere else.

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#5 Posted by AltonBrown (950 posts) -

Bancai Namdo

#6 Posted by BeachThunder (11986 posts) -

You're forgetting Namcot :P

#7 Posted by Xeiphyer (5605 posts) -

Bamco.

#8 Posted by Wikitoups (834 posts) -
#9 Posted by GaspoweR (3064 posts) -

Bando Namcai

#10 Posted by OldGuy (1561 posts) -

Banco suivi!

#11 Posted by Fredchuckdave (5549 posts) -

Bamco

#12 Posted by Nentisys (892 posts) -

Blamco

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