First Square Enix announces its bid for Eidos, and now Namco Bandai reveals its intentions to purchase Japanese publisher D3, the parent company of Puzzle Quest's D3 Publisher. According to a press release issued today by Namco Bandai, the company seeks to turn D3 into a full subsidiary, with agreements already having been reached with various shareholders to purchase a 70% interest in the smaller company and an eye on obtaining the full 100%.
Although the ink has dried on Square Enix's buyout of Eidos last month, there still remains a few issues to iron out before the handover is complete. One of these issues is the publishing rights of currently scheduled titles. Batman... Read Post
Soul Calibur publisher Namco Bandai is making a grab for Puzzle Quest pub D3 Publisher, according to a Japanese release translated by Adriasang. Namco has already secured 70% of D3 shares, and hopes to acquire the remaining 30% for ... Read Post