Bandai Namco exists to share dreams, fun and inspiration with people around the world. Connecting people and societies in the enjoyment of uniquely entertaining products and services, we're working to create a brighter future for everyone.
The new logo's speech bubbly motif, "fukidashi" in Japanese, expresses the potential of the brand to connect with people around the world and inspire them with amazing ideas. The speech bubble also represents Japan's manga culture that has become so popular everywhere. The logo stands for our determination to communicate with fans worldwide, to connect with our fans, and to create entertainment unique to Bandai Namco.
BANDAI NAMCO TOYS & COLLECTIBLES AMERICA INC. Executive leadership team: Teppei Onoki, Chief Brand Officer; Chris Sakamoto, Chief Financial Officer; Shusuke Takahara, President; and incoming CEO & President, Kotaro Hama.
Toys & Collectibles
Bandai America Incorporated (“BAI”) and Bandai Namco Collectibles LLC (“BNC”), two companies that have become synonymous with top-quality model kits, collectible figures, digital pets, playsets and more, are continuing to bring Fun For All into the Future with their latest merger. As leaders in the industry, BAI and BNC are combining forces to become Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. (“BNTCA”).
“This company merger marks only the start of an exciting future for Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America as we continue to produce both existing and new products fans are hungry for,” said Shu Takahara, COO of BNTCA. “Joining forces will only make us more powerful as each company has unique strengths that will only accelerate with this union.”
“We’re incredibly excited for this merger,” said BNTCA CEO Steve Fujimura. “Working together will give us an opportunity to not only expand the breadth of products we can offer to our fans and consumers alike, but also tap into new audiences as well.”
About Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc.
Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. exists to share dreams, fun and inspiration with people around the world. Connecting people and societies in the enjoyment of uniquely entertaining products and services, we’re working to create a brighter future for everyone. A leader in developing engaging, quality toys that capture children’s and collector’s imaginative spirit and provide endless “Fun For All into the Future”.
Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. is the manufacturer and master toy licensee of some of the most popular brands in collectibles, children’s toys and entertainment today, including Tamagotchi®, DragonBall®, Vital Hero, Anime Heroes®, Bandai Hobby, Gundam, & Studio Ghibli.