Bandai Namco Plans To Reveal New IP At Gamescom 2016; Specifically For “Western Audience”


Industry-giant Bandai Namco is going to announce a brand new IP at Gamescom 2016.

Bandai Namco is well known for games like Darks Souls III, and luckily for those who are going to be Gamescom this year, the studio will have playable versions of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 and Tekken 7 available at their booth. The studio also plans to host different competitions, tournaments, signature sessions, interviews, and more during the convention.

Vice President of IP Strategy and Marketing & PR at Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe Hervé Hoerdt said the following:

This year, again the world’s largest gaming fair will be home to hundreds of thousands gaming fans who gather in Cologne. We are bringing 3 very interesting projects this year. We are particularly pleased to be able to fulfill the desires of fighting game fans as they get the chance to experience the most impressive Tekken-game to date through near photo-realistic graphics with Tekken 7. We’re also showing off Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 which with all its new features is anticipated to be one of our biggest games to date! Lastly, we will reveal a brand new project and we are very excited!

What do you think it will be?