Special stage event for Haruhi PSP game announced
In preparation for the upcoming Tokyo Game Show (TGS 2007), Bandai Namco Games
has published a list of the games it will have on hand for show visitors to try. Games based on anime account for almost half of the TGS 2007 lineup for Bandai Namco, who have just completed its first year in business after officially becoming "Bandai Namco" in March 2006.
The biggest promotion is planned for the forthcoming Sony
PSP title The Promise of Haruhi Suzumiya
, which will be the focus of the only event that Bandai Namco has scheduled on the main event stage during TGS 2007. The Haruhi
series will also be adapted into games for the Sony
PlayStation 2 and Nintendo
Wii by Banpresto
, Inc. and Kadokawa, respectively.
For the Nintendo
DS, playable games based on Gundam
, Sergeant Frog
, and Yes! Precure 5
will be on hand, and footage from forthcoming games based on One Piece
, Code Geass
will be shown. The anime-based lineup for the Nintendo
Wii will include Kekkaishi
, Gegege no Kitarō
and Dragonball Z
. The PlayStation 2 demo lineup features Dragonball Z
, Naruto Shippūden
, and Armored Trooper Votoms
, along with footage from Kyo kara Maoh!
and a new title in the Super Deformed
series. Playable samples of Gundam
titles for the PSP and Microsoft
Xbox 360 will also be available.
Source: Moon Phase