Founded: 31st March 2006
Bandai Namco is a company created by the merger between toy company Bandai and Arcade company Namco. It creates many of the world's most popular game series including Ace Combat, Digimon and Tekken. It first interacted with the Pokémon franchise in the release of the first Pokémon fighting game; Pokkén Tournament. During this, it was revealed that the staff in the company have a Pokémon club where they play together. Nowadays, they have close ties with Nintendo and aid in development of Super Smash Bros. games as well as some Pokémon spin-off titles
Bandai Namco has developed 3 Pokémon Games in total.
List of Pokémon Games Developed by Bandai Namco
|Pokkén Tournament||Wii U, Arcade||March 18th 2016|
|Pokkén Tournament DX||Nintendo Switch||September 22nd 2017|
|New Pokémon Snap||Nintendo Switch||April 30th 2021|