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Namco Bandai moves to buyout D3P

Agreement already reached for 70 per cent of Ben 10 and Puzzle Quest publisher, says report

Namco Bandai is attempting to acquire D3, parent company of Puzzle Quest and Ben 10 publisher D3P.

According to a report by Andriasang, Namco plans to turn D3 into a subsidiary, and has already reached an agreement to acquire 70 per cent of D3 shares.

Namco Bandai is looking to strengthen its portfolio, and the report specifically mentions the popular Ben 10 series of videogames. D3P announced in November that Ben 10: Protector of Earth had sold over 2.5 million units globally.

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Matt Martin: Matt Martin joined GamesIndustry in 2006 and was made editor of the site in 2008. With over ten years experience in journalism, he has written for multiple trade, consumer, contract and business-to-business publications in the games, retail and technology sectors.
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