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BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc.

Our Business

Our Business


The BANDAI NAMCO Group comprises BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., which is a pure holding company, five Units, and affiliated business companies that support the work of the Units. The Units, which encompass the operating companies in each field, formulate and implement business strategies and provide a diverse range of entertainment in Japan and overseas.

Toys and Hobby Unit

Planning, development, production, and sales of toys, capsule toys, cards, confectionery and foods, apparel, sundries, plastic models, prizes, stationery, and other products

Core company:BANDAI CO.,LTD.

Network Entertainment Unit

Planning, developing, and distributing network content; planning, developing, and sales of home video games

Core company:BANDAI NAMCO Entertinment Inc.

Real Entertainment Unit

Real entertainment business, including planning, production, and sales of amusement machines; planning and operation of amusement facilities, etc.

Core company:BANDAI NAMCO Amusement Inc.

Visual and Music Production Unit

Planning, production, and sales of visual and music content and visual and music package software; and conducting live entertainment operations

Core company:BANDAI NAMCO Arts Inc.

IP Creation Unit

Planning and production of animations; management and administration of copyrights and other rights; production of music related to animations and planning and use of music and masters related to animations

Core company:SUNRISE INC.

Affiliated Business Companies

Supporting the Units in such areas as distribution, logistics, printing, and administrative services

The numbers of consolidated employees of the Group

  Employees Temporary Employees
Toys and Hobby Unit 2,828 2,199
Network Entertainment Unit 2,671 529
Real Entertainment Unit 1,423 6,131
Visual and Music Production Unit 324 17
IP Creation Unit 151 2
Affiliated Business Companies 769 764
Others 73 1
Total 8,239 9,642

As of September 30, 2018