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Atari hands out shots and an MP3 for Afro Samurai

Atari has released a bevy of new screenshots and an MP3 track from Afro Samurai. GamersHell has them. The Samuel L Jackson title will be released in Europe during Q1 2009.

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Afro Samurai headlines

  • Rumour: Namco moves Splatterhouse to Afro Samurai team

    Following rumour yesterday that Splatterhouse developer BottleRocket had gone bust, Kotaku’s fleshed the story out with talk that the horror reboot’s been moved in-house at Namco. The game is to be completed by Namco’s Afro Samurai team, according to that piece. Less than ideal if you’re BottleRocket, obviously. Splatterhouse made an appearance at Comic Con […]

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  • Namco heads west with new Surge label

    Namco’s announced Surge, a new label and studio designed to appeal specifically to western tastes. “Surge presents a significant milestone for Namco Bandai as it personifies our commitment to deliver compelling content for the discriminating player who is looking for games that are not only groundbreaking but also push the envelope,” said Namco US marketing […]

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  • New Afro Samurai shots hack out of Japan

    On Gamespot. These were released as part of Namco’s pre-TGS press conference in Japan yesterday. It’s out next year in Europe.

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  • TGS Namco press conference live-blogged - not much happened

    With Tokyo Game Show kicking off in earnest tomorrow with Microsoft’s keynote, Namco Bandai decided to get in on the act first yesterday and show off its ware’s for the coming year in Japan. Basically: We Ski & Snowboard, Dragon Ball games, some Naruto stuff, a new Splatterhouse trailer, Tales of Symphonia, Afro Samurai and […]

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  • Afro Samurai confirmed for Euro release

    Atari will release Afro Samurai in Europe, the company confirmed today. The anime-inspired game will hit PS3 and 360 next year, but we don’t have a date more specific than “2009″ at the moment. Press release after the link.

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  • Namco's 2008 Editor's Day - all the screens

    Shacknews has posted all the media from Namco’s 2008 Editor’s Day on one handy page, which is a win-win for everyone, frankly. You’ll find shots of Soul Calibur IV, Warhammer: Battle March, the newly announced PowerUp Forever, Tales of Vesperia, Afro Samurai and Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm through that link. Don’t say we never do […]

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  • Samuel L Jackson to star in Afro Samurai game

    According to various reports, Samuel L Jackson is to appear in an game adaptation of Manga Afro Samurai on PS3 and 360 this autumn. It’s being published by Namco, apparently, and will feature music from RZA and cel-shaded graphics. Bonanza.

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