Bandai has announced that they've taken the videogames division of Bandai America, and created a new company, Bandai Games Inc (BGI). The new company, whose motto is "Playing is Believing" is solely responsible for publishing and marketing new videogames for North America, and promsies that its games will appeal to a wide range of gamers.

“The mission of Bandai Games Inc. is to know what the North American market wants and deliver the best new games here,” said John Soller, marketing manager of Bandai Games Inc. “This is an exciting beginning for us because we have many new titles with wide appeal that will be introduced this year.”

Some of the new titles that will be introduced this year include One Piece, D.I.C.E., and Zatch Bell. These new titles will be available for the PS2, GameCube, and GBA starting in the fall, with other games to follow.