Bandai Namco Arts

Bandai Namco Arts Inc.[a] is a Japanese company formed by the merger of Bandai Visual and its subsidiary Lantis by its owner Bandai Namco Holdings in February 2018. The company is responsible for the same area of its predecessors, which those being anime production and distribution and music production and distribution.[1]

Bandai Namco Arts Inc.
Native name
Kabushiki gaisha Bandai Namuko Artsu
PredecessorBandai Visual
FoundedApril 1, 2018; 2 years ago (2018-04-01)
HeadquartersShibuya, Tokyo
Key people
Kawasaki Kazumi (president)
Number of employees
ParentBandai Namco Holdings
  • Actas
  • Highway Star
  • Bandai Namco Live Creative


In February 2018, Bandai Namco Holdings announced that Lantis and its parent company Bandai Visual would merge to turn into a company called Bandai Namco Arts on April 1, 2018 doing the same business as the past two companies but being more related to each other as one entire company.[2]


Video LabelEdit

  • Bandai Visual - Movies for children, live-action films and dramas
  • Emotion - Anime and Tokusatsu

Music LabelEdit

  • Lantis - Main label
  • Kiramune - Male voice actor label
  • GloryHeaven - Label related to Sony Music Marketing

List of distributed animeEdit


  1. ^ Japanese: 株式会社バンダイナムコアーツ Hepburn: Kabushiki gaisha Bandai Namuko Artsu


  1. ^ "Main Group Companies|About Company|BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc". BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc. (in Japanese). Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Bandai Namco Holdings Merges Lantis With Bandai Visual, Launches New Subsidiaries". Anime News Network. Retrieved 4 August 2018.

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