Lantis (company)

Lantis Co., Ltd.[a] was a Japanese company that served as a music publisher label for Japanese musicians, anime soundtracks and video game soundtracks. It was established on November 26, 1999, and became a subsidiary of Bandai Visual in May 2006,[1] itself a subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings. In February 2018, it was announced Lantis would be merged with Bandai Visual into a new company called Bandai Namco Arts. The reorganizing took effect on April 1, 2018. Lantis only remains as a label from the new company.[2]

Lantis Co., Ltd.
Native name
Kabushiki gaisha Rantisu
TypeMusic publisher
IndustryJapanese music
SuccessorBandai Namco Arts
FoundedNovember 26, 1999; 21 years ago (November 26, 1999)
DefunctApril 1, 2018; 3 years ago (April 1, 2018)
FateMerged with Bandai Visual
HeadquartersShibuya, Tokyo, Japan
Key people
Shunji Inoue
Revenue¥420.5 million


Lantis is composed of four labels:



  1. ^ Japanese: 株式会社ランティス, Hepburn: Kabushiki gaisha Rantisu


  1. ^ "History of Bandai Visual". Retrieved April 2, 2007.
  2. ^ "Bandai Namco Holdings Merges Lantis With Bandai Visual, Launches New Subsidiaries". Anime News Network. February 9, 2018. Retrieved February 9, 2018.

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