A couple of new trailers for Tecmo Koei’s Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage 2 has been released, showing off a couple of new additions to its rich roster of playable characters. Several characters from the hit manga/anime series have already been announced – from Kaioh to Shachi – but players can get their mitts on 2 more characters: Rin and Bat.
Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage 2 is basically Tecmo Koei’s Dynasty Warriors/Samurai Warriors, but with Fist of the North Star characters, so you can expect a ton of button-mashing as the martial artists lay waste to waves of enemies.
The Rin and Bat in the videos are not the cute, comic relief children, but rather the teenaged versions, who have grown up to be formidable fighters in their own right. Rin fights with a crossbow, while Bat fights with a unnamed brand of martial arts that he invented out of moves he saw from Kenshiro’s Hokuto Shinken and some techniques that he improvised: