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Jump Force adds new characters, gets release date

At the Paris Games Week expo that’s happening this week, Bandai Namco has announced more details regarding its upcoming Jump Force video game. The crossover brawler sprawling the history of Shonen Jump properties will be adding Ryo Saeba from City Hunter and Kenshiro from Fist of the North Star to the playable roster. The company also showcased a new Paris stage inspired by the world ...

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One Piece: Burning Blood DLC Characters to Be Chosen by Fans

Bandai Namco Entertainment is getting ready to expand the roster of their Eiichiro Oda-inspired fighting game One Piece: Burning Blood via a new set of DLC characters, but before they do so, they want to ask for fans’ input first. A new campaign was started in order to encourage players to visit the official game site (http://www.onepiece-game.com/us/grand-fighter-vote/) and choose their ...

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Pokken Tournament Adds Sceptile to its Roster

With only a few months to go before its big Japanese console debut, the Pokemon-inspired arcade fighter Pokken Tournament has released a new promo video detailing yet another addition to its roster: the grass type Pokemon Sceptile. You can see the mean green fighting machine in action below: For the uninitiated, Pokken Tournament is a collaboration borne out of a need to see Tekken Tournament ...

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New Naruto SUNS 4 PV Features Sharingan Rumble

We’re still a long way away from the release of Bandai Namco and Cyber Connect2’s final entry into the Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm franchise, but that doesn’t mean we won’t appreciate a new promo video showing off its improved engine. In the new video, we get a good look at a tag match featuring four of the most infamous (though not necessarily the most powerful) sharingan users ...

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Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butoden Gameplay Trailer Released at Japan Expo

During a recent presentation at Japan Expo, Bandai Namco games showed off a new gameplay trailer for Arc System Works’ upcoming 3DS fighter, Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden. The trailer is pretty hefty, featuring a glimpse of various features and modes, as well as highlights of the 20 playable characters. One notable information provided by the trailer is that the fighters have different ...

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Dragon Ball Z Extreme Butouden Will Be Making Its Way to the West This October

Arguably the only complaint fans ever had with regard to Arc System Works’ much-anticipated 3DS 2D fighter Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden is that it was announced only for Japan. It was a very big problem for Western fans because the 3DS is region-locked, so no – unless they plan on importing the console itself, Extreme Butouden was pretty much a no-no. Thankfully, a new announcement from ...

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New English Trailer for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4

This may have slipped under the radar of people because everyone is so caught up on Steam’s Summer Sale, but Bandai Namco games wants everyone to remember that they have the final installment in the Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm franchise ready for launch later this year, so with the help of France’s “Storm Community,” Bamco has produced a new look at Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate ...

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Release Date for One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 EU, ME, and AUS Announced

It used to be that the official release date for the Steam release of One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3, as per the store page, is a vague “August 2015.” A recent update on Bandai Namco’s official site has provided a very specific and very official release date: August 28th, 2015. This is coupled with an official statement over other countries that will be covered: Europe, Middle East, and ...

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Bandai Namco Confirms New Character for Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4

Bandai Namco Games’ official site has recently announced a new roster addition to the final installment of the Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm franchise. If you’re still not up to date on the manga (which has ended months ago, by the way.) be prepared for spoilers: it’s one of the series’ penultimate villains, who tried to redeem himself in the end: Obito Uchiha fused with Zetsu. ...

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New English J-Stars Victory VS+ Promo Features Gon Freecss

The English release of J-Stars Victory VS+ is only a month or so away from release, so it’s not surprising that publisher Bandai Namco is cranking up the promotional machine, this time by releasing a new gameplay video that focuses on Hunter x Hunter’s Gon Freecss. The video features Gon fighting against a character that might not be as popular with North American gamers – Kochira ...

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New Extended Gameplay Footage for Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden

With Arc System Works’ 2D Dragon Ball Z fighting game for the 3DS, Extreme Butouden, due next month, publisher Bandai Namco Games has seen it fit to release an extended gameplay trailer that shows off several bouts. The commentary is in Japanese, but it still lets you get your first full look at an actual full match, instead of being limited to mere glimpses. Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden ...

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