You read that right, J-Stars Victory VS +, the follow-up to the Jump Super Stars series really is heading to the west. It really is a great time to be an anime fan in the west. It’s coming out on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita and looks super cool. It was announced at Jump Festa. But don’t just take our word for it. Here’s the super short teaser from the event:
YATTA! J-STARS Victory VS + is coming to Western audiences for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and the PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system. The game will feature Manga/ Anime characters from over tons of different Shonen Jump franchises including ONE PIECE, NARUTO, BLEACH, DRAGON BALL Z and much more. J-STARS Victory VS + is one of the most awaited and ambitious manga/anime focused fighting-game ever to hit Western videogame fans!
Developed by Japanese videogame studio Spike Chunsoft, J-STARS Victory VS + delivers an incredibly robust roster to stage epic battles through a variety of original manga/ anime worlds. Players can choose to begin their J-STARS Victory VS + adventure from a multitude of game modes including; J-Adventure Story mode where players battle through the different manga/anime worlds to determine who is the strongest character, 2 vs. 2 Team Battle mode that allows up to four players to form teams to battle for bragging rights, and an exclusive Arcade Mode. On top of those amazing modes, PlayStation®4 owners will benefit from enhanced graphics!
“As the Number 1 and most famous publisher when it comes down to Anime/Manga video-games, it was our duty at BANDAI NAMCO Games to bring J-Stars Victory VS + for Western fans! Not only we are bringing this epic medley of licenses to Europe, Middle-East and Australasia, but we are also delivering it with a massive added value: a PlayStation®4 version with new content!” Herve Hoerdt, Vice President of IP Strategy at BANDAI NAMCO Games Europe.
J-Stars Victory VS + for PlayStation®4, Playstation®3 and PlayStation® Vita will be available in Europe, Middle-East and Australasia’s stores in Summer 2015!
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