Bandai Namco has this morning announced three new Naturo/Baruto video games, Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker, Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Legacy, and Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Trilogy.
Although the Naruto Shippuden saga has come to an end, the story continues through Naruto’s son, Baruto. And with a new anime on the horizon, Bandai Namco has announced a handful of new games, one which is the next entry into the fighting game series and others which bundle past games onto current-gen systems.
Naruto to Boruto: Shinobo Striker is the latest addition to the series which is “coming soon” to PLayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The game is being developed by Soleil Ltd. and will have players competing online in 4 v 4 matches against other teams, with all eight ninjas fighting simultaneously.
The game “features beloved Naruto characters and teams from the series, including Naruto, Sasuke, and Team 7,” explains Bandai Namco in a press release. The game will also feature a brand new graphic style with “vivid colours and dynamic third-person ninja gameplay” with players being able to use the environment to their advantage.
A trailer for the game can be seen below:
In other news, Bandai Namco has also unveiled Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Legacy, and Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Trilogy.
Ultimate Ninja Storm Legacy will bundle together all four games, Ultimate Ninja Storm 1, 2, 3 Full Burst, and 4 Road to Boruto) into one complete remastered compilation. Legacy will be launching on Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation 4 this Autumn. An exclusive metal case, art book, and anime disc will also be available.
Ultimate Ninja Storm Trilogy on the other hand will focus on the original trilogy including Ultimate Ninja Storm 1 – 3 Full Burst. These three games will be ported digitally onto PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC this Autumn.