Naruto to Boruto Gets an Official Release Date! Believe It!
The next entry in the long running series of Naruto games finally gets a release date along with information on two new characters, pre order bonuses, the collector’s edition, the season pass, and more! Check out the official Naruto to Boruto Press Release, as well as the newest trailer, below:
“Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe are very pleased to announce that NARUTO TO BORUTO: SHINOBI STRIKER will release 31st August, 2018 for PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PC. To celebrate this milestone, new content and details about the UZUMAKI EDITION, pre-order offers and season pass are also unveiled.
Two new characters Gaara and Deidara have also been revealed in today’s trailer. Gaara the 5th Kazekage is a defence type and his Grand Sand Mausoleumattack will restrict the opponent for a limited time. Deidara is a ranged type and his special ninjutsu creates clones that will explode after a certain amount of time making him a deadly time bomb user. In NARUTO TO BORUTO: SHINOBI STRIKER, players will be able to completely personalise their avatar with all the different costumes, weapons and accessories.
The trailer also highlighted three modes in NARUTO TO BORUTO: SHINOBI STRIKER:
- The Flag Battle: Players will have to steal flags from the enemy’s territory and bring it back to their area. The team who collects the most flags while protecting their territory wins!
- The Base Battle: The goal here is to score points by keeping control of at least 2 out of 3 barrier areas. The team with the most points at the end of the match wins. Hidden Rain Village will be a perfect map for these barrier battles with several buildings to launch surprise attacks using the structure of the stage.
- The Combat Battle: Cooperate with your team members to take out as many opponent Ninjas as possible in an all-out brawl!
On top of that new content, Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe also announced the UZUMAKI EDITION, season pass and pre-order details:
- The UZUMAKI EDITION includes the base game on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, the season pass and one amazing figurine of Naruto and Boruto.
- The season pass will include 9 DLC packs and the Great Sages of the Mount Myouboku accessory.
- Pre-ordering the game will unlock the Naruto 7th Hokage costume and early access to the master Pain that will train their avatar.
NARUTO TO BORUTO: SHINOBI STRIKER will be available 31st August, 2018 on PlayStation4, Xbox One and PC. For further information on BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe please visit:
- The BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Website
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