Suigetsu, Jūgo and Karin will be in Sasuke's team for Naruto Shippuuden: Kizuna Drive, Bandai's upcoming team-based PSP game. Though I can't see it in mentioned in the Shonen Jump scan above (click for large view), also read reports of original storyline and characters for the game, which will be out this July. Check out the game's cover art after jump, has the pre-order opened at .
Besides showing off some ridiculously huge boss fights and promoting its 80+ co-op missions, the latest issue of Shonen Jump also reveals the July 15 release date for Naruto Shippuuden: Kizuna Drive in Japan. Click on the image above for full view.
Bandai updated Naruto Shippuuden: Kizuna Drive's with some information on “Four Man Cell Action”. The system basically allows players to fight monsters with three other team members. Also shown are screens for “Kizuna Link” which allows players to team up with others to deal huge damage to a dying enemy. The multi-player focused game is set for release in Japan sometime this year.
Naruto Shippuuden: Kizuna Drive info appears in the latest issue of Shonen Jump. We knew it’s a team-based action game before and now it’s clear that you can freely pick four characters for your team, some of the ninjas available are shown in the mag (click the image above for full view). All four characters can linked up to activate “Kizuna Link”, special moves that deal large amount of damages to your enemies. It’s also revealed that there will be more than 60 missions in the Free Mission mode. Game will be out this year in Japan but there is no actual release date yet.
Just a heads up for fellow importers, is having their annual for nine days. Nothing really interest me at the moment except the few below. Check out the for more. Please note that most Asian version are actually the Japanese version with a brief English manual.
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Like Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel 3? Then you will probably be happy that there’s another Naruto game coming our way. The latest issue of Shonen Jump just revealed Naruto Shippuuden: Kizuna Drive as one of the three new Naruto games coming soon. Kizuna Drive will focus heavily on team battle and “brand new ninja battle” according to the scan above. The two other Naruto titles announced are Naruto Narutimate Storm 2 (aka Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2) for PS3 and Xbox 360 while DS owners get Naruto Shippuuden: Ninjutsu Sankai. All the games are slated for 2010 release in Japan.
Namco Bandai Games America just confirmed what many of you already knew, Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel 3 will be localized for release in US in Q2 2010. To be called Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Heroes 3, the Japanese version just came out yesterday in Japan with more than 50 playable characters, supports for multiplayer and Master Road that lets players re-live the Shipudden storyline.
Another skillful play from Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel 3 developers CyberConnect2 before the game is out this Thursday in Japan.
Five days is all you have to wait to play Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel 3 now. Hope this final preview from Shonen Jump will make the wait less painful :) Game is $54.90 at and $57.99 at YesAsia.
Here’s the first of two videos that developers CyberConnect2 will show their “Super Play Techniques” for Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel 3. Game will be out next Thursday!