Bandai Namco is proud to bring to life their crossover extravaganza today – Jump Force! Celebrating 50 years of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, which is published by Shueisha. Some of the greatest heroes and villains of all time in Shonen Jump are featured here, from Dragon Ball Z, Naruto, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Rurouni Kenshin and Hokuto no Ken!
The Jump world and the real world are merging, causing havoc, as villains from popular manga race to take over humanity. Enter the Jump Force, an elite group of manga heroes spearheaded by Goku, Luffy, and Naruto. Player will take on missions with the Jump Force to eradicate evil forces menacing Earth and restore balance to both worlds. Players will be able to create unique avatars to use in both Story and Versus modes. For the first time ever, players can select from numerous clothing options, hairstyles and special attacks from different manga franchises and combine them to create their ultimate warrior.
“Playground bets of who would win in a fight between Goku and Naruto can finally be settled,” said Eric Hartness, Vice President of Marketing at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. “JUMP FORCE sets the stage for the ultimate collection of popular manga characters to come together for explosive battles to prove, once and for all, who is the most powerful character in the Jump universe.”