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If you haven’t seen it already, then give the Dragon Ball Z Budokai: HD Collection – First Trailer a watch! At the 2012 Japan Expo, Namco Bandai Games unveiled the latest game in the Dragon Ball Z series – a compilation of Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 1 and Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 3, but with improved graphics and support for trophies/achievements.
It’s unclear if the game will have online, but we at Saiyan Island are pretty sure Budokai 3 fans will want one. Dragon Ball Z Budokai: HD Collection is set to release on the Sony PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Xbox 360 in Europe Winter 2012. We anticipate a similar time frame for North America, although nothing has been announced. No word on a Japanese release either.
Check out the official European press release below along with the first screenshots!
NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe today announced the return of two of the finest Dragon Ball Z games in the history of the franchise. PlayStation®2 titles Dragon Ball Z Budokai and Dragon Ball Z Budokai 3 are being enhanced and re-mastered in HD, and will be released together as Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft in Europe this winter.
Originally released in 2002 and 2004 respectively, both games deliver highly charged, unforgettable gameplay experiences, making Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection an essential purchase for new Dragon Ball Z fans as well as those who want to relive the furious battles from the original games. With its intense gameplay and thrilling fight action, Dragon Ball Z Budokai 3 went on to become the highest rated Dragon Ball Z title on Metacritic, a position it retains to this day.
With enhanced and re-mastered HD visuals, alongside full Trophy and Achievements support, Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection brings two legendary anime fighting titles to the PlayStation®3 and Xbox 360® for the first time in one great package. No fan of the series can afford to miss it.
Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection will be powering its way into Europe this coming winter.