Last week at the London MCM Comic Con, Namco Bandai Games Europe announced a limited edition for Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z called the Goku Edition. Today, the company has issued a press release, with a higher quality image of the contents. The Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z Goku Edition contains the Battle of Z game, along with a downloadable code for Goku in Sage Naruto’s costume, a 25-centimeter figure of Super Saiyan Goku, and an artbook with privileged content from the game’s dev team.
At this time a price has not been announced, but the European-exclusive Goku Edition will be released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 the same day as the normal, game only edition – January 24, 2014.
Leading video game developer and publisher NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. announced today that DRAGON BALL Z: BATTLE OF Z will be coming out on 24th January 2014; and on top of the Ki-blast filled Pre-Order & Day 1 editions, gamers will enjoy the GOKU Edition!
This new game will allow players to experience a whole new fighting mode: Team Battle, a new variety where they will create the perfect team with their allies to defeat the strongest foes out there! Gamers can create their team based on the brawlers’ type: Support, Ki-Blast, Interfere and Melee, the better the team composition is, the stronger the combos will be! On top of these four different battle types, players will enjoy top-notch new features such as the “Ultimate Move”, the “World Genki”, two different stories and much more!
To celebrate the release of this new game, NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe is providing fans with some unique Pre-order and Day 1 offers – now including the “GOKU Edition”: a Collector’s Edition for PlayStation®3 and XBOX®360, which features the full game with the unique GOKU (Naruto Uzumaki Sage Mode) Costume DLC, an amazing art book with privileged content from the developers’ team and an exclusive SUPER SAIYAN GOKU figurine (25cm height)!
“Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z not only brings a wealth of innovative gameplay mechanics to the Dragon Ball video games, but also some brand new characters directly from the latest Dragon Ball Z movie, on top of all the famous sagas!” said Mathieu PIAU, EMEA Marketing Director at NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe. “As a reward to our loyal fan base, we’re excited to offer an amazing Collector’s Edition they can’t afford to miss, including a never-before-seen GOKU figurine, a dazzling art book and much more!”
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z is the latest game in the legendary DBZ series. It will host team-based combat with up to 8 players, including 4 on the same team. The game is confirmed for release on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita in Japan on January 23, 2014, Europe on January 24, 2014, and North America on January 28, 2014.