Namco Bandai Games has revealed Naruto Storm Revolution will have 4 ninja melee battles in a new Ninja World Tournament mode!! The official press release (below) mentions the screenshots feature 1 human player against 3 CPU opponents. At this time it’s unclear if 4 human players can play this offline or even online once the final version of the game is released, but at the moment we’ll count this as a single player campaign here on Saiyan Island. Nonetheless it is very exciting!
NAMCO BANDAI GAMES Europe S.A.S. today released new info highlighting a brand new mode for NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja STORM Revolution, available 2014 for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360 game and entertainment system from Microsoft. The new assets showcase the upcoming four-ninja melee battles that players will be able to compete in against three CPU opponents in the all-new Ninja World Tournament mode. These battles are won by collecting Battle Orbs gained by attacking opponents. The character with the most Battle Orbs at the end of the match wins!
The Ninja World Tournament welcomes ninjas from around the world to Festival Island where they will seek out a variety of melee brawls against multiple opponents. Tournament entrants will be able to compete in tiered battles, working their way across the island to reach the S-ranked battles to be crowned the ultimate ninja. Reports have surfaced that the mysterious Mecha-Naruto has been seen on Festival Island. Mayhem is coming…?
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution is the latest game in Namco Bandai and CyberConnect2’s acclaimed Naruto Storm series. It’ll contain team jutsus and over 100 playable characters, including an original character and awakening by Naruto creator Masashi Kishimoto. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution is planned for a 2014 release worldwide for the Sony PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Xbox 360. No exact date has been announced at this time.