Jump Force already looks like a fun take on fighting games. Throwing together some of the most iconic manga/anime characters around in real world settings in an all new story, it has the potential to be a lot of fun. Today, a new trailer has revealed two more characters (Ryo from City Hunter and Kenshiro from Fist of the North Star). Best of all, eager fans now have a release date to look forward to: February 15, 2019.
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today confirmed that JUMP FORCE will be available throughout the Americas on February 15, 2019 for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, and PC via STEAM®. Also revealed today is a new stage set in Paris and two new characters; Ryo from City Hunter, and Kenshiro from Fist of the North Star.
City Hunter – Ryo, equipped with his Colt Magnum, is a highly skilled gunman that rarely misses – as well as possessing extremely quick reflexes to dodge his enemy’s attacks.
Fist of the North Star – Kenshiro is an immensely strong expert user of the Hokuto Shinken martial arts – able to target and defeat his opponents swiftly and brutally.
JUMP FORCE continues to reveal new real-world locations to fight against the mightiest heroes and villains of the Shonen Jump universe. Revealed today is Paris, France. The most romantic city on Earth becomes the most dangerous, as mysterious elements from the Saint Seiya universe have suddenly appeared in the French capital.
Will you be picking up Jump Force in February?