E3 2018: DRAGON BALL FighterZ is powering up on the Nintendo Switch

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

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Bandai Namco has announced that the critically acclaimed DRAGON BALL FighterZ will be releasing on the Nintendo Switch later this year. The 2.5D fighting game, developed by Arc System Works, features over 25 characters from the Dragon Ball Z and Dragon Ball Super universe. Fast paced, action packed combat, three-on-three matches, an impressive story mode, and the newest transformations our favorite heroes can achieve will soon be available on-the-go. Whether you’re a newcomer or a vet to the genre, you can choose your preferred controller of a single Joy-Con or the Pro Controller for more advanced gameplay. Switch owners looking for a solid brawler will want to keep their eyes open for this release.


SAIYAN-TASTIC BATTLES ARE HEADED TO NINTENDO’S PORTABLE CONSOLE SYSTEM AS BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA INC. BRINGS DRAGON BALL FighterZ TO THE NINTENDO SWITCH

The Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Levels of Action Contained in DRAGON BALL FighterZ Will Be Available to Gamers On-The-Go in 2018

LOS ANGELES, Calif., (June 12, 2018) – Leading anime video game developer and publisher BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today announces DRAGON BALL® FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch®. DRAGON BALL FighterZ is the critically acclaimed anime fighting game combining classic 2D fighting game dynamics with the beloved DRAGON BALL universe; one of the most popular and iconic anime franchises enjoyed by millions of fans around the world. DRAGON BALL FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch will be playable at the BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. E3 2018 booth (number 1647) in the South Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center and in the Nintendo E3 booth located in the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center.

DRAGON BALL FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch is in development at Arc System Works, a renowned Japanese video game developer of classic 2D fighting titles. With DRAGON BALL FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch, the development team is now taking the signature action-packed explosive gameplay of DRAGON BALL FighterZ and combining it with the portability of the Nintendo Switch. DRAGON BALL FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch will also feature easy-to-pick-up-and-play controls in support of single Joy-Con® play along with support for Nintendo Switch Pro Controller for serious competitive play. All the classic 2D fighting visuals and advanced 3D character models that look and feel as if they are ripped straight out of the DRAGON BALL anime series can now be enjoyed anytime, anywhere.

DRAGON BALL FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch, will enable fans of all skill levels to truly feel like their favorite DRAGON BALL character. Featuring 3 vs. 3 battle mechanics, both new and seasoned players alike are sure to experience the epic scope of DRAGON BALL as they build their team and take them into battle. In order to build the strongest team possible, players will need to train and master more than one fighter and style; only then will their skills be strong enough to take down the competition.

“DRAGON BALL FighterZ has rocked the fighting game genre and players around the world; now we’re coming back with another knockout hit with DRAGON BALL FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch,” said Eric Hartness, Vice President of Marketing at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. “The Nintendo Switch provides the premier portable console platform from which to deliver all the power, personality, and over-the-top action DRAGON BALL FighterZ is known for and we can’t wait to see players enjoying the game everywhere they go.”

 

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