Jump Force DLC character Seto Kaiba and DLC roadmap announced

Seto Kaiba from the Yu-Gi-Oh! series will join the playable roster of Jump Force alongside two unannounced characters in May as paid downloadable content, Bandai Namco announced.

Bandai Namco also released a roadmap the game’s future additional content, which outlines both free updates and paid downloadable content items with more information to be announced at a later date. All paid downloadable content is included in the Jump Force Fighters Pass and can also be purchased individually. Additional downloadable content and updates are planned beyond August.

Here is the full roadmap:

Jump Force

April 2019

  • Free Update
    • Clan feature
    • Vertex event
    • New avatar costumes

May 2019

  • Free Update
    • Online Link Mission
    • Raid Boss Event
    • New stage: World Tournament Stage
  • Paid DLC
    • Seto Kaiba and two other playable characters
    • Avatar costumes and skills

June 2019

  • Free Update
    • Arena event
    • New avatar costumes

July 2019

  • Free Update
    • Tournament event
    • New avatar costumes

August 2019

  • Free Update
    • New avatar costumes
    • New stage: Valley of the End
  • Paid DLC
    • Three new playable characters
    • Avatar costumes and skills

And more to come, stay tuned!

Jump Force is available now for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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Jump Force first DLC launches in May

The first downloadable content for Jump Force will launch in May, the latest issue of V-Jump reveals.

V-Jump does not share detailed information about the downloadable content, but it is likely the first of nine downloadable content characters planned for release as part of the game’s $29.99 “Character Pass.”

Jump Force is available now for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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Jump Force – Quick Review

The most famous Manga heroes are thrown into a whole new battleground: our world. Uniting to fight the most dangerous threat, the Jump Force will bear the fate of the entire humankind.

Create your own avatar and jump into an original Story Mode to fight alongside the most powerful Manga heroes from DRAGON BALL Z, ONE PIECE, NARUTO, BLEACH, HUNTER X HUNTER, YU-GI-OH!, YU YU HAKUSHO, SAINT SEIYA and many others.

Platforms – PC, PS4, Xbox One
Price – Rs. 4,900
Developer – Spike Chunsoft
Publisher – Bandai Namco

Pros:

  • Flashy combat
  • Lots of popular anime characters
  • Tons of abilities and play-styles

Cons:

  • Lengthy dull cut-scenes
  • Visuals are inconsistent
  • Gets boring fast
  • Overpriced

Score – 6/10

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Jump Force Story Mode & Avatar Trailer, Izuku Midoriya Screenshots

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has unveiled a new trailer featuring further details of the Story Mode in upcoming title Jump Force.

A sudden merging of the Jump World and the Real World has caused chaos across Earth, with invading villains leaving a trail of destruction and panic in their wake.

To tackle this new threat, a new team of heroes, named the Jump Force, is formed by Director Glover featuring the strongest fighters from across the manga universe. Players will create their own hero, customising their look and fighting moves with elements across all manga franchises, before joining up with the Jump Force to stop the villains in their tracks.

The trailer also provides a first glimpse at the Onyx Book, a powerful device suspected of having something to do with the mysterious merging of the two worlds.

 

In addition, the trailer also features four new playable Jump Force characters revealed this week:

• Asta, from Black Clover. A stubborn child wielding a unique anti-magic sword

• Trunks, from Dragon Ball. The son of Vegeta and Bulma, he possesses the incredible strength of his father, with the intelligence of his mother

• Boa Hancock, from One Piece. The captain of the Kuja Pirates and the only female member of the Shichibukai

• Renji Abarai, from Bleach. A highly talented swordsman

Jump Force launches on February 15th, 2019 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC Digital.

 

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Jump Force Himura Kenshin And Shishio Makoto Screenshots

Two master swordsmen join the Jump Force roster 

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has today revealed the addition of two new characters to the roster of Jump Force, Himura Kenshin and Shishio Makoto from iconic manga Rurouni Kenshin.

Himura Kenshin is a wandering masterless samurai. Despite his small stature and humble nature, he previously worked as the government’s go-to assassin. After tiring of this life, he vowed never to kill again in order to make amends for his previous sins, now fighting only to protect the weak.

The second character announced is Shishio Makoto, one of Kenshin’s strongest foes. His entire body is covered with bandages due to gruesome burns but, despite these old wounds, he is still a vastly dangerous and ruthless enemy. Caring little for others, he will stop at nothing in order to achieve his goals.

Jump Force will launch on February 15th, 2019 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC Digital.

 

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Jump Force Super Saiyan Blue and Golden Frieza Gameplay Trailer

Goku, Vegeta and Frieza Unleash Their Ultimate Forms in Jump Force

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe is excited to reveal a brand new gameplay trailer showing off Goku, Vegeta and Frieza’s ultimate transformations in the upcoming title Jump Force, releasing on 15th February, 2019, for PlayStation 4 computer Entertainment System, Xbox One and PC.

Revealed during Microsoft’s X018 showcase, the new gameplay trailer shows off Dragon Ball’s Goku and Vegeta reaching their ultimate forms – Super Saiyan Blue!

Frieza, not one to be left behind by his long-time rivals, will also be able to transform into his ultimate form – Golden Frieza, bringing chaos and destruction to our world.

The roster for Jump Force continues to expand, with 24 playable characters already confirmed from 10 of the most well-loved Shonen Jump manga titles, which includes:

• Dragon Ball: Goku, Vegeta, Frieza
• One Piece: Luffy, Zoro, Blackbeard, Sanji, Sabo
• Naruto: Naruto, Sasuke
• Bleach: Ichigo, Aizen, Rukia
• Yu-Gi-Oh!: Yugi
• Saint Seiya: Seiya, Shiryu
• Hunter X Hunter: Gon, Killua, Kurapika, Hisoka
• YuYu Hakusho: Yusuke, Toguro
• City Hunter: Ryo
• Fist of the North Star: Kenshiro

Jump Force will jump onto the scene on 15th February, 2019 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.

 

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Jump Force Adds Pegasus Seiya and Dragon Shiryu From Saint Seiya

Knights of the Zodiac, Seiya and Shiryu, join the Jump Force roster

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has revealed the addition of Saint Seiya characters – Pegasus Seiya and Dragon Shiryu – to the cast of Jump Force.

Appearing in iconic manga series Saint Seiya, Seiya and Shiryu are members of the Knights of the Zodiac, a group of handpicked warriors that have pledged to protect justice and peace across the world.

Pegasus Seiya is the Saint of the Pegasus constellation – famous for his unbending resolve and unbreakable mind. When in dire need, Seiya can call upon the power of the Gold Cloth of Sagittarius, increasing his strength to its ultimate limit.

The second playable character from Saint Seiya is Dragon Shiryu. Protected by the Dragon constellation, he is one of the calmest and most composed of all Saints. He is also one of the few Bronze Saints deemed worthy enough to wear the Gold Cloth. When needed, he can summon great strength from the Libra Cloth using its many weapons to defeat his foes.

Also revealed today is the Mayan City stage, where Jump Force fighters will do battle across ancient ruins of the Central American civilization.

Jump Force will be available in February, 2019 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.

 

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