With more than 400 000 units sold of the original game, which featured a mix of recognizable characters, humor and highly tactical gameplay, Bandai Namco is back at it with Project X Zone 2 which is now available at retail and via the eShop in most regions. North American players still have to wait a few more days for its February 16th release date.
The anticipated sequel features characters from various publishers. Bandai Namco lent recognizable faces from Tekken, Tales of Vesperia, God Eater and Soul Calibur, which Capcom offered characters from Devil May Cry, Resident Evil, Sakura Wars and Street Fighter. Players will also recognized characters from Yakuza: Dead Souls and Virtua Fighter from SEGA. Nintendo has also added Chrom and Lucina from Fire Emblem Awakening and Fiora from Xenoblade Chronicles.
“Doing a collaboration with publishers such as Sega and Capcom is a delight. On Project X Zone 2, we cooperated with the desire of giving the fans an opportunity to play as their favourite characters among dozens of renowned franchises. And everyone will enjoy it thanks to the addition of subtitles in French, Italian, German and Spanish!” said Hervé Hoerdt, Vice President of Marketing & Digital at Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe.