Bandai Namco Entertainment today revealed that Dragon Ball FighterZ will now be available earlier than anticipated on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC with a new release date 26th January 2018.
Fights are all about strategy. In Dragon Ball FighterZ, they are becoming more and more strategical with the arrival of 2 new heavyweights Nappa and Captain Ginyu. Captain Ginyu is a powerful character having the ability to switch himself with the opponent’s fighter lasting until the end of the fight. Nappa is a heavy type character using the Saibamen to attack the enemy. Using the Saibamen correctly could help Nappa gain time to charge energy or prepare a combo.
Story Mode will surprise and delight fans with the LINK System *allowing them to embody different characters, share their minds and even discuss with them while they live in the same body. That’s not all! Composed of 3 different parts, the story mode will allow players to experience 3 different perspectives each offering different details and secrets about the story. Players will first play the Super Warriors Arc from the perspective of the Saiyans, followed by the Super Villain Arc from the perspective of the enemies and finally the Android Arc from the perspective of the Androids. By taking part in different fighting combinations included in these 3 chapters, players will be able to level up their characters and get a full understanding of the amazing Dragon Ball FighterZ scenario! The story mode map will also surprise players by allowing tactical moves as you will have different options for their next destination. This strategical choice will have an impact on fighting abilities in future fights!
Further to the prior announcements, Bandai Namco Entertainment can also reveal more about the digital versions of Dragon Ball FighterZ:
- The Dragon Ball FighterZ – Ultimate Edition contains the game and the FighterZ Pass and additional content such as the commentator Voice Pack and the long-awaited Anime Music pack. The Anime Music Pack has been requested by fans for years and will include 11 songs from the anime. Players will be able to fight to the sound of “CHA-LA HEAD-CHA-LA”, “WE GOTTA POWER”, and the most famous endings and background music!
- The FighterZ Pass included into the Dragon Ball FighterZ – FighterZ Edition and the Dragon Ball FighterZ – Ultimate Edition is composed of 8 additional mighty characters with their respective stamp, set of alternative colours and even Lobby Avatars.
- Dragon Ball FighterZ announcements are always massive. Fans can now pre-order on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC from today. By pre-ordering the digital versions of Dragon Ball FighterZ, Dragon Ball FighterZ – FighterZ Edition* or the Dragon Ball FighterZ – Ultimate Edition, all players will receive a pre-order bonus including the early unlock to both SSGSS Goku and SSGSS Vegeta along with 2 exclusive lobby avatars. All the pre-orders on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions will receive exclusive early access to January’s Open Beta. Stay tuned for more details about the open beta.
Last but not least, more details about the online modes are also revealed! The online modes with interconnected match-making will be the perfect place to test players’ skills. In the Circle Match mode, up to 8 players can enter into the room to fight against each other where up to 4 fights can happen simultaneously. The World Match mode will allow players to choose between casual and ranked matches.
Dragon Ball FighterZ will be launched on 26th January 2018 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.