Marvelous Europe has announced some exciting news today, Japan’s most tantalizing action fighting game, Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus, will be made available in the PlayStation Store for PS Vita on October 15th in Europe, Australia, and other PAL regions. For those in North America be expecting to see the title come to on October 14th and be published by the sister label XSEED.
Along with the exciting news that the Shinobi Girls will be making their way to both Europe, Australia, other PAL regions, and North America, a new gameplay trailer has been released.
In the trailer below, you will get to see the characters, moves, and costumes of the Hanzo Academy, which is one of the four fighting factions in the game:
Senran Kagura series has been a big hit, with around 500,000 sales in Japan alone, there has been even more than just these video games that have been released, there have be manga comics, anime TV shows, toys, and pillow cases. “Busting out of the 2D side-scrolling action of the first title, SENRAN KAGURA SHINOVI VERSUS sees battles unfold in a fully realised 3D environment. The infamous SENRAN KAGURA formula remains intact, though, with sprawling mid-air combos, over-the-top humour and revealing Secret Ninja Art techniques making this the biggest Senran Kagura experience to date.”
Players will get to experience Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus, with the following features:
- 3D Brawling! In a huge evolution from Burst, the action in Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus now plays out in fully realised 3D environments. Chaining mid air combos has never felt more satisfying!
- Rich and detailed Narrative! You can experience the story from the perspective of each of the four Academies to become fully immersed in the Senran Kagura universe. Understand each of the 22 characters’ strengths, weaknesses, fears and desires as they progress towards their destiny.
- Multiplayer action! Take the fight online and battle against real life opponents in 4-player multiplayer. Chose from three distinct game modes: Deathmatch, Strip Battle and Understorm to prove you are the master shinobi!
- Get Creative! With hundreds of outfits, hairstyles and accessories to chose from, the Dressing Room is more complete than ever. Chose from a huge variety of styles to ensure every Shinobi looks unique.
Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus is being developed by Tamsoft along with Marvelous Inc. of Japan for the PS Vita, and Marvelous Europe will be publishing the title in Europe digitally via the PlayStation Store, which will cost you about an estimated €29.99. It has been announced on the PlayStation Blog for the U.S. mentioning that there will be a Limited run “Let’s Get Physical” Edition that will feature the following; 144-page art, strategy guide, and a 39-track musical selections disc, all in a shiny foil collector’s box.
You can find out more information about Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus on Marvelous Game’s official site. Plus also follow Marvelous Games on Twitter and Facebook to keep up to date on the game when it gets closer to release.