As part of a recent media event, the president of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, gave a preview of the up-coming Naruto game for the Nintendo 3DS! The Naruto SD Powerful Shippuden video preview features gameplay footage of Naruto and Rock Lee fighting various animals and ninja. Special attacks like Rasengan and Primary Lotus are shown along with brief transformations of Naruto going Three Tails and Rock Lee wearing a bikini. Sakura, Sai, and Yamato join in on the action too in the form of support characters, each using it’s respective talents to help fight off the enemies Naruto or Lee are taking on. Towards the end of the video preview are a few seconds of footage from Naruto’s boss battle against Kakashi!
Naruto SD Powerful Shippuden is a side-scrolling action/adventure game for the Nintendo 3DS by Namco Bandai Games and Inti Creates. Confirmed playable characters include Rock Lee and Naruto. The game is set for release in Japan sometime Winter 2012. A release for North America and Europe has not been announced.