10 character arts from Naruto Storm 3 have been released! They are of Asuma (Edo Tensei), Butterfly Choji, Ino, Shikamaru, Sasuke, Naruto, the Nine Tails, Kinkaku, Ginkaku, and Deidara (Edo Tensei).
Additionally, according to PlayStationLifestyle, the Naruto Storm 3 demo is headed to North America on February 19th for the PlayStation 3! Anime Games Online expects the Xbox 360 version to be released within a week of that, if not on the same day.
Namco Bandai revealed the demo for Europe and Australia to also be released on February 19th. It’s likely the Xbox 360 version will be released on February 19th and the PS3 version will be released on February 20th since the PSN store in Europe updates on Wednesdays.
Japan will be getting the demo on February 19th as well. Namco Bandai Games Japan has announced the Japanese version of the demo will be comprised of the Third Hokage vs Nine Tails giant boss battle and Minato vs Masked Man story mode boss battle. It hasn’t been revealed what the other regions’ demo will contain, but we expect it all to be the same.
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 is Namco Bandai Games and CyberConnect2’s fourth entry in the Storm series. It will be available for the Sony PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Xbox 360 in North America and South America on March 5, Europe and Australia on March 8, and Japan on April 18, 2013. The story for the game will begin with the Nine Tailed Fox incident from 16 years ago, continue on to the Five Kage Arc, and go up to the Shinobi War, covering the latest episodes of Naruto Shippuden as they air in Japan.