A new J-Stars Victory VS trailer video has been released! It shows under 20 seconds of footage featuring Yusuke Urameshi (YuYu Hakusho) and Gon Freeccss (Hunter X Hunter)! The video mentions J-Stars Victory VS will be playable for the first time at the 2013 Tokyo Game Show (TGS), which will be held from September 19-22 in Japan. No word on a release date yet for the game, however.
J-Stars Victory VS is a four player team action fighter by Namco Bandai Games that showcases various characters from the world of Shonen Jump. Thus far Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto Shippuden), Son Goku (Dragon Ball Z), Ichigo Kurosaki (Bleach), Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece), Yusuke Urameshi (YuYu Hakusho), Gon Freeccss (Hunter X Hunter), Gintoki Sakata (Gintama), Kankichi Ryotsu (KochiKame), Toriko (Toriko), and Himura (Rurouni Kenshin) have been confirmed, with more likely to be announced in the future. The game was tentative titled Project Versus J before the name was officially changed to J-Stars Victory VS. Currently, only a Japanese release of the game for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita has been announced, however, no release date has been mentioned as of this time. No word on a North American or European release either.