J-Stars Victory VS – 32/40 Review Score

J-Stars Victory VS is making it’s highly anticipated debut in Japan on March 19th. Despite this being a Japanese-exclusive, fans around the world are excited about Namco Bandai and Spike Chunsoft’s dream anime brawler. While fans are waiting for their copy, the good people over at Famitsu have already gotten their hands on it and given their review score – 32/40.

How did they come up with that score? Well, Famitsu generally has 4 staff members play the game and then give their opinion of it in the form of a score out of 10. The sum of their individual scores is the total score for the game. In other words for J-Stars Victory VS, all 4 staff members gave it an 8/10 for a total of 32/40. Is J-Stars Victory VS a good or bad game? We at Anime Games Online’s can’t say at this time, but the score doesn’t thrill us. Of course, we have to say reserve your own opinion until you can play it yourself because you may feel differently. Take a look at how J-Stars Victory VS review score stacks up against other anime games in Famitsu’s opinion:

  • Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 (PS3/360) – 10/10/10/9 (39/40)
  • Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2 (PS3/360) – 10/9/10/10 (39/40)
  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 (PS3) – 10/9/9/9 (37/40)
  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors (PS3) – 9/9/9/9 (36/40)
  • Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations (PS3/360) – 9/9/9/9 (36/40)
  • Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm (PS3) – 9/9/9/8 (35/40)
  • Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Impact (PSP) – 9/8/9/9 (35/40)
  • Naruto Shippuuden: Ultimate Ninja 5 (PS2) – 9/9/8/8 (34/40)
  • One Piece: Gigant Battle 2: New World (NDS) – 8/8/9/8 (33/40)
  • Dragon Ball Z: Burst Limit (PS3/360) – 9/8/8/8 (33/40)
  • Dragon Ball: Raging Blast (PS3/360) – 9/8/8/8 (33/40)
  • Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 (Wii) – 9/8/8/8 (33/40)
  • J-Stars Victory VS (PS3/Vita) – 8/8/8/8 (32/40)
  • Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z (PS3/360/Vita) – 8/8/8/8 (32/40)
  • Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 (PS2) – 8/8/8/8 (32/40)
  • Dragon Ball: Raging Blast 2 (PS3/X360) – 8/8/8/7 – (31/40)
  • One Piece: Unlimited Cruise SP (3DS) – 8/7/8/8 (31/40)
  • Jump Ultimate Stars (DS) – 7/7/8/8 (30/40)
  • One Piece: Gigant Battle (NDS) – 8/7/8/7 (30/40)
  • Bleach: Soul Ignition (PS3) – 7/7/7/7 (28/40)

J-Stars Victory VS is a team action fighter by Namco Bandai Games that showcases various characters from the world of Shonen Jump manga. The game was tentatively titled Project Versus J before the name was officially changed to J-Stars Victory VS. Currently, the game is only confirmed for a Japanese release of March 19, 2014 on the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. No plans have been announced at all for a North American or European release. Please visit the J-Stars Victory VS section for more information on the game.