Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Blazing Out in Japan, Summer Worldwide Plans

Posted on July 15, 2016

Bandai Namco Entertainment has announced Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Blazing is now available in Japan. There are plans for a summer 2016 worldwide release, so expect this mobile game in English on the App Store and Google Play within the next few months. This is a free-to-play game with in-app purchases. Take a look at the official press release, an overview of how to play, and gameplay video below.

GREE, Inc. and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. have begun distribution of the smartphone game “NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja Blazing” based on “NARUTO SHIPPUDEN” on July 14 in Japan. It is available on the App Store and Google Play. Its worldwide distribution is scheduled for this summer. GREE, Inc. is in charge of distribution in Japan and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. is in charge of content planning/development/management and overseas distribution.

  • The first smartphone game based on the “NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja” series, the popular console game software!
    This is the first smartphone game based on the popular console game “NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja” series, the cumulative shipment of which has exceeded 15 million copies. Starting with distribution in Japan on July 14, its worldwide distribution is scheduled for this summer. The worldwide release intends to spread the fun of playing “NARUTO SHIPPUDEN” all over the world.
  • The new “Shinobi formation battle” lets players enjoy strategic multiplayer battles in which up to 3 people can take part
    This application offers a new smartphone gaming experience, while also inserting familiar cut-ins from the “NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja” console game series during battles. Players can connect online and enjoy cooperative battles against enemies. By forming a team of up to 3 players, players can enjoy battles requiring a strategic use of positioning.