First gameplay of Bandai Namco Entertainment and developer Soleil Ltd’s Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker has been released! It is over 14 inutes long and features our hero Naruto Uzumaki on a four man team that includes Sasuke Uchiha, Sakura Haruno, and Kakashi Hatake. All characters are in their Naruto Shippuden forms.
Players can see Naruto fighting random unnamed ninja and and battle the giant One-Tailed Beast boss, Shukaku! Naruto is armed with ninja dashing, running on walls, running on land, punches, kicks, kunai slashes, the Rasenshuriken, Giant Rasnegan, and the famous traditional Rasengan! Naruto is also seen transforming briefly into Sage Mode.
In addition to the aforementioned characters, other playable characters (not in the video) confirmed this far are as follows: Itachi Uchiha, Kisame Hoshigaki, Pain, Konan, Shikamaru Nara, Choji Akimichi, Hinata Hyuga, and Rock Lee.
Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker is a multiplayer game set in the Naruto universe. Players will be able to fight with their favorite characters and discover a new gameplay style set in thrilling 3D environments with a graphic style completely different from the Naruto Storm series. Up to eight human players can engage to become the greatest ninja.
In order attain victory, a team of players must combine the right combination of skills as they will be able to select characters with RPG-like attributes – Attack Type, Ranged Type, Defense Type, and Heal Type. These are depicted by the fist, shield, shuriken, and heart symbol in the image below. Players can change tactics and strategy by changing the combination of styles on their team. Each character must carry out their role in order to guide their team to victory.
Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker is in development by developer Soleil Ltd. and will be published by Bandai Namco Entertainment to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC/Steam. A specific release date has not yet been announced, but the game will be published sometime early in 2018. Anime Games Online hopes to have additional information as it is announced. Here are the first two trailers for Naruto to Boruto: Shinibi Striker