A new scan for Bandai Namco Entertainment’s crossover game based on Weekly Shonen Jump managa franchises confirms three new playable characters! The obvious two are Gon Freecss and Hisoka Morow from Hunter x Hunter. Gon is the main character of the Hunter x Hunter series and seems to have both his normal form as well as adult form as well from the Chimera Ant Arc. Hisoka is a sort of villain in Hunter x Hunter whom Gon crosses paths with, but he has also provided support to our hero.
If you look closely at the screenshots within the scan, you may see Vegeta from Dragon Ball Z as a playable character as well! Vegeta is known as the Prince of All Saiyans and is one of the good guys in the Dragon Ball series. He started out as a villain, but over time has had a change of heart and fights along the side of all that is good. vegeta is the third character from the legendary Dragon Ball series confirmed thus far in the game, with the other two being Goku and Frieza.
Alongside the new characters, a new stage seem to be confirmed – Staten Island in New York (USA) where the famous Statue of Liberty resides.
Thus far 12 playable characters have been confirmed in Jump Force – Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto Shippuden), Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto Shippuden), Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece), Roronoa Zoro (One Piece), Son Goku (Dragon Ball Z), Frieza (Dragon Ball Z), Vegeta (Dragon Ball Z), Ichigo Kurosaki (Bleach), Rukia Kuchiki (Bleach), Sosuke Aizen (Bleach), Gon Freecss (Hunter x Hunter), and Hisoka Morow (Hunter x Hunter). Characters Light Yagami and Ryuki from the Death Note anime/manga series will also be a part of the game’s story mode. You can take a look at everybody except the latest three confirmed characters in the video below.
Jump Force is a 3D fighting video game developed by Spike Chunsoft that will be published by Bandai Namco Entertainment for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC/Steam sometime in 2019 worldwide.