Bandai Namco’s anime mash-up fighting game Jump Force will have a closed beta! This was announced by the publisher in a press release, which also announced a set of new characters, the game’s Season Pass, and even the high-priced Collector’s Edition.
First off, the Jump Force beta will happen from October 12-14, with sign ups now live right here. Registration will run from September 20 to October 7, though it’s not a guarantee that you’ll get in. Next, the Jump Force Collector’s Edition will have a MSRP of $259.99, and include the following:
Exclusive 30cm tall diorama statue of Luffy, Naruto, and Goku
JUMP FORCE software
Exclusive SteelBook® case
3 art boards
Jump Force will also launch with a Season Pass which will add nine new characters to the game’s roster.
You want new confirmed fighters? Two new characters from anime Yu Yu Hakusho, and two more from Hunter X Hunter are entering the fray! Check out their debut trailer below.
Revealed today are four new playable fighters from classic manga Yu Yu Hakusho and Hunter X Hunter. Yusuke, Toguro, Kirua and Kurapika have joined the roster of upcoming game JUMP FORCE! View them in the Tokyo Game Show trailer revealed today.
Legendary artist Akira Toriyama also designed four brand new story characters just for Jump Force! And yes, there’s also a new trailer showcasing them, too. There’s also screenshots and character info for these characters as well.
Kirua is the third son of the Zoldyck family – the most infamous and deadly assassins of the world. He was expected to join them, but chased his own fate by running away from home to become a Hunter.
Kurapika also had a difficult family history – as the last survivor of his clan. They are both very strong fighters that value their friends and they will do anything to protect them!
Finally, a new real world stage has also been announced! The Himeji Castle, which is one of the most famous Japanese places in the country will become an arena for the game!