Today Bandai Namco announced the release date of its next anime-inspired game Naruto X Boruto Ultimate Ninja Storm Connections.
The battle action title, developed by CyberConnect2, will release in North America and Europe on November 17 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.
It's also coming to PC via Steam, but apparently, it'll have a different release date and details will be shared at a later date.
The game will cover several arcs from the original anime and manga, including the formation of Team 7, the Chunin Exams, the Five Kage Summit, and the Fourth Great Ninja War. We'll also see a storyline in which Boruto will be tasked to stop the Fifth Great Ninja War from happening.
Today we get a new trailer revealing three characters from the Kara society, Boro, Delta, and Koji Kashin. You can watch it below. The game will have over 30 playable ninja for you to enjoy.
Speaking of editions, the following will be available, as we learn about the Season Pass that will add five new playable characters after release.
Deluxe Edition: Players will receive the base game, the Season Pass, and an exclusive “Maskless” costume for Kakashi.
The Season Pass will add five new playable characters post-launch, and an exclusive costume for Naruto Uzumaki (Great Ninja War: End).
Ultimate Edition: Fans will receive five new costumes, two costume accessories, and all content included in the Digital Deluxe Edition along with the base game.
Collector’s Edition: In addition to the base game and a steelbook case, fans will also receive a special Collector’s Box complete with a collectible inlay and an exclusive Naruto and Sasuke figurine set themed after the TV Anime’s 20th anniversary.
Premium Collector’s Edition: By pre-ordering the Premium Collector’s Edition, players will receive all digital and physical bonuses from the Digital Deluxe / Ultimate Edition, and the Collector’s Edition. Players will also receive six physical collectible cards and a special scroll with original artwork of all of NARUTO X BORUTO ULTIMATE NINJA STORM CONNECTIONS fighters created exclusively for the game by the studio behind the hit NARUTO anime, Studio Pierrot.