BANDAI NAMCO Europe S.A.S. has announced JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R. The stylistic anime-based fighting game with a massive and memorable roster of characters. Will be coming to PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC in fall 2022.
Developed by CyberConnect2 Co., JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R immerses players in an authentic video game adaptation. It will stay true to the creator Hirohiko Araki’s captivating art style. It will also star the stars of the anime series’ original Japanese VO actors.
Begin JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure
First introduced in 1987 and adapted to anime in 2012. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure is best known for its charismatic heroes who drop unforgettable catchphrases and perform over-the-top moves. As they pummel each other, they use martial arts and supernatural skills. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R is the biggest game ever in the franchise. It will bring together 50 characters from every story arc. Players can experience popular battles from each story. They will also see heroes from different universes interact for the first time. Playing as Jonathan Joestar, DIO, Jotaro Kujo, Jolyne Cujoh. Who is the daughter of Jotaro and the first-ever female JoJo in the series.
“The JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure franchise has been meeting more and more success now, and we are happy to be able to release a game that will allow both long-standing JoJo fans and newcomers to have a fun battle with their favorite characters. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R offers the biggest roster of a JoJo game with 50 characters, with whom players will be able to create their dream matches, as well as new features like the “Support Attack” tag-team battle system, and a wealth of game mode and content making the game accessible and fun for everyone.”
said Herve Hoerdt, Senior Vice President Digital, Marketing & Content at BANDAI NAMCO Europe S.A.S.
What’s new in the JoJo World
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R introduces a completely revamped and improved version of the fight system. First introduced in 2013, upping the tempo with hit stops, dashes, intricate new combos. It will also have an all-new “Support Attack” tag-team battle system. Game modes consist of All-Star Battle Mode, Arcade Mode, Online Mode, Versus Mode, Practice Mode, and Gallery Mode.
The main mode, All-Star Battle Mode, features classic clashes between heroes from prior games. In addition, all-new battles, offer more than 100 different battles for players to experience. The game also offers a range of customizable and collectible skins. This along with unique illustrations that players can unlock and play in Gallery Mode.