Tue, Aug 25, 2009 | 18:54 BST
No More Heroes 2 getting January release, contest
Ubisoft has sent word that No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle will be released in the in January.
Good to hear. Now just give us an exact date. GameStop says January 26.
In the meantime, while you wait with baited breath, the Wii exclusive has a contest going on where players can submit a custom t-shirt design.
The winner of the contest will be hand-picked by none other than Goichi Suda himself, and the game clothing will be forever immortalized in the game.
Get to designing.
More information can be found here. Full press release is below.
SAN FRANCISCO – August 25, 2009 – Today Ubisoft announced an online contest inviting fans to submit designs of their very own custom t-shirt to be included in the upcoming release of No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle. Fans will be able to create their own unique design and the winner will be hand-picked by video game legend and No More Heroes creator Goichi Suda (Suda 51).
The contest is now open, and all entries are due by September 10, 2009, 11:59pm Pacific Standard time. To participate, and for more details, visit: www.nomoreheroescontest.com
About No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle
No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle continues the tale of punk anti-hero Travis Touchdown, the Japanese anime Otaku, and pro wrestling-obsessed assassin. Travis finds himself at the bottom of the UAA (United Assassins Association) rankings and must wage war to exact revenge and become the No. 1 assassin once again. The follow-up to the popular No More Heroes will offer fans infectious, fun gameplay that allows you to wield not just one, but two swords and face multiple bosses simultaneously in bigger-than-ever boss battles. No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle is scheduled to release January 2010 exclusively for the Nintendo Wii system. For more details, please visit: www.nomoreheroesgame.com