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Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja – Storm 2 ships over one million units worldwide

Thursday, 2nd December 2010 21:53 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

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Believe it!!

Namco Bandai has announced Ultimate Ninja – Storm 2v has shipped over one million units worldwide since it’s October launch.

Available for PS3 and Xbox 360, the game comes with a new online versus mode, redefined fighting mechanics, and story based on the popular animated series.

Developed by CyberConnect2, the game includes over 40 playable warriors and as an added bonus, Lars Alexandersson of Tekken 6 appears as an unlockable guest character.

That’s awesome. We love Naruto, dattebayo.

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  1. Erthazus

    Very good game. Campaign was really enjoyable. Graphics art was absolutely jaw dropping.

    #1 3 years ago
  2. Mattigan

    Is this in any way like the the previous Naruto games on the 360?

    #2 3 years ago
  3. ton77

    “believe it!” is only in english dub

    #3 3 years ago
  4. Stephany Nunneley

    @3 Yeah. I know. I’ve watched it for years.

    #4 3 years ago
  5. bluemanrule

    @Mattigan The 360 games were published by Ubisoft. This CyberConnect 2 games is more similar to the Ultimate Ninja games you see on the PS2 & PSP. This game does incorporate exploration like the Ubisoft Naruto games (R.O.A.N & Broken Bond).

    The demo did not give any of that gameplay so I cannot give you an impression. From the reviews I’ve read, it’s a very well-executed game. I’m waiting for a price-drop to jump on it.

    #5 3 years ago
  6. freedoms_stain

    The demo of this was pretty awesome, I’d like to give the full game a go.

    #6 3 years ago
  7. absolutezero

    I hate you forever for using believe it Steph.

    Really. No forgiveness here.

    #7 3 years ago
  8. Dralen

    @7 You can’t be that harsh. Steph used both versions after all.

    #8 3 years ago
  9. Stephany Nunneley

    @8 Exactly! :D Actually, my brother and I shout BELIEVE IT at each other quite a bit as a joke. We prefer the subtitled versions of the DVDs anyway.

    #9 3 years ago
  10. M2Kx

    Fine, and now, Ubisoft, give me a naruto game, that actually has some shounen gameplay :)

    #10 3 years ago
  11. Dralen

    @9 I used to do that with my friend when I first started watching Naruto. But yeah, eventually I moved onto the awesomeness of Japanese and subtitles.

    #11 3 years ago
  12. freedoms_stain

    I think I’ve pretty much given up on Naruto anime. Every now and then I go back and watch the manga arc episodes, but I can’t stand Naruto filler arcs or movies. They’re all the freakin same. I can’t watch Naruto find another lonely kid who’s a wee bit fucked in the head because their parents were murdered and raped in front of them only for Naruto to win their hearts via his magical likeability power.

    Btw sorry if I ruined the latest arc for you, but that is pretty much what is 100% definitely going to happen. Oh, and he’ll beat the last bad guy with some magical special Rasengan.

    Sorry again.

    #12 3 years ago
  13. Erthazus

    Just read manga for sake.

    #13 3 years ago
  14. Mattigan

    @5 thanks, I really loved the first 2 Ubisoft games, particularly playing through the singleplayer.

    The demo was a total turn off for me, all style over substance which is what the PS3 games seemed to be from vids I saw of them (haven’t played them though).

    Think I need to see just how combat heavy this one is before shelling out.

    #14 3 years ago
  15. StolenGlory

    Dattebayo!!

    Really, really enjoyed this game. The main campaign mode was a tad grindy, but it was one of the most epic gaming experiences i’ve had this year.

    By proxy it also bodes extremely well for the forthcoming Asura’s Wrath, which is being developed by the same team and appears to boast an even higher level of epic insanity.

    #15 3 years ago
  16. Lord Gremlin

    It’s like Japanese Harry Potter, really.

    #16 3 years ago
  17. freedoms_stain

    Hey, there should be a new Naruto chapter out right now… *checks*… sweet!

    @16, yeah… no.

    #17 3 years ago
  18. StolenGlory

    @16

    But with ninjas.

    And not shit.

    #18 3 years ago