Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Strom 4 is a fighting game developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai Namco. The game is based on popular anime series, Naruto: Shippuden. UNS4 continues the adventures of Naruto Uzumaki, a young ninja warrior from the Hidden Leaf Village, as the ninja world is thrown into the chaos of the Fourth Great Ninja War.UNS4 sees the return of many familiar gameplay features, introduces new ones and includes over 100 playable characters. Road to Boruto pack expands the story, adding a new scenario campaign and characters appearing in Boruto: Naruto the Movie. The game received very good reviews, with critics praising the large roster of characters and new gameplay mechanics.Ultimate Ninja gameplayUltimate Ninja Storm 4 is a fighting game, in which the player faces off against their opponent in a 3D arena. The player can fight their battles solo or in teams of up to three, with one character being controlled by the player and others acting as support. A new mechanic in UNS4 is that the player can swap between the characters in their team, creating unique combos. Another new feature related to the team gameplay is the introduction of team ultimate jutsu: a finisher move which involves all the members of the team; if two specific characters are put on the team, they will perform a unique ultimate jutsu.The scenario campaign features what are called mob battles, with the character fighting a large number of enemies. During the story mode, the player will also face powerful bosses, each with a specific gameplay strategy.The roster of UNS4 contains 100 characters, both from the main Naruto series as well as Shippuden. Many of the characters come in variants and can be equipped with different techniques, costumes, and cosmetic items.Road to Boruto expansion pack introduces a new scenario campaign, occurring after the main story mode. The player controls Boruto Uzumaki, Naruto’s son, in a brand-new plotline. The RtB pack adds several new characters, including Boruto, Sarada and Mitsuki, as well as adult Naruto and Sasuke.The Tale of Naruto UzumakiThe 4th Great Ninja War rages on! Obito Uchiha and resurrected Madara Uchiha launch their attack on the Ninja Alliance forces. Naruto Uzumaki, Sakura Haruno, Kakashi Hatake, and others must unite to stop their plan to unleash the Infinite Tsukuyomi technique on the Ninja World. Meanwhile, Sasuke Uchiha, aided by his Taka teammates as well as Orochimaru and Kabuto Yakushi, continue their quest to find out the truth behind the roots of Hidden Leaf Village.The force behind the events that led to the war is ready to be revealed, and Naruto and Sasuke’s final confrontation is about to begin.ReceptionNS: UNS4 received positive reviews from the critics. Reviewers praised the gameplay innovations, especially the ability to swap the characters on the players' team during the battle. The large roster of characters, spanning both anime series was also considered one of the strongest points of the game.
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT introduces squad-based battle gameplay by allowing you to wage war with over 20 of your favourite Final Fantasy characters. Combining unparalleled visuals, seamless gameplay, and your favourite characters from the past 30 years of the franchise, Dissidia Final Fantasy NT welcomes all gamers with 3 vs. 3 battles and the series renowned “bravery combat system”. While aiming for supremacy, call forth familiar summons like Ifrit, Shiva, and Odin to aid you and your party! Square Enix is collaborating with Team Ninja, one of the world's leading developers in the fighting game genre, to bring Dissidia Final Fantasy NT to life. FINAL FANTASY, everything you could ever want – Over twenty playable FINAL FANTASY legends to play. Over ten iconic battle arenas. And legendary summons.Welcome warrior, there’s a mode for all – A mode for every player, whether it’s competitive online matches, custom lobbies for friends only, offline matches versus AI, or training to learn and refine combat techniques.The more you fight, the more you gain– After each battle, the player will receive experience points and Gil. With that, players can gain new skills and freely customize their character.Only the brave survive– The bravery combat system allows a much deeper and more methodical approach to the fighting game genre, separating luck from skill. The way to win is to garner bravery points before unleashing critical HP attacks against your opponent.- Enter the arena on January 30, 2018.
Dead or Alive 6 is a 3D fighting action game for PC developed by Team Ninja and published by Koei Tecmo. It was released in March of 2019 and is the sixth installment of acclaimed Dead or Alive series, which started in 1996 on arcades. The game lets the player choose one of over 20 playable fighters, such as fan favorites Kasumi, Hayabusa and Tina, and take them through of several modes, including story mode, online and offline versus, survival and more.GameplayDead or Alive 6 is a fighting game set in a 3D environment. Players can freely move their characters around the field of battle, which is sometimes divided into levels, accessible by launching enemy character against the wall, out the window or into the floor. The arenas include what is called “danger zones”, located usually at the opposite ends of the stage, but also on the floor. If player or enemy fighter is launched into the danger zone they receive more damage. Danger zones are stage dependent and rage from breakable walls to exploding barrels and out-of-control cars.DOA 6retains most of the core combat mechanics of its predecessors adding a few new tools play with. Fighting is still focused on dealing damage through kicks and punches as well as timely countering enemy attacks. Gameintroduces a simplified combo mechanic called Fatal Rush, where pressing an attack button several times chains into a combination. Another new feature is Break Gauge, which fills in with time. When full, Fatal Rush ends with a powerful attack, similar to Dead or Alive 5’s Critical Blow. Last but not the least of new mechanics is Fatal Reversal, which reverses and stuns the opponent, leaving them open for a counterattack.Dead or Alive 6 saw some improvement in terms of graphics as well. Certain actions trigger slow-motion mode when the camera focuses on cinematic blow landing on the enemy. Fighters receive visible battle damage, such as bruises and bloody scratches, are covered in dirt and sweat after an intense fight. Controversial breast physics on female character remains intact, contrary to pre-release information, however, it can be adjusted by the player, just like the level of violence.The plot and playable charactersAfter the events of the previous game, Kasumi, a Mugen Tenshin clan ninja and one of the female protagonists of the Dead or Alive series lives as a recluse in a mountain village. However, a new threat throws the world into chaos and Kasumi must return to face it.Dead or Alive 6 includes fighters returning from the previous games in the series, as well as a couple of new faces. The returning characters include fan favorites such as:Kasumi – a Mugen Tenshin ninja and the main protagonist of the series; her ninjutsu fighting style is both fast and deadly.Ayane – Kasumi’s half-sister and fellow Mugen Tenshin ninja; due to circumstances of her birth she both hates and admires Kasumi.Hayate – Kasumi’s older brother; former guinea pig of DOATEC research lab, he swears to avenge his treatment at the hands of its chairman, Donovan.Hayabusa – Hayate’s friend and rival and Kasumi’s mentor; Hayabusa is also the main character of DOA spinoff series, Ninja Gaiden.Helena – the current leader of DOATEC and young heiress to the Douglas fortune; she fights using the Pi Gua Guan style, easy for dodging and countering attacks.Tina -daughter of the legendary pro-wrestler Bass Armstrong and a capable fighter herself, Tina pursued various paths of life to step out of her father’s shadow. Her trademark wrestling style allows midair grapples and throws.New fighters in DOA 6 are:NiCO – a codename for the genius scientist working on a new secret M.I.S.T. project; her analytical mind and natural talent at martial arts make her a foe not to be treated lightly.Diego - a street brawler from New York, he uses the money from illegal fights to support his sick mother; his style of fighting has little in the way of elegance, for which it makes up with brutality and underhanded moves, like headbutts.ReceptionDOA 6 received positive reviews from critics and players, who liked the refined graphics and gameplay mechanics as well as new modes. The game was praised for several gameplay improvements over its predecessors, detailed graphics and engaging story mode witch engaging plot and interesting characters.
If you like destruction and mayhem, this 2D turn-based artillery video game is made for you. In Worms W.M.D you are presented with an arsenal out of this planet available right now for your Windows, Mac OS or Linux. Team17 Digital Lab put a lot of effort to make this part of worms series even more destructive and satisfying than ever before, with a huge arsenal, many single-player campaign levels, and beautiful, hand-drawn style, graphics.GameplayChallenge yourself going through 30 levels of the single-player campaign, where you can test new pieces of the arsenal such as dodgy phone battery as well as the classic weaponry like a bazooka. In Worms WMD (PC)you can play versus AI, in a local or online multiplayer, where you can face up to five opponents each one having up to eight different worms in their team. Conquer your enemies and make your mark on the pages of history.ArsenalCause mayhem with more than 80 useful weapons and pieces of equipment as well as a number of powerful guns, strategically situated on the maps. You can use them to gain an advantage over your opponent and create even more destruction on the battlefield.For those, who still crave more, the developers prepared a special feature, which allows players to create more powerful weapons of mass destruction while the opponent’s turn takes place. The ‘crafting’ feature allows the player to collect materials falling from the sky in crates during their turn, and make use of them in the same or opponent’s turn to create special kinds of already offered weapons. The crafted piece can be used in the next turn of the player, as the production of weapons takes time.Vehicles in Worms!Additionally, for the first time in the series, the developers gave the worms access to vehicles, which allow them to conquer the arena even faster. Now, you can become the pilot of a helicopter, or a driver of a tank, a Rocket League car or the Mech walker. Each vehicle has its own style and features, for example, the Rocket League car can help the worm to move faster and easier through the map and the tank can cause huge damage to the enemy team.In this game, you can gain tactical advantage and keep your worms safe by hiding them in the buildings scattered across the maps or set a trap for the opposing worms, who cannot see the interior. The developers also did not forget about the old fans of worms, as this edition uses a well-known classic physics system and the Ninja Rope.All these features are now topped off by the beautiful graphics, made in a hand-drawn style as well as many great visual effects accompanying the explosions. The sound effects and funny voices of the worms make the experience enjoyable for everyone.ReceptionThe game met with an overall positive response from the players, who highly praised its 2D graphics and the tremendous amount of new weapons. Additionally, the return to the formula of classic Worms games, while presenting new features keeps the game fresh and makes the PvP gameplay one of the best modes.
For the first time on a Nintendo console, get ready for one of the most intense, visually spectacular fighting games franchises ever, as DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions launches on Nintendo 3DS. Enjoy the 3D effect without the need for glasses, battle through rich and varied environments and compete in wireless multiplayer match-ups as one of 25 playable characters.Offering fast-paced combat, devastating counter attack combinations and interactive environments which can be used to inflict heavy damage on opponents, DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions is a full-throttle smack-down experience. In a unique addition to the gameplay, the Nintendo 3DS Touch Screen will show players the combination moves each fighter can carry out during the game. Learn the controls to perform these powerful combos or use the Touch Screen to pull them off for instant impact.With 12 distinct game modes, DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions keeps the explosive 3D combat coming thick and fast. Fight alongside a friend against the computer in TAG CHALLENGE, face a stream of opponents in SURVIVAL or perfect your craft in TRAINING – plus a whole lot more!DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions retells the saga of the franchise in a never before seen way, as you discover the secrets behind the ongoing power struggle within the Mugen Tenshin ninja clan and the carefully guarded “Torn Sky Blast” fighting technique. The evil DOATEC company, host of the DEAD OR ALIVE tournaments, tries to uncover the secrets for perfecting the creation of a “super fighter”. DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions will see the return of an array of female characters, renowned for their beauty and classic to the DEAD OR ALIVE series, such as Kasumi, Leifang and Tina Armstrong, along with more recent characters such as Kokoro, Eliot and Hitomi, which are sure to appeal to fans old and new.In another first, every character in the DEAD OR ALIVE series is available in one game. Through the CHRONICLE mode players will follow certain characters’ journeys to unravel the truth behind each of their stories. With the first four chapters representing the first four DEAD OR ALIVE games, the fifth chapter acts as an epilogue to the epic saga. Using the Touch Screen, players will be able to learn how each of the characters relates to one another and unravel the story behind DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions.Also new to DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions is the ability to use unique features of Nintendo 3DS in order to add new depths to the gameplay. In THROWDOWN mode players get to fight against the character of another player encountered via StreetPass for a chance to add character figurines to their arsenal. This virtual opponent is an AI created by the game, based on the battle records of the player. Team NINJA will also use SpotPass to distribute special THROWDOWN challenges - with special figurines up for grabs. Exclusively utilising SpotPass you can also collect up to 34 new costumes which will be distributed via SpotPass.With the SHOWCASE mode players will be able to marvel at the full range of 3D figurines that can be unlocked whilst completing the game and position them in one of seventeen backgrounds to take pictures. Saved pictures taken in SHOWCASE mode can be viewed in the DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions 3D PHOTO ALBUM. Show off the dynamic snaps that you have captured to others in full 3D, on your very own Nintendo 3DS.Step into a world of spectacular 3D combat and witness the evolution of a cherished fighting franchise in DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions - exclusively for Nintendo 3DS.- Choose from 25 playable characters and battle in interactive environments that come to life in stereoscopic 3D.- Play in 12 game modes and tackle friends or fight by their side in wireless multiplayer combat.- Everyone can jump right in thanks to a Touch Screen control option that makes triggering combos easy.- Acquire new content via SpotPass and keep the combat flowing when your Nintendo 3DS is in Sleep Mode thanks to StreetPass challenges against other players.