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NAMCO BANDAI Games' New Tactical RPG Brings Together the Fiercest Characters from Three Major Japanese Publishers to Create One Frenetic Gaming Experience

NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. today announced that Project X Zone (working title) will be coming to challenge gamers in both Europe and Australasia in the summer of 2013, exclusively for Nintendo 3DS. This epic crossover title brings together the fiercest and most popular legacy characters from NAMCO BANDAI, SEGA, and Capcom's most beloved franchises to create a Strategy-RPG experience that can only be described as the ultimate cross-over title.

Developed by Monolith Soft and Banpresto, Project X Zone features over 50 playable characters from 29 historic game franchises by three of Japan's most respected video game companies. In Project X Zone players will use a team of two characters known as a Pair Unit to explore the world within the game. An additional character known as a Solo Unit can be combined with the Pair Unit to assist in battles with Solo Attacks as well as augment the attacks available for players to execute. Throughout the game, epic battles are waiting to erupt at a moment's notice. Players will have to master an array of screen-busting moves including Solo Attacks, Support Attacks, Cross Hits, and Finishing Moves in order to defeat a multitude of foes.

Project X Zone takes place in a world surrounded by a hidden chaos with shadows and evil lurking beneath the peaceful cover of everyday life. When a rift in time and space suddenly appears, a doorway to various universes is opened allowing both heroes and villains from different worlds to cross paths. Players will be able to take control of a huge selection of paired heroes including favorites such as Jin and Xiaoyu (TEKKEN), Toma and Cyrille (Shining Force EXA), to X and Zero (Mega Man X) and discover the cause of the rift and stop evil from coming through and spreading into their world.

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Posted by Philip J Reed

The best of 200+ worlds

It's unlikely that this review is the first you're hearing of Project X Zone; with a sprawling, time-traveling, world-hopping, dimension-skipping plot that draws together more than 200 characters from about 30 different franchises, there's been a lot of...

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User Comments (20)



UltraGamer said:

Hmm, kind of sceptical about this one. Need more info, gameplay, screenshots and reviews to make a final conclusion. I think the idea of making them fight together is amazing though!



cosplaygamer129 said:

ok with the pictures that you see there thay look like the old fighting games but when you have seen the demos,trailer,and gameplay than you will know that this game is SUPER AWESOME WHEN YOU HAVE SEEN EVERY THING i did why cant you just try it ok well see yall later bye.!3



Dhampir-Killer said:

I have played every game all these characters in project x zone are in from their own game but the one I din't see coming is freaking John McClane from the Die Hard movies, in Japan they changed his name to Bruno Delinger and has his own game called Dynamite Deka...........Bruce Willis is gonna be buying PXZ, I can see it in my head already



Dhampir-Killer said:

June 25th guys remember that cuz' its gonna be Cross Active Battle System again for the people who own Namco X Capcom



Gregor said:

@WhoBeThat when a bunch of companies get together to make one game, it usually doesn't end well. Look at Aliens: Colonial Marines.



B3ND3R said:

@Fusion14 But that was two crappy companies with Sega as a publisher... This is three mega-giants in gaming creating another entry in a awesome series. Have faith, this is going to rock.



Persona_Yu said:

I'm going to buy it tomorrow...either way if I do't like it,then I'd still play it to waste time but I already played the demo so I'm fine with not liking it..but I'm really interested in the plot



Ryankf said:

I played the demo for this and it was awesome i am definitely thinking about getting this.



GRex28 said:

Games are on christmas sale on eb games and this one is more than 50%. Planned to buy two games for 3ds 1. Tekken for $12 and had to decide on one other game and it was one of them. Tried the Demo, was looking good, challenging, but only JAPANESE voice. Therefore now its out of my list.

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