During today's Nintendo Direct, it was reiterated that the hit sequel Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 will launch in summer of 2016 on the 3DS eShop.

The sequel to the original Azure Striker Gunvolt, the newest installment brings new features and characters to the mix. Gunvolt's rival Copen is now a playable character and possesses the trait to copy all of the seven new boss characters abilities and use them as his own.

The first game is currently on promotion, too with a third off the price until 1st June.

In the meantime, you can check out the trailer below:

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