The newest State of Play event is already revealing some crazy new games, including a few that anime fans are surely going to adore, and yes, that is a JoJo’s reference. Titled JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R, this brand new title is coming in early fall 2022, and is set to feature over 50 characters from across the series.
You can check out the official announcement trailer and description for JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R below.
It’s a JoJo gathering! This isn’t an experience you’d want to miss. A fighting game featuring 50 characters from JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, each from different arcs, is scheduled for release in 2022!
Many fans of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure are captivated by Hirohiko Araki’s unique art style. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R captures the passionate character expressions that are vintage JoJo, allowing you to experience the JoJo universe with powerful imagery as if Hirohiko Araki’s manga had come to life. Now you can freely move the characters created by Hirohiko Araki with your own hands, and feel as if you’re inside the manga where graphics and text meet to invoke the characteristic “ゴ ゴ ゴ ゴ ゴ”.
This title consists of All Star Battle Mode, Arcade Mode, Online Mode, Versus Mode, Practice Mode, and Gallery Mode. The main mode, All Star Battle Mode, features not only clashes between characters from the original game, but also new battles that are unique to All Star Battle R. You can play through over 100 battles with various settings and conditions. This mode also offers special cosmetic skins for characters and unique illustrations that can be enjoyed in gallery mode.
The game is a remake of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle, which was released back in 2014 internationally. It is also important to note that the game will be available on Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, and PC upon its release.
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