Jump Force is adding characters from Yu Yu Hakusho and Hunter X Hunter to its ever-growing roster, according to an announcement by Bandai Namco Entertainment. Specifically, Yu Yu Hakusho characters Yusuke and Toguro as well as Kirua and Kurapika from Hunter X Hunter will be joining the Jump Force roster. Bandai Namco Entertainment has also released a trailer to showcase the newly announced characters, which you can watch above.
Bandai Namco Entertainment also announced that Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama has designed four brand-new characters just for the game’s story mode. The new characters include Glover, Navigator, Galena, and Kane. You can check out a trailer featuring the brand-new characters below:
Additionally, Yugi Moto from Yu-Gi-Oh! was also recently announced as a playable character in Jump Force alongside the announcement that Himeji Castle will be one of the real-world stages featured in the game.
Lastly, a Closed Beta Test has been announced for Jump Force which will be held from October 12 to 14, 2018, for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. More details on where to register for the Closed Beta Test will be announced soon.
Jump Force is scheduled for release sometime in February 2019 on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam.