Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 now available

Naruto creator says it's "more exciting than the manga."

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3, Namco Bandai and CyberConnect2’s third numbered entry in the high-def Naruto franchise, is now available on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in North America. Additionally, Naruto: Powerful Shippuden is also available for 3DS.

Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 offers over 80 playable characters, advanced online modes, enhanced fighting mechanics, a new ring-out system, Awakened modes, one-versus-many action stages, massive boss battles, and more.

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 has been released! This is really exciting!” said Masashi Kishimoto, author of the Naruto manga series. “The story mode in this game is extremely abundant in volume…. The video quality, animation and even all the fine details that have been put into the game look really great… Absolutely amazing!! The author shouldn’t be saying this, but this is more exciting than the manga! I can’t wait… seriously!”

View new screenshots at the gallery. Watch the launch trailer below.

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