Inazuma Eleven Ares details story, characters, and systems

Plus a look at the Japanese box art.

Level-5 has updated the official website for Inazuma Eleven Ares with information and screenshots on the game’s story, schools and characters, as well as the game’s division of RPG parts and match parts.

Get the details below.

■ About


The Raimon Eleven won a spectacular victory at the Football Frontier, and boys soccer became popular throughout Japan.

Before long, boys soccer adopted an unusual new “Sponsored” system. Since official soccer matches anticipate attracting large crowds, a financial power able to provide a large enough budget is essential.

Schools without a sponsor will become unable to operate a soccer club, and the clubs will be forced to disband.

These soccer-loving boys live on the isolated Inakuni Island, and they are in a crisis of being deprived of soccer.

With their determination, a battle where their fates are all on the line is about to begin!

—The story is set immediately after the original Inazuma Eleven.

Inazuma Eleven takes place in a parallel world. Led by Mamoru Endou, the Raimon Eleven will win the Football Frontier. But after that, a new history different from before will begin!

Three Boys, Each with their Own Story

In Inazuma Eleven Ares, in addition to the protagonist Asuto Inamori (voiced by Ayumu Murase), who is admitted to Raimon Junior High School from Inakuni Junior High School, a passionate youth soccer drama will unfold that also depicts the story from the perspectives of Ryouhei Haizaki (voiced by Hiroshi Kamiya) of rival school Seishou Academy and Yuuma Nosaka (voiced by Jun Fukuyama) of rival school Outei Tsukinomiya Junior High School.

New Soccer System: “Sponsored”

With soccer recently becoming popular, a large budget is required to manage operations. By sponsors providing financial support, they can finely operate everything from the management of large-scale official tournaments to player practice and health care.

  • Raimon Junior High School’s Sponsor – Island Sightseeing
  • Seishou Academy’s Sponsor – Kirastar Medicine
  • Outei Tsukinomiya Junior High School’s Sponsor – Gekko Electronics
  • Hakuren Junior High School’s Sponsor – Shirousagi Honpo

■ Characters

  • Raimon Junior High – The members of Raimon Junior High who are admitted to the school alongside the protagonist Asuto Inamori. Take on the Football Frontier with the new “Inakuni / Raimon Eleven.”
    • Asuto Inamori (voiced by Ayumu Murase) – 2nd Year Forward
    • Sasuke Kozoumaru (voiced by Yuuki Kaji) – 2nd Year Forward
    • Tetsunosuke Goujin (voiced by Shunsuke Takeuchi) – 3rd Year Forward
    • Norika Umihara (voiced by Ai Kayano) – 2nd Year Goalkeeper
    • Masakatsu Hiyori (voiced by Yuka Terasaki) – 2nd Year Defender
    • Hiro Okuiri (voiced by Natsuki Hanae) – 2nd Year Midfielder
    • Tatsumi Michinari (voiced by Ryouhei Kimura) – 3rd Year Midfielder
    • Ryuuichirou Mansaku (voiced by Ayala Hiro Sakurai) – 2nd Year Defender
    • Takashi Iwato (voiced by Kenta Miyake) – 2nd Year Defender
    • Hanta Hattiri (voiced by Haruka Tomatsu) – 2nd Year Midfielder
    • Karina Hiura (voiced by Souma Saitou) – 2nd Year Midfielder
    • Zhao Jin Yun (voiced by Yuuichi Nakamura) – Inakuni / Raimon Eleven Coach
    • Anna Mikado (voiced by Rie Takahashi) – Raimon Empress
  • Seishou Academy
    • Ryouhei Haizaki
    • Yuuto Kidou
    • Masamichi Amano
    • Eiji Sasotsuka
    • Tetsuya Futagotamagawa
    • Tomio Kotono
    • Seiya Saotome
    • Seiryuu Mizukamiya
    • Katsumi Yagihara
    • Fuyuki Orio
    • Tsumuki Shiratori
    • Sameharu Uoshima
    • Michiya Kudou – Seishou Academy Couch
  • Outei Tsukinomiya Junior High
    • Yuuma Nosaki
    • Seiya Nishikage
  • Zeus Junior High
    • Aphrodi
  • Kidokawa Seishuu Junior High
    • Shuuya Gouenji
  • Teikoku Academy
    • Jirou Sakuma
    • Ichirouda Kazemaru
    • Okio Fudou
    • Goujirou Genda
    • Densuke Oono
    • Shuuichirou Doumen
    • Kazumichi Banjou
    • Kenya Narukami
    • Shuuji Sakiyama
    • Daiki Jimon
    • Wataru Henmi
    • Masaru Gojou
  • Eisei Academy
    • Tatsuya Kiyama
    • Hiroto Kira
    • Ryuuji Midorikawa
    • Reina Yagami
    • Osamu Saginuma
    • Fuusuke Suzuno
    • Haruya Nagumo
    • Geki Honba
    • Natsuhiko Netsuha
  • Hakuren Junior High
    • Shirou Fubuki
    • Atsuya Fubuki
    • Ryuugo Someoka
    • Nae Shiratoya
    • Tetsu Hakoda
    • Juka Matoro
    • Rebun Sorano
    • Konko Araya
    • Retsuto Hyoujou
    • Ryuu Kitami
    • Souji Mabuka
    • Seiya Yukino
    • Manbe Oshiya
    • Mafuru Iya
  • Tonegawa Tousen Junior High
    • Noboru Sakanoue
  • Mysterious Man
    • Mysterious Man – A mysterious man with a questionable smile.

■ System

RPG Parts

Inazuma Eleven Ares

The Inakumi Eleven, the students of tomorrow, are admitted to Raimon Junior High. The old members of the Raimon Eleven seem to be scattered about all over the country as committee members. Gather and grow your players, and make a team all your own!

—What are Goujin and Hiyori doing in front of the old club room…? Are they training to use the special move “Fire Lemonade”?

Inazuma Eleven Ares

—“The Edge,” which appeared in episode six of Inazuma Eleven: Outer Code, will also appear in the game.

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Match Parts

Super-dimension soccer battles will unfold with extreme force. Use special moves to gain the upper hand in the match.

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Super-dimension soccer matches full of presence will unfold on the field. Can you win each game and make it to the top?

Please look forward to more information!

■ Box Art

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Inazuma Eleven Ares

Inazuma Eleven Ares is due out for PlayStation 4, Switch, iOS, and Android this summer in Japan.

View the screenshots at the gallery.

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