Jump Force DLC characters Meruem and Hiei launch October 27 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC; early 2021 for Switch

New Hunter x Hunter and Yu Yu Hakusho fighters join the fray.

Jump Force DLC characters Meruem and Hiei

Jump Force downloadable content characters Meruem from Hunter x Hunter and Hiei from Yu Yu Hakusho will launch on October 27, publisher Bandai Namco and developer Spike Chunsoft announced.

Here is an overview of each character, via Bandai Namco:

Meruem

“King of the Ants” from the Hunter x Hunter saga, Meruem is the powerful leader of the Chimera Ants. Surpassing humans in intelligence while possessing an overwhelming physical strength, his tail strikes were already frightening his enemies when he was just a newborn!

Hiei

Hiei is one of the main characters of the manga and anime Yu Yu Hakusho. Mastering an ardent demonic energy, he will set his enemies ablaze with his fearsome Dragon of the Darkness Flame attack!

Jump Force is available now for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC via Steam.

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