Pre-order bonuses, Day One and Collector's Editions for NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: ULTIMATE NINJA STORM 3
November 5, 2012

Pre-order now for exclusive launch DLC, plus Day One Edition and two feature-packed Collector’s Editions coming to Europe March 2013

In a flurry of ninja-fuelled excitement, NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe today kicked open a treasure chest of details about the release of NARUTO Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3, coming to Xbox 360® and PlayStation®3 in March 2013.

From today, aspiring ninjas who pre-order NARUTO Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 will receive access to a downloadable pack of five exclusive costumes at launch, including the NARUTO special Armour costume. As a special pre-order treat, selected European retailers will also be offering the exclusive artbook in addition to the DLC, featuring stunning game visuals from the development team at CyberConnect2.

At launch, fans will have the choice between a special Day One Edition of the game alongside two Collector’s Editions, each loaded with exclusive content and available for both Xbox 360® and PlayStation®3. To bring a blast of Dragon Ball excitement into the NARUTO universe, the Day One Edition will feature an exclusive Goku costume DLC, plus a premium trading card.

The two Collector’s Editions will come loaded with amazing content making them essential fan purchases. The Will of Fire Edition will include a high quality Banpresto 16cm figurine of Naruto and special poster, while the True Despair Edition will contain a figurine of Sasuke Uchiha plus exclusive poster. Both Collector’s Editions will also feature the Goku costume DLC, a premium trading card and the game’s original soundtrack on CD.

NARUTO Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 is the next vital chapter in the NARUTO video game series and the first for home consoles to offer fully 3D visuals for unsurpassed immersion in the fabled anime universe. The game will feature the most extensive character roster of any game so far in the series, letting fans engage with a huge number of their favourite personalities from the NARUTO universe, be they friend or foe. In story mode, players will be thrown into a series of thrilling adventures set in the village of Konoha, while the game’s electrifying fights will be punctuated with massive scale boss battles, including a fearsome confrontation with the gargantuan Nine-Tails.

NARUTO is one of the world’s best-selling mangas, with the hit anime TV series currently broadcast worldwide to massive audiences. Since 2003 NAMCO BANDAI Games has been the leading company selling video games based on the NARUTO license.