Naruto to Boruto Shinobi Striker is one of the newest Naruto games to enter the franchise as the next big Naruto game following the Naruto Storm series developed by Cyber Connect 2! Now, Shinobi Striker was recently shown at TGS 2017 and new gameplay footage was released showcasing some features! Now for those who don’t know, TGS is Tokyo Game Show, and is a popular gaming event in Japan where brand new games are showcased to the public and where players can test the current build of the game.
At Tokyo Game Show 2017, and form the footage that was recorded and shown on stage, it showcases 4 perspectives. Two perspectives are from customized characters in game. This feature of character customization is one of the major selling points for Shinobi Striker, as it has been said over the years that Naruto fans want a customizable Naruto game where they can create their own Naruto character.
The other two perspectives showcase characters from the series (Naruto and Sakura). The purpose of the gameplay was to showcase the game’s online features as well as how eight players could play the same game mode online. Of course, there was two teams of four, and each player was on a separate PS4 console on stage at the event.
In the gameplay, there are instances of Ninja weapons, short ranged attacks, long ranged attacks, healing tactics, as well as ninjutsu, and super ultimate jutsus! Wall running and maneuvering around the map is also presented as players need to travel around the map to clear certain events for the game mode they’re playing!