The upcoming My Hero Academia video game — which will be known as My Hero Ultra Rumble in America and My Hero Academia Ultra Rumble in Japan — has dropped two trailers, one in English, and one in Japanese. The game will debut a week from today, on September 28, on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One. The day after that it will become available on PC via Steam.
Here is the trailer in English:
Here is the trailer in Japanese:
There was an open beta test earlier this year that started in late May and ended in early June.
Three people will be able to play on one of eight teams, and they’ll need their Quirks to battle one another. Bandai Namco Entertainment has also promised costumes and skins for the different characters you can play.
A number of games have been made in the My Hero Academia series, which is already a major franchise thanks to the success of its manga and anime. The last game in the franchise to be released, My Hero One’s Justice 2, came out a little over three years ago. The previous game to that was My Hero One’s Justice, which debuted in 2018. The series is also currently holding its second collaboration with Fortnite.
VIZ Media publishes the original My Hero Academia manga in English and gave this description for the first volume:
Middle school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he hasn’t got an ounce of power in him. With no chance of ever getting into the prestigious U.A. High School for budding heroes, his life is looking more and more like a dead end. Then an encounter with All Might, the greatest hero of them all, gives him a chance to change his destiny…
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