Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Announced for PS4

It has been revealed in the new issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine that a new entry in the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm game series is currently in production. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 will be releasing for the PlayStation 4 exclusively in 2015.


Not a lot of information about the upcoming game has been revealed apart from a few screenshots. Though they reveal that the final climactic battles of the manga and the anime will appear in the game, where previous instalments of the game reached the battle between “Madara” and Naruto.

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 will be the fifth game in the Ultimate Ninja Storm series and will be a direct sequel to Ultimate Ninja Storm 3. The games are 3D arena fighting games, and are developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Namco Bandai Games. The games are based on the anime adaptations (Naruto and Naruto Shippuden) of Masashi Kishimoto’s Naruto manga series. The manga began in 1999 in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, where to date a total of 69 volumes have released. Since its debut the manga has sold over 130 million copies in Japan alone. Both anime series were produced by Studio Pierrot. Additionally, a total of 9 anime films have released to date and numerous OVAs and specials. The latest game in the Ultimate Ninja Storm series is Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, a spinoff that released earlier in the year.


Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 will be releasing exclusively on the PlayStation 4 in Japan next year. More information about the game will be revealed at the 2014 Jump Festa event on December 20 and 21.

You can visit the Japanese website of the games here:

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