Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Trilogy for Switch Gets Japanese Release Date and Details

Bandai Namco reveals the Japanese release date and more details about the Nintendo Switch version of Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Trilogy.

on February 26, 2018 5:40 AM

Today Bandai Namco revealed the first details and the Japanese release date of the recently revealed Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Trilogy for Nintendo Switch.

The bundle will launch in Japan on April 26th, with both digital and physical releases costing  6,800 yen plus taxes.

All three games support between one and two players locally on TV and tabletop modes, and one player in portable mode. Online gameplay supports two players for the second game and up to eight for the third.

The DLC from the PS4 version will also be included in the package.

Incidentally, we learned that the three games have shipped over ten million units worldwide combined on previous platforms.

The original Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm launched back in 2008, followed by Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2 in 2010, and Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 in 2013. The 2016 sequel Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 is not included in this collection.

Below you can check out the Japanese cover, the logo, and a few screenshots.

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