Captain Tsubasa, the manga by Yoichi Takahashi, has earned fame in its seven years of run-time. The series has been adapted into several sequel manga and anime as well.
The manga has also been adapted into several games for fans and is still a prevalent name in the football genre. Some games like Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team and Captain Tsubasa Vol II: Super Strike have become gaming classics.
When it comes to games, Bandai Namco, the Japanese game developing company, is no foreigner to it.
With hit games like Pirate Warriors 4, Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, and other anime-based games under its belt, Bandai Namco is focusing on Captain Tsukasa next.
Bandai Namco US announced the details of their new upcoming Captain Tsubasa game on their Twitter account. Additional information and a trailer for Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions have been released.
Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions will be released on 28th August 2020. The game will be available for PS4, Steam, and Nintendo Switch.
The trailer explains all the upgrades and cool new features that the game will have. Gamers will be allowed to play 2vs2 online matches as well as team matches. Players can build their teams and fight online against teams of different countries.
Players can also choose their characters and customize them with the tons of options that are available.
Characters seem to have individual skills that are based on the manga. These super skills make the game more exciting. Custom upgrades can be bought with in-game playing points.
The Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions game is now available for pre-order. The match comes to life with anime-like visuals and signature moves of each character from the beloved football series.
About Captain Tsubasa
Captain Tsubasa is a football manga created by Yoichi Takahashi and was published from 1981-1988 in Weekly Shonen Jump.
However, due to its lasting popularity, it has been adapted into numerous manga, anime, and games.
The plot revolves around Tsubasa Oozura, who was born to play football. The series explores the dynamics of Tsubasa and his friends as they bond over matches, rivalry with other teams, and practices to get better at the game. The skills of the characters improve with each game.
Source: Bandai Namco US Tweet