TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GREE, Inc. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo; Chairman & CEO: Yoshikazu Tanaka) and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Satoshi Oshita) have begun distribution of the smartphone game “NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja Blazing” based on “NARUTO SHIPPUDEN” today on July 14 in Japan. It is available on the App Store and Google PlayTM. Its worldwide distribution is scheduled for this summer. GREE, Inc. is in charge of distribution in Japan and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. is in charge of content planning/development/management and overseas distribution.
The first smartphone game based on the “NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja”
series, the popular console game software!
This is the first smartphone game based on the popular console game “NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja” series, the cumulative shipment of which has exceeded 15 million copies. Starting with distribution in Japan on July 14, its worldwide distribution is scheduled for this summer. The worldwide release intends to spread the fun of playing “NARUTO SHIPPUDEN” all over the world.
The new “Shinobi formation battle” lets players enjoy strategic
multiplayer battles in which up to 3 people can take part
This application offers a new smartphone gaming experience, while also inserting familiar cut-ins from the “NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja” console game series during battles. Players can connect online and enjoy cooperative battles against enemies. By forming a team of up to 3 players, players can enjoy battles requiring a strategic use of positioning.
|Name of Application||“NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja Blazing”||Genre||Shinobi formation battle|
Scheduled date of
Japan: July 14, 2016
Overseas: Summer 2016
Free to Play
|Official Website URL||
|App Store, Google Play|
Japan: GREE, Inc.
|Languages||Japanese and English|
|Regions for distribution||Worldwide including North America, Europe and Asia (except China, Taiwan, Macau and Hong Kong)|
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