Dragon Ball Z: Budokai

PS2, GAMECUBE / Fighting / Release: Dec 5, 2002 / ESRB: T


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Why the Dragon Ball Z Collection is missing a game

Why the Dragon Ball Z Collection is missing a game

The world probably didn't need a Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection, but Namco Bandai's giving it to us anyway. According to Namco Bandai senior global brand manager Jason Enos, fans have been asking for a way to play these games on their newer systems. "Fans who have don’t own a backwards compatible PS3 can't even play these games anymore. For Xbox owners, it never even came on their platform." This collection affords fans the opportunity to play the Budokai games.

Curiously, this HD re-release is incomplete, compiling only the first and third game in the Budokai series. We needed to know why the second game was omitted from this odd collection. Was the second game not popular enough to be included?

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