Jump Force celebrates launch week with new trailer

Shonen Jump fans can fight as their favorite characters when Jump Force debuts this week.


Jump Force is only a few days away, and will bring together some of your favorite personalities culled straight from the world of Shonen Jump.

A flashy new trailer debuted today with a colorful look at just some of the characters you'll see throughout Jump Force, including those from Dragon ball Z, Yu Yu Hakusho, One Piece, Naruto, Hunter X Hunter, My Hero Academia, and Jojo's Bizarre Adventure. There are a handful of new characters too, but if you're an action manga fan there's no doubt you'll find something here to get excited over. 

For those who pre-ordered the Jump Force Ultimate Edition, the game will be available to play tomorrow, February 12. That means you don't have to wait all the way until the end of the week to jump in, which is great news for anyone who can't wait to beat the stuffing out of their favorite anime and manga characters from throughout the Jump franchise. The rest of us poor schmucks have to wait until Friday. 

The current confirmed roster for Jump Force looks like this so far:

My Hero Academia
- Izuku "Deku" Midoriya 

- Naruto Uzumaki
- Sasuke Uchiha
- Kakashi Hatake
- Kaguya Ootsutsuki
- Gaara
- Boruto Uzumaki 

Yu Yu Hakusho
- Yusuke Urameshi
- Toguro

Hunter x Hunter
- Gon Freecss
- Killua Zoldyck
- Kurapika
- Hisoka Morow

- Ichigo Kurasaki
- Rukia Kuchiki
- Sosuke Aizen
- Renji Abarai

Saint Seiya
- Pegasus Seiya
- Dragon Shiryu

- Yugi Moto

Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai
- Dai 

Dragon Ball
- Goku
- Vegeta
- Frieza
- Piccolo
- Cell
- Trunks

Fist of the North Star
- Kenshiro

City Hunter
- Ryo Saeba

One Piece
- Monkey D. Luffy
- Sanji
- Blackbeard
- Roronoa Zoro
- Sabo
- Boa Hancock

Rurouni Kenshin
- Himura Kenshin
- Shishio Makoto

Black Clover
- Asta

Jojo's Bizarre Adventure
- Dio Brando
- Jotaro Kujo

Jump Force is hurtling toward Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC at the speed of light to land with all its fighting game goodness on February 15. That's Friday, so better start practicing your moves!

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