Neptunia x Senran Kagura: Ninja Wars confirmed for Switch in the west with physical editions
Neptunia x Senran Kagura: Ninja Wars, the crossover game which was just announced for Switch in Japan yesterday, has now been confirmed for the west as well – and a special physical edition is planned.
The new Switch version includes a brand-new difficulty setting option to raise the stakes of battle, as well as the free alternate costume DLC for all characters.
Neptunia x Senran Kagura: Ninja Wars will have two special physical releases – standard and limited edition. With the latter, you’ll receive the game with a reversible cover, collector’s box, The Art of Ninjutsu hardcover art book, Ukiyo-e wall scroll, steel game case, official soundtrack, and an exclusive trading card. Pre-orders will open at a later date on the Idea Factory online store here.
Here’s some information about the title:
Gamninjustri – a place where all manner of ninjas gather.
As the struggle for control increased between the Daimyos of the nations, tensions rose between the two great nations, each of which was home to one of the major schools of martial arts.
The Compa Style which has mastered the Ninja Arts based on the Command Technique.
The Honeypa Style which has mastered the Ninja Arts rooted in the Action Technique.
The two camps were stuck in a ruthless competition of skill in order to achieve hegemony, but as they fought on, a mysterious army of mechanical ninjas made their assault.
The mechanical ninja army overran the smaller nations in an instant, and the Steeme Legion leader, Yoh Gamer, made an announcement to the world:
The Super NINJA War to decide the world’s strongest school is about to begin!
When 2 Become 1 – The two warring nations from the Neptunia and SENRAN KAGURA series have now joined forces in one action-packed RPG! Choose from 10 possible characters, including two new characters: Yuuki and Goh, and pick two characters to set forth on your adventure. Both the Steam and Nintendo Switch versions now add a new difficulty setting option, as well as the Alternate Costume DLC!
The Art of the Ninja – Each character possess a unique set of skills, known as Ninja Art Skills. Chain your Ninja Art Skills to leave your enemies in the dust. Ninjas and shinobi are also equipped with projectiles that can inflict physical damage or temporary status ailments to slow down foes.
Stay Stylin’ with Spirit Gems – Collect Spirit Gems for helpful stat boosts! Legend says arranging them in certain combinations can add even bigger boosts…
Are You a True Ninja Warrior? – Find your center with the Peaches & Cream Meditation mini-game to get extra stat boosts in battle. Plus, test your might with the post-game content, Yomi-Training! Expert ninjas and shinobi can play through 8 different trials, each set with difficult restrictions!
Neptunia x Senran Kagura: Ninja Wars will release both physically and digitally for Switch in Spring 2022.