Naruto Shinobi Stricker Game Adds Itachi As 26th DLC

Bandai Namco Entertainment’s Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker game adds Itachi as the 26th DLC character in Edo Tensei form, according to the 42nd edition of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine released on Saturday. The character is expected to be in the game “soon” and will be the third character in the game’s fourth season pass. The season pass will feature five new characters and will centre on the idea of “regeneration.” Sakura Haruno from the Great Ninja War is the first new character to appear in the fourth season pass, while Nagato is the second (Edo Tensei form). 

Shinobi Striker Itachi DLC
Itachi DCL
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Naruto Shinobi Stricker Game DLC Seasons

The first season pass for the game contains nine DLC packs and the “Great Sages of Mount Myouboku” item. Jiraiya, Sarutobi, Orochimaru, the fourth Hokage Minato Namikaze, the second Hokage Tobirama Senju, the First Hokage Hashirama Senju, Tsunade, Obito Uchiha, and Madara Uchiha are all playable DLC characters.

The second season pass for the game contains the following characters: Zabuza Momochi, Haku, Ohnoki, Killer Bee, Sasuke Uchiha (from Boruto), Ino Yamanaka, Might Guy, Mei Terumi, and Naruto Uzumaki (as the Seventh Hokage in the Boruto anime and manga).

The third season pass for the game contains the following characters: Kakashi Hatake (with both eyes Sharingan), Neji Hyuga, Shisui Uchiha, Naruto Uzumaki (Last Battle), and Boruto Uzumaki (Karma Form).

In August 2018, Bandai Namco Entertainment published PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC games through Steam in the Americas, Europe, and Southeast Asia. In August 2018, the PlayStation 4 version of the game was released in Japan.

The game is described by Bandai Namco Entertainment America as follows:

Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker game is a fast-paced four-on-four multiplayer game that emphasises cooperative play by utilising character-specific roles. Characters are assigned to one of four roles: attack, ranged, defence, or heal. On the battlefield, teams that use these four sorts of characters will be strong opponents.  The Naruto Shinobi Striker game’s theme song “Signal” was performed by  Jikkyousha Wakuwaku Band.