Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions Launches This August Worldwide

Bandai Namco Entertainment have announced the brand new video game visualisation of the iconic Captain Tsubasa manga series, known as Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions, will launch digitally and physically and digitally worldwide on the 28th August 2020 for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.

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Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions adds a refreshing look to the football genre with the exhilarating action and over-the-top shots that made the game famous. It features anime-style graphics and accessible gameplay while offering multiple game modes to keep football fans on the pitch and off the bench!

Key Features:

  • BUILD YOUR DREAM TEAM: Create your own characters with new skills and abilities and build your dream team!
  • 4-PLAYER VERSUS: Decide who’s the football legend amongst your friends with offline play versus up to 4 players!
  • ONLINE: Compete online to claim trophies and rewards!
  • TWO STORY MODES: Experience the events from the manga or become a part of Captain Tsubasa’s world!
  • GRAPHICS: Discover the latest Captain Tsubasa game with toon shading and realistic effects!
  • ACTIONS: Master the simple controls to score goals while performing dream skills against opponents at high speed!
  • UNIQUE GAMEPLAY IN THE FOOTBALL GAME GENRE: Enjoy each unique character action by playing the game with ‘Spirit Gauge’, ‘Skills’ and ‘Special Moves’ assigned to each character!

In addition to the release date announcement Bandai Namco Entertainment have also revealed a selection of Collector’s Edition variations of the game, including an insanely priced edition that includes a personalised football (fusball) table.

Collector’s Edition includes:

  • FIGURINE: EXCLUSIVE MASTER STARS PIECE (28CM) – TSUBASA OZORA ALL JAPAN YOUTH
  • ARTBOARD (285X310 MM)
  • THE GAME
  • CHARACTER PASS: 9 DLC PLAYERS
  • SEASON PASS BONUS: NEW CHAMPIONS UNIFORM SET
  • DELUXE EDITION BONUS: V JUMP COLLABORATION UNIFORM SET
  • 4 RAINBOW LAMINATION COLLECTIBLES CARDS
  • STEELBOOK
  • EMBROIDERED BADGES
  • COLLECTOR’S BOX

 Champions Edition includes:

  • FOOTBALL JERSEY
  • ARTBOARD (285X310 MM)
  • THE GAME
  • CHARACTER PASS: 9 DLC PLAYERS
  • SEASON PASS BONUS: NEW CHAMPIONS UNIFORM SET
  • DELUXE EDITION BONUS: V JUMP COLLABORATION UNIFORM SET
  • 4 RAINBOW LAMINATION COLLECTIBLES CARDS
  • FIGURINE: EXCLUSIVE MASTER STARS PIECE (28CM) – TSUBASA OZORA ALL JAPAN YOUTH
  • STEELBOOK
  • EMBROIDERED BADGES
  • COLLECTOR’S BOX

Legends Edition includes:

  • FULLY CUSTOMISED FOOTBALL TABLE – RENE PIERRE
  • FOOTBALL JERSEY
  • ARTBOARD (285X310 MM)
  • THE GAME
  • CHARACTER PASS: 9 DLC PLAYERS
  • SEASON PASS BONUS: NEW CHAMPIONS UNIFORM SET
  • DELUXE EDITION BONUS: V JUMP COLLABORATION UNIFORM SET
  • 4 RAINBOW LAMINATION COLLECTIBLES CARDS
  • FIGURINE: EXCLUSIVE MASTER STARS PIECE (28CM) – TSUBASA OZORA ALL JAPAN YOUTH
  • STEELBOOK
  • EMBROIDERED BADGES
  • COLLECTOR’S BOX

Further information on each of these editions can be found through the official Bandai Namco Entertainment website, but the Legends Edition is exclusive to the Bandai Namco Games Store. Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions will be available physically and digitally for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 as well as digitally on Windows PC (via Steam) from the 28th August 2020.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has worked at ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the PS Vita, PS4 or Xbox One.

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