Jitsu Squad to Receive Physical and Digital Release on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 later this year

Publisher and distributor ININ Games have recently announced that they have partnered with Tanuki Creative Studio to give the fast-paced action beat-em-up Jitsu Squad a physical and digitall release on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 with a digital release on Xbox platforms also planned later in the year.

Jitsu Squad is a fast-paced fighting game inspired by old-school brawlers, paired with the intense and exciting fights of modern beat ‘em ups. Play alone or with up to four people in co-op mode against waves of enemies while amassing massive combo-chains and unleashing powerful and flashy super moves. To set the right mood for 90s fighting games, Jitsu Squad not only comes with a hand-drawn cartoon look and stunning visual effects but also music by none other than Crush 40 singer Johnny Gioeli, famous for the iconic SONIC The Hedgehog music.

Story:
Containing the soul of a powerful demon, the legendary Kusanagi Stone can grand godly powers to those who awaken it but has remained hidden over the centuries. Now, the wicked sorcerer Origami, destroyer of worlds and lord of darkness, has summoned ancient warriors to find the stone for him, cursing their souls and turning them into animals. Luckily, a mysterious monk called Ramen manages to save four warrior souls from Origami’s call: Hero, Baby, Jazz, and Aros, together are the Jitsu Squad! 

Features

  • Fight lightning-fast, adrenaline-tingling battles  
  • 4 playable characters – Turn your warrior into a real legend with the upgrade system and unique secondary weapons that open up new combos 
  • Slay your enemies in style with 100+ chain-combos, infinite juggles and Epic Super Specials that will make your heart beat faster 
  • Powerful in-game character transformations will get your blood boiling  
  • Tons of unique enemies to slay and 8 different planets to save 
  • Up to 4-player local couch co-op fun  
  • Team up with a friend in 2-player tag-team mode, where each player can choose up to 2 characters
  • Enter the battlefield while blasting original tunes by Crush 40 singer Johnny Gioeli, famous for the iconic SONIC The Hedgehog music 
  • Fighting game input commands provide a nice 90s throwback 

Jitsu Squad is planned for a physical and digital Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 release later this year with an Xbox version planned for release at a later date.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has produced content for 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 Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

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