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Sega's Hero Bank 2 3DS RPG's Teaser Streamed

posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
Funasshi, the unofficial pear-fairy mascot of Funabashi City in Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo, will appear in the game

Sega began streaming a teaser video for its Hero Bank 2 Nintendo 3DS game on Monday. The second "money battle RPG" introduces two versus two battles while the hero Kaito tries to defend Japan from the evil hands of the mysterious "Shichifukujin" (Seven Lucky Gods) group.

Narrator: Now, the battles of the legendary elementary school boy Kaito Kōshō who fought through his 10 billion yen debt have leveled up!
Kaito: What's going on this time!?
Narrator: The hero battles in which the fighter puts on a Hero Suit in a digital world and fights has evolved! This time, it's tag battles!
Nagare: We just have to do this, Kaito!
Kaito: This is a showdown with hero battles!
Narrator: Make a big victory with the power of friendship! The tag battles increase the strategy and tension by a large amount! Of course, many new Hero Suits will appear!
Kaito: That's so cool!
Narrator: The setting for this time is the entirety of Japan! The method of moving around is... To-to-toilet!?
Kaito: Ahhh! I'm going to be flushed away!!
Narrator: A new fight that you can't look away from! What is the new enemy that attacks Kaito and Japan!? And who are the new allies!?
Text: Buchokkin (a pun on the Japanese words for 'oink' and 'money') – Voiced by Mayumi Tanaka
Buchokkin: What are you doing, you piggies!?
Text: Sekito Sakurada – Voiced by Kaito Ishikawa
Sekito: Yeah. I'll put it on your tab again.
Narrator: How many tens of millions of yen is the debt this time!? Huh!? A trillion!?
Kaito: I definitely won't forgive you!!
Narration: The excitement of a trillion! The explosively passionate money battle RPG of laughs and tears!
Kaito: All right! Here we go!
Narrator: Hero Bank 2!
Kaito: Time to save a bunch!
Narrator: Oh! The bonus for ordering early is...?
Funasshi: Everyone! I'm so happy, nasshi! In Hero Bank 2, the legendary Hero Suit will appear! Everyone, please play this game to the max, nasshi!

The video reveals that Funasshi, the unofficial pear-fairy mascot of Funabashi City in Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo, will appear in the game. Funasshi will also make its anime movie debut in in Eiga HappinessCharge PreCure! Ningyō no Kuni no Ballerina (HappinessCharge PreCure! the Movie: The Ballerina of the Land of Dolls) on October 11.

Hero Bank 2 will go on sale on November 27 for the price of 5,139 yen (about US$51). First copies of the game will come with an in-game Funasshi Hero Suit for the player to equip, as well as a special card for the Hero Bank arcade game. Having the game while playing the arcade game will also give special bonuses. The tie-in anime adaptation premiered in April.

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