Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission Switch Game Announced
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The December issue of Shueisha's V Jump magazine revealed on Saturday that Bandai Namco Entertainment will release the Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission game for the Nintendo Switch. The game will include 1,160 cards and 350 characters from the first eight Super Dragon Ball Heroes arcade card games, as well as the first two versions of Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Universe Mission.
The game will feature a split screen mode that emulates the Super Dragon Ball Heroes arcade game's two-screen gameplay, and will also feature seven-on-seven battles.
The official Twitter account for the Dragon Ball game franchise additionally announced on Saturday that the game will ship in 2019. The Dragon Ball Heroes game franchise is celebrating its eighth anniversary this year, and will host a livestream event on October 28.
The latest installment in the game series is Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Universe Mission, which Bandai released in arcades in Japan on March 8. The games inspired a promotional anime project that debuted with two episodes in July. The third episode debuted on September 5 and the fourth episode debuted on September 26. The fifth episode will debut during the anniversary livestream on October 28.
Bandai Namco Games released the first Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission game, a Nintendo 3DS port of the Dragon Ball Heroes game, in 2013. Bandai Namco Games released the Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2 Nintendo 3DS game in 2014, and released the Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission X game for the 3DS in April 2017.
Sources: V Jump December issue, Dragon Ball game franchise's Twitter account