Bandai Namco Provides a Number of Updates on Dragon Ball Games

Bandai Namco has provided an update extravaganza for both Dragon Ball FighterZ and Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2, providing information on new characters and more. While the update mostly revolves around FighterZ, but there is a bit of information involving a character coming to Xenoverse 2FighterZ is set to release next month, and of course Xenoverse 2 has already been released.

The biggest news involving FighterZ involves the introduction of three new characters–Hit, Beerus, and Super Saiyan Rose Goku Black. Check out the trailer:

Next up, there will be an open beta for FighterZ, in advance of the game’s official release at the end of January. Here are the beta times:

Day 1 – Access begins on January 13, 2018 at 12:00am (midnight PST) through 11:59pm (PST) – for those with early access who digitally pre-ordered the game for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Day 2 & 3 – Access for everyone begins on January 14, 2018 at 12:00am (midnight PST) and ends January 15, 2018 at 11:59pm (PST)

Bandai also provides a bit more information on the Shenron System, which can turn the tide of battle to your advantage:

Once all the Dragon Balls have been collected, Shenron will appear to grant the player one of four wishes:

1. Restore my health: Restore your character to its full health (the one that you’re controlling)

2. Bring back my ally: Revive your lost ally to 50% health

3. Give me the ultimate power: Boost your Ki gauge to MAX

4. Make me immortal: Health will be 50% restored, and auto-restoration for energy gauge.

Finally, on the Xenoverse 2 front, learn a bit more about the new character, Fu:

A mysterious new teenage character named Fu will be joining Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 when the Extra Pack 2 contents are released in February 2018. Little is known about Fu other than he carries a ninja sword for swift attacks and he’s constantly smiling mischievously.

Will you be participating in the Dragon Ball FighterZ open beta?