Bandai Namco and CyberConnect2 have announced that JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R will launch Switch Sept. 1st, 2022 in Japan, and Sept. 2nd, 2022 worldwide. There will be a $49.99 physical and digital standard edition, a $69.99 digital Deluxe Edition, and a Bandai Namco Store-exclusive Collector’s Bundle.
The Digital Deluxe Edition includes a Season Pass with four new playable characters, the Season Pass bonus costumes “Rohan Kishibe First Appearance Costume” and “Mohammed Avdol’s Father? Costume”, and the “Animation Special Event Color Set” for Jonathan Joestar, Joseph Joestar, Jotaro Kujo, Josuke Higashikata, and Giorno Giovanna.
Finally, a Bandai Namco Store-exclusive Collector’s Bundle is priced at $99.99, which includes a Jolyne Cujoh figurine, “Animation Special Event Color Set” code, and a pre-order bonus code Jolyne Cujoh costume “Green Dolphin Street State Prison Jacket.” You can pre-order all versions of the game here.
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R introduces a completely revamped and improved version of the fight system first introduced in 2013, upping the tempo with hit stops, dashes, intricate new combos, and an all-new “Support Attack” tag-team battle system. Game modes consist of All-Star Battle Mode, Arcade Mode, Online Mode, Versus Mode, Practice Mode, and Gallery Mode. The main mode, All-Star Battle Mode, features classic clashes between heroes from prior games in addition to all-new battles, offering more than 100 different battles for players to experience. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R also offers a range of customizable and collectible skins along with unique illustrations that players can unlock and play in Gallery Mode.