Game launched in January 2020 for PS4, Xbox One, PC; for Switch on September 24
Bandai Namco Entertainment America announced on Tuesday that it has released the Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot game for Google Stadia on the same day.
The game launched in January 2020 in both Japan and in the West. The game is available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam. Bandai Namco Entertainment released a Switch port on September 24.
The first DLC for Dragonball Z: Kakarot, “New Power Awakens – Part 1,” launched in April 2020 and featured characters Beerus and Whis. In the story, after beating Whis, Goku and Vegeta will be able to use their Super Saiyan God forms. In those forms, the characters will then fight Beerus. The “Part 2” DLC launched in November 2020. The DLC features SSGSS Goku, SSGSS Vegeta, and Golden Frieza. The “Trunks: The Warrior Of Hope” DLC launched on June 11.
Bandai Namco Entertainment describes the game:
Developed in Japan by video game developer CyberConnect2; the game tells the legendary story of DRAGON BALL Z, taking players on an unforgettable adventure to experience over-the-top battles and challenging quests while creating life-long friendships as they crusade to protect Earth from fearsome villains. Additionally, DRAGON BALL Z: KAKAROT will also present resolutions to long unanswered questions from the DRAGON BALL Z storyline through light-hearted side quests.
The game includes story and gameplay inspired by the Dragon Ball Z anime’s Cell Saga and Buu Saga. The game also includes the playable characters Trunks and Bonyu, a new character designed by Akira Toriyama.
The game has English and Japanese audio and supports Neutral-Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese subtitles.
As of last December, the game has reached 7 million units shipped worldwide (including digital versions).
Source: Press release
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