Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Reaches Greatest Hits Status
Namco Bandai Games America announced today its popular ninja fighting game, Naruto: Ultimate Ninja has been inducted into Sony Computer Entertainment America’s Greatest Hits program for the PlayStation 2. Based on the hit anime series Shonen Jump Naruto, from VIZ Media, Naruto: Ultimate Ninja provides an intense fighting experience that will test any gamer’s chakra and has aspiring ninja compete to become Hokage, the greatest warrior of all. Naruto: Ultimate Ninja joins the rankings of other highly esteemed titles to deliver an exceptional game at a great value. The game will be relaunched in March 2007 with new packaging at a suggested retail price of $19.99.
“We are very pleased with the overwhelming success Naruto: Ultimate Ninja has received and thrilled it has qualified for PlayStation 2 system’s Greatest Hits program as it is a testament to the anime’s dedicated fan base and the game’s broad consumer appeal,” said Makoto Iwai, Executive Vice President and COO, Namco Bandai Games America. “The new price point will introduce a whole new audience to the undeniably exciting ninjutsu action at a great value.”