SUPER BOMBERMAN R heads to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. announces today that SUPER BOMBERMAN R will be available in Australia and New Zealand, on PlayStation4 and Xbox One platforms on June 14th.
KONAMI also reveals a brand-new character to join the Bomberman family – Xavier Woods Bomber! A global wrestling superstar and video game guru, this Bomber hosts his own game channel for his millions of fans. Rumor has it that he has plans to broadcast the next Bomber Battle to the entire galaxy! His special skill involves using his trusty trombone, Francesca 2.
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Xavier Woods Bomber
Xavier Woods Bomber will be a part of a ‘Day 1’ update, which will also include platform exclusive characters Ratchet & Clank Bomber (PlayStation 4), Master Chief Bomber (Xbox One), and P-body Bomber (Steam).
In SUPER BOMBERMAN R, up to two players can work cooperatively in ‘Story’ mode to clear stages in order to save the galaxy. Guide a wide variety of Bomberman characters around maze-like areas using timed bombs to open walkways and take out opponents. Multiply the fun and play with up to eight players* in ‘Battle’ mode, or jump into the competitive Grand Prix mode. Grand Prix is a team-versus-team mode that pits two teams of up to 3 players each who battle it out in different arena stages using characters with special abilities.
For more information, visit: www.konami.com/games/bomberman/r/us/en.
*PlayStation®Plus required for online play; check system requirements
About Konami Group
Konami Group was founded in 1973, starting as an amusement machine manufacturer for arcades. Over the years, the company has grown to include different business units across various markets. Currently, KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION includes the Digital Entertainment, Amusement, Gaming & Systems, and Health & Fitness Businesses. The company went public on the Osaka Securities Exchange in 1984, the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 1988, and the London Stock Exchange in 1999. For more information, visit: www.konami.com/en.
About Konami Digital Entertainment
Konami Digital Entertainment, which is the core company of Konami Group, develops entertaining content for mobile, console and card games. The company is known for global franchises such as Pro Evolution Soccer, Metal Gear, Silent Hill, Castlevania, and Contra, as well as the Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game series. www.konami.com/games/corporate/en/