ICONIC GUNPLA FIGHTER “ZAKU AMAZING” AND TWO NEW MECHA COMING TO MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM EXTREME VS. MAXIBOOST ON
Emerging from the world of Gunpla models and onto videogame screens, the legendary ZAKU AMAZING fighter from Gundam Build Fighters will be launching into the battlefields of MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM EXTREME VS. MAXIBOOST ON, coming to the Americas on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system this year. To heighten the stakes of competitive mecha combat, the game will feature online battle modes as well as a two-player Split Screen mode and a LAN (local area network) Connection Battle mode, allowing for multiple means of battling friends and foes online and offline.
Originally crafted by the “Crimson Comet” himself, Seiho Academy student council president Tatsuya Yuuki, ZAKU AMAZING comes with powerful armaments including rocket launchers, a pair of handguns, shoulder shields, two Heat Nata blades and a long rifle—oh, AND a giant bazooka! Skilled Mobile Suit Gundam pilots can utilize ZAKU AMAZING in battle or foolishly face off against the mecha in 2-on-2 PVP combat. The fighter is a new addition to the fighting game, which was originally released exclusively for Japanese arcades in as MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM: EXTREME VS. In addition, two new Mobile Suit Gundam mecha will be joining the fight in MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM EXTREME VS. MAXIBOOST ON, which will include a total of 183 playable units from 36 different GUNDAM iterations, these two new entries will be revealed at a later date.
To celebrate this news, producers Akihito Chiba and Jin Okubo are sharing a new video offering details on their work bringing MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM EXTREME VS. MAXIBOOST ON to the Americas.
Please note: The trailer video was originally slated to run as part of Taipei Game Show 2020, prior to its postponement.
Set in the globally iconic GUNDAM universe, MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM EXTREME VS. MAXIBOOST ON allows players to take 2-on-2 PVP combat to the next level with Mobile Suits spanning the entire breadth of the franchise’s history. In total, MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM EXTREME VS. MAXIBOOST ON features 183 playable units from 36 different GUNDAM iterations, each with unique abilities designed to match any fan’s personal playstyle. Players can choose between three different EX Burst Systems—Fighting Burst, Extend Burst and Shooting Burst—to coordinate with allies and lay waste to all that stand—or fly—in their way!