Soccer game

Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions is a stylish animated soccer game

Sport and anime have long been a perfect pair. Now Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions Also brings video games into the mix and its first trailer is exactly as ridiculous and amazing as you’d expect.

Captain Tsubasa The players absolutely want to kick the soccer ball with their feet and put it in the back of the opponent’s goal, but they use strikes imbued with the power of the tigers to do so. According to game announcement from Tamsoft and Bandai Namco Entertainment, it will feature several different modes, although it’s unclear exactly what that means.

Captain Tsubasa is a long-standing Japanese manga series that follows Tsubasa, a child born only to play soccer. Since its inception by Yōichi Takahashi in the early 1980s, Captain Tsubasa has had several manga, a few different anime adaptations, and over a dozen video games. Most of the games of the recent past have been released on mobile platforms. The rise of new champions is the first Captain Tsubasa game to become a home console since 2006 Captain Tsubasa released on PlayStation 2.

Captain Tsubasa: Rise of the New Champions will be released sometime in 2020 for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PC.