Publisher Bandai Namco and developer Byking have announced Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash for PC and consoles.
Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash is in development for Windows PC (via Steam), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Switch, PS4, and PS5, though a release date wasn’t announced.
The new two-versus-two action game will support one player locally and up to four players online.
“With its unique and compelling storyline and focus on intense action, Jujutsu Kaisen is the perfect anime to make the leap to video games,” said Misaki Kai, producer at Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. “Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash stays true to its source material, taking players into this amazing anime universe to live the story and experience the action for themselves.”
Here’s a rundown on the new game, plus its reveal trailer:
Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash is a 3D action brawler where players create a team from the anime’s cast of Jujutsu Sorcerers and Cursed Spirits and unleash powerful attacks with the series’ famed “Cursed Techniques” in 2v2 combat.
The arena brawls in Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash let fans play through and relive the original story and action of Jujutsu Kaisen, where protagonist Yuji Itadori and a cast of unforgettable characters defend humanity against monsters known as Curses in modern-day Japan. The game remains faithful to the original work with visuals inspired by the series’ distinct aesthetics, with a selection of more than fifteen favorite fighters to choose from, and featuring intense action and explosive animations.
In Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash, players will be able to select their own 2v2 teams, each capable of executing a wide array of powerful tag-team attacks and combos. Different character combinations will have unique synergies and power dynamics. By completing battles, players increase their fighter’s power level, unlocking stronger attacks as they progress.