Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 announced

Namco Bandai today has announced  Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3.

In a  press release the company states: “NARUTO Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 will feature the most extensive character roster of any game so far in the series, letting fans engage with a huge number of their favourite personalities from the NARUTO universe, be they friend or foe. In story mode, players will be thrown into a series of thrilling adventures set in the village of Konoha, while the game’s electrifying fights will be punctuated with massive scale boss battles, including a fearsome confrontation with the gargantuan Nine-Tails”.

Developer CyberConnect2 has also announced that this will be their first title in 3D. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 is slated for a 2013 release on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.