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03. Apr, 2007 15:01 (HKT)

Shipping today: Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel (partial batch), Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. Portable, Medal of Honor: Vanguard, Yui Can't Buy My Love & more


Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel is a Japanese fighting game for the Playstation 2 based on the anime and manga series Naruto by Masashi Kishimoto. It is the fourth title in the Narutimate (Ultimate Ninja) series and the first Naruto game based on the Naruto Shippuuden anime series, which is based on the second part of the manga.

Like previous installments of the Narultimate series you're going to get to explore Konoha village. This time you are looking at the post time skip, Shippuuden world with a grown up Naruto. Exploration hasn't been a major focus of the Narultimate Hero series, but CyberConnect2 has always woven it in somehow. The core game is still a 2D fighter and includes the four main characters Naruto, Sakura, Kakashi and Deidara.


A first batch of Bandai's Naruto Shippuuden: Narutimate Accel for PlayStation2™ has arrived today, covering around 50% of all preorders. More supply will be dispatched from Japan tomorrow, however won't ship until coming Tuesday due to the long public holiday break between April 5th until April 9th.

  • Explore more than 100 Naruto related products at Play-Asia.com.



    From the publisher: Medal of Honor Vanguard is the latest video game from EA's acclaimed Medal of Honor™ franchise, credited with pioneering the WWII first-person shooter genre after its debut in 1999.

    Join the ranks of the elite 82nd Airborne Division as Corporal Frank Keegan in Medal of Honor Vanguard. From Operation Husky on the shores of Sicily to your Operation Varsity airdrop inside Nazi Germany, you'll jump behind enemy lines to fight the epic WWII battles that turned America's first paratroopers into heroes of WWII. Choose from a variety of authentic, customizable weapons at your disposal, each with distinct characteristics. Featuring spectacular graphics and all-out combat intensity, Medal of Honor Vanguard makes you the driving force in the struggle to liberate Europe.

    The Medal of Honor Vanguard development team continues to ensure that the ideals and integrity of the prestigious congressional Medal of Honor are accurately reflected in the game. The producers sought counsel from numerous expert sources to make certain the game is historically accurate and as true to the WWII experience as possible.

    Medal of Honor: Vanguard is shipping today as English language NTSC/J Asia release version at US$ 39.90 only.

    Game features:
    • True-to-life encounters test your strategies and reflexes on the battlefield.
    • Choose to run and gun in order to storm the Axis defenses, or use your sniper rifle to carefully pick off foes from behind cover.
    • Engage the enemy on the most visually stunning Medal of Honor battlefields to date. Listen Up, Soldier
    • Your allies provide the tactical info you need to survive in an explosive and ever-changing war zone.


    Also in stock today:

    Sony PSP™:
    Mobile Suit Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. PortableASIA N/A sold

    Nintendo DS™:
    Detective Conan: Tantei Ryoku TrainerJPN N/A sold
    Kageyama Method - Dennou Hanpuku: Tadashii Kanji Kaki to RikunJPN N/A sold
    Shin Sangoku Musou DS: Fighter's BattleJPN US$ 9.99 1w
    Touch Pen Attachment DS Lite (Black) N/A sold
    Touch Pen Attachment DS Lite (Pink) N/A sold
    Touch Pen Attachment DS Lite (White) N/A sold




    An excerpt of new Japanese CD/DVD releases:

    Can't Buy My Love (~Yui)JPN US$ 29.90 5-15d
    Can't Buy My Love [CD+DVD Limited Edition] (~Yui)JPN N/A sold
    Funky Town (~Namie Amuro)JPN US$ 9.90 5-15d
    Funky Town [CD+DVD] (~Namie Amuro)JPN N/A sold
    Kiniro No Corda - Primo Passo - Classic Collection Riri No One Point Classic Special HenJPN US$ 23.90 5-15d
    Rahxephon CD Box [Limited Pressing]JPN N/A sold
    Scarecrow [CD+DVD Limited Edition] (~The pillows)JPN N/A sold
    The Idolm@ster Master Box 2 [CD+DVD Limited Edition]JPN N/A sold

    More supply of Yiu's album Can't But My Love is expected to be in stock coming Tuesday.




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