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"Dragon Ball XENOVERSE 2" Official Discussion Thread

Postby VegettoEX » Mon May 16, 2016 10:48 am

First teased May 16th:

Kanzenshuu wrote:Bandai Namco has launched a new website at www.flythroughtime.com with the teaser, "A New Dragon Ball Project is Coming":

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The site, which features a slew of promotional artwork from previous Dragon Ball films and games, also contains a countdown timer set to complete tomorrow (17 May 2016)

Dragon Ball XENOVERSE, the franchise's most recent home console video game, was announced in the July 2014 issue of V-Jump (which, incidentally, leaked via scans online 17 May 2014). XENOVERSE saw the player travel through the timeline of the Dragon Ball franchise to correct changes made by the villains Mira, Towa, and Demigra. As of February 2016, XENOVERSE has shipped over three million copies worldwide.


Formally announced May 17th:

Kanzenshuu wrote:Bandai Namco's flythroughtime.com countdown/teaser website has unveiled Dragon Ball XENOVERSE 2 coming in 2016 to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC with a new website at dragonballxenoverse2.com.

The company provided the game’s first trailer on their YouTube channel, tasking the player with protecting Dragon Ball's past as well as teasing, "outcomes you wished were different."

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The original Dragon Ball XENOVERSE, developed by Dimps for Bandai Namco, was announced in May 2014 and launched in February 2015 for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC (via Steam) internationally. The game saw a user-created character teaming up with Trunks and the Kaiōshin of Time to correct anomalies and disruptions to the timeline caused by the villains Mira, Towa, and Demigra. As of February 2016, the game had shipped over three million copies worldwide.
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby Blade » Mon May 16, 2016 10:55 am

I'm going to assume this is what we've all been long expecting - the inevitable Xenoverse sequel. :D

Props to Bandai Namco for the really well thought-out and purposeful promo site!
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby dbgtFO » Mon May 16, 2016 10:59 am

Oh Cool and the way it lines up with the announcement of the first Xenoverse game is a great touch.
Maybe I'll buy this game!

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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby TekTheNinja » Mon May 16, 2016 11:09 am

OH GOD THIS IS GREAT. yesyesyesyesyes. Hype.
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby ArchedThunder » Mon May 16, 2016 11:10 am

dbgtFO wrote:Oh Cool and the way it lines up with the announcement of the first Xenoverse game is a great touch.
Maybe I'll buy this game!

It'll probably follow the exact same launch cycle too.

I'm super excited! Hopefully the game getting more than a year of dev time will result in more polish and lots of content.

With the site showing all the movies and lots of game box arts and such I get the feeling this game is going to be huge.

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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby The Jackal » Mon May 16, 2016 11:19 am

If it is Xenoverse 2, I hope they've fixed up the combat so spamming isn't possible anymore, and RNG is outright removed. They were the two issues I had with the first game.

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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby Jaetinh » Mon May 16, 2016 11:42 am

Fuck yes! This time they better include Chaozu.

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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby Grimlock » Mon May 16, 2016 11:54 am

Please, let it be Xenoverse 2! PLEASE!
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Postby Geekdom101 » Mon May 16, 2016 11:59 am

Grimlock wrote:Please, let it be Xenoverse 2! PLEASE!


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Postby Chuquita » Mon May 16, 2016 12:09 pm

I enjoyed Xenoverse. Looking forward to this if it is the sequel. :mrgreen:
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby voltlunok » Mon May 16, 2016 12:13 pm

Geekdom101 wrote:
Grimlock wrote:Please, let it be Xenoverse 2! PLEASE!


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24 hours.

I can't wait that long! GET THE TIME MACHINES!

Super excited to see what this will be, if it is Xenoverse 2, seems like they heard the fan demand for more movie stuff and looks like more GT stuff too. Hopefully this provides a lengthy campaign that goes through everything!

Though here's hoping they don't try to shoehorn the currently incomplete super in...that may leave things a little cliffhangy and sloppy in my opinion. BoG and RoF making it in would be cool though.
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Postby DBZGTKOSDH » Mon May 16, 2016 12:15 pm

Interesting... seems like it won't be just another DBZ game with a few extras from movies & GT. :thumbup:
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby TekTheNinja » Mon May 16, 2016 12:22 pm

voltlunok wrote:Though here's hoping they don't try to shoehorn the currently incomplete super in...that may leave things a little cliffhangy and sloppy in my opinion. BoG and RoF making it in would be cool though.


I dunno. I kinda want the Universe 6 fighters.
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby DragonBalllKaiHD » Mon May 16, 2016 12:23 pm

I would suggest you guys to calm down. Do not jump to conclusion that it is Xenoverse. Otherwise you are going to be in for a big disappointment when they announce different from what you are expecting.
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby Greator » Mon May 16, 2016 12:24 pm

I hope it isn't Xenoverse sequel. Never got into the game too deeply and the whole avatar thing just didn't work for me.

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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby TheDevilsCorpse » Mon May 16, 2016 12:25 pm

TekTheNinja wrote:I dunno. I kinda want the Universe 6 fighters.

Well, Xenoverse had characters included that weren't involved with the story.
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby TekTheNinja » Mon May 16, 2016 12:31 pm

Greator wrote:I hope it isn't Xenoverse sequel. Never got into the game too deeply and the whole avatar thing just didn't work for me.


As long as it's not another card game like Heroes or Dokkan Battle I'll be happy.
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby voltlunok » Mon May 16, 2016 12:34 pm

TekTheNinja wrote:
voltlunok wrote:Though here's hoping they don't try to shoehorn the currently incomplete super in...that may leave things a little cliffhangy and sloppy in my opinion. BoG and RoF making it in would be cool though.


I dunno. I kinda want the Universe 6 fighters.

The U6 fighters being included would be fine. But I think shoving Super in (Specially since all we'd really get is the U6 tournament arc.) would be a bit of a bad idea. It'd feel like an incomplete and rushed section...like "WELCOME TO SUPER! *5 or 6 fights later!* Bye! Thanks for enjoying Dragon Ball Super!" that kind of thing. Since I think BoG and RoF sections would go more by the movies then the Super retellings. I could be wrong though...we'll see.

DragonBalllKaiHD wrote:I would suggest you guys to calm down. Do not jump to conclusion that it is Xenoverse. Otherwise you are going to be in for a big disappointment when they announce different from what you are expecting.

Eh, I think everyone is keeping that salt shaker ready just in case it isn't Xenoverse 2. I am, if it isn't and its something neat then I'm down for it but if it is XV2 then I'm also down for that. People are just letting their excitement out more then anything.
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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby KentalSSJ6 » Mon May 16, 2016 12:41 pm

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Re: Bandai Namco New Dragon Ball Project 2016

Postby TekTheNinja » Mon May 16, 2016 12:42 pm

voltlunok wrote:
TekTheNinja wrote:
voltlunok wrote:Though here's hoping they don't try to shoehorn the currently incomplete super in...that may leave things a little cliffhangy and sloppy in my opinion. BoG and RoF making it in would be cool though.


I dunno. I kinda want the Universe 6 fighters.

The U6 fighters being included would be fine. But I think shoving Super in (Specially since all we'd really get is the U6 tournament arc.) would be a bit of a bad idea. It'd feel like an incomplete and rushed section...like "WELCOME TO SUPER! *5 or 6 fights later!* Bye! Thanks for enjoying Dragon Ball Super!" that kind of thing. Since I think BoG and RoF sections would go more by the movies then the Super retellings. I could be wrong though...we'll see.


They COULD just include them in Parallel Quests.
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