First Look: Nura Rise of the Yokai Clan for PS360
Konami developing online team fighting game around manga and anime.
Word of a Nura Rise of the Yokai Clan game conversion from Konami first surfaced a couple of months back. Today, Konami opened a product page for the game, providing us with a first look.
Nura Rise of the Yokai Clan originates as a 2007 manga from Hiroshi Shiibashi and Shueisha's Weekly Shounen Jump magazine. The manga spawned a radio drama and an anime. You can read story and background details at Wikipedia.
The game adaptation is a team fighter, where you create a custom team from over 100 demons. You'll make use of your fighters' "Osore," which is the name the manga gives to skills of its demon characters.
The game supports four player cooperative and competitive online play. There's also an original story for the game's story mode.
Nura Rise of the Yokai Clan is due for PS3 and Xbox 360 retail release on November 17, priced ¥6,980.