During a special live stream, Bandai Namco has announced a PlayStation 4 port of the 2016 arcade game Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS. Maxiboost ON will arrive worldwide this year. The Extreme VS. series features 2v2 multiplayer action arena battles celebrating Gundam‘s entire history. This iteration, in particular, features a huge roster, with over 183 different suits sourced from over 30 different Gundam series available to choose from.
Although consoles originally got the Gundam Versus titles in 2017, the title was new and aimed at a worldwide audience. However, the forthcoming Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS. Maxiboost ON will be a port of the Japanese arcade game, with no alterations. A demo for Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS. Maxiboost ON will be available on the PlayStation 4 at Taipei Game Show 2020 from February 6 to 9 at the Bandai Namco Entertainment booth. with a special stage event scheduled to be held on February 6.
Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS. Maxiboost ON is slated to arrive worldwide sometime this year.
In other recent Gundam news, a special short movie celebrating the franchise’s 40th anniversary just arrived on YouTube.
MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM EXTREME VS. MAXIBOOST ON is coming to the Americas for the first time! Choose from 183 playable units from 36 iterations of #GUNDAM when this fast-paced Mobile Suit fighting game releases for PlayStation 4 in 2020. pic.twitter.com/eF8ESBKy43
— Bandai Namco US (@BandaiNamcoUS) January 21, 2020