Update #4: The Full Burst DLC is now available to download from Xbox Live (GB) in Europe, priced £7.99/€9.99.
Update #3: Seems like we misread the press release – the consoles are only getting the Full Burst DLC, not a complete digital version. The complete Full Burst digital version is PC only. Adjusted the article text accordingly. Apologies for being stoopid.
Update #2: The Full Burst DLC is also now available to download from the PS Store (GB), priced £7.99.
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst DLC is scheduled to launch today, 22 October, on the PlayStation Store and Xbox Live, while PC players will be able to access the complete digital version of the game through Steam. PS3 gamers in Europe will have to wait until tomorrow, 23 October, before they can access the content through the PlayStation Store, while European Xbox 360 gamers will have to wait until Friday, 25 October, for the Full Burst DLC to be added to Xbox Live.
For the benefit of any Naruto fans that haven’t been paying attention, Full Burst is an enhanced version of the original Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3, and includes new features such as an extra chapter, more missions, and adds Kabuto (Sage) as a playable character. Full feature list after this Full Burst trailer:
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst description and features:
The 4th Great Ninja War continues. NARUTO SHIPPUDEN Ultimate Ninja STORM 3 has been given a thorough overhaul for its FULL BURSTcomeback! Not least among the wealth of enhancements is the addition of the feverishly anticipated chapter in which Sasuke and Itachi take on Kabuto in a nail-biting confrontation.
Full Burst exclusive content…
- Additional Chapter: Finally free of Kabuto’s control, Itachi intends to crack the Reanimation forbidden technique. Will an unprecedented Uchiha alliance with Sasuke be enough to handle it?
- New playable character: Kabuto reaches the almighty Sage mode and is now playable in versus mode. Unleash his power and defeat your opponents both offline and online.
- Director’s Cut: Discover completely revamped Storm 3 cinematics and experience the epic conflict consuming the entire ninja world more intensely that ever.
- 100 New Missions: Embark on a whole new series of missions, many with their own uniquely challenging objectives.
- 38 Additional Costumes: Outfit characters in a selection of 38 costumes from the NARUTO SHIPPUDEN Ultimate Ninja STORM 3 DLC packs. Note: Costumes aren’t Full Burst exclusive and therefore not part of the Full Burst DLC
… with Storm 3 acclaimed experience
- Absolutely Epic storyline: Wage the 4th Great Ninja War in the most epic NARUTO game ever
- Extreme Immersion: Confront overpowering bosses including the gargantuan Tailed Beasts in memorable battles defying time and death
- Gameplay Excellence: Discover NARUTO Storm completely revamped ninja confrontations with the series most extensive roster including the highly anticipated Naruto (Tailed Beast mode), Madara or the Jinchurikis.
As soon as it becomes available, the Full Burst DLC will be available to download from PS Store (US), PS Store (GB), Xbox Live (US), and Xbox Live (GB). At the time of writing prices are still TBC, but we will update this article accordingly as soon as we have that information.