Namco Bandai, SEGA, and Capcom’s ambitious strategy-RPG, codenamed Project X Zone, is set to release worldwide in summer 2013. For those unfamiliar, Project X Zone is a crossover title bringing the most popular characters from the three Japanese publishers’ most beloved franchises in a RPG exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS.
Project X Zone is being developed by Monolith Soft and Banpresto, and is said to feature over 50 playable characters from 29 historic game franchises. In the game you use use a team of two characters known as a Pair Unit to explore the world within the game. An additional character known as a Solo Unit can be combined with the Pair Unit to assist in battles with Solo Attacks as well as augment the attacks available for players to execute. Playable characters include Jin and Xiaoyu (TEKKEN), Toma and Cyrille (Shining Force EXA), and X and Zero (Mega Man X).