Naruto Tournament to Take Place at NY Comic Con

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This weekend, there will be a Naruto: Ultimate Ninja 3 Tournament taking place at the New York Comic Convention. Among other prizes, the best player wins the title of Ultimate Ninja. More details after the break.

Rise to the Top of the NARUTO Ladder
Santa Clara, Calif., (April 17, 2008) – Compete against the best NARUTO fighters around during NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.’s official NARUTO(tm): Ultimate Ninja(r) 3 tournament at this year’s New York Comic Con. Held on April 18 through April 20, registered New York Comic Con attendees can show their skills in the way of Jutsu in the newest addition to the Ultimate Ninja library. There can only be one ultimate ninja. Is it you?

Come test your NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja 3 skills at the NAMCO BANDAI Games America booth (Booth #1213) in the Jacob K. Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan. Starting on Friday 4/18, sixteen player single elimination tournaments will be held throughout the day and will run throughout the entirety of the show. Many prizes will be given away with the top honor of Ultimate Ninja being bestowed to the winner of each tournament. The schedule* for the tournament times is:

Friday, April 18
4:00 P.M., 5:30 P.M. and 7:00 P.M.

Saturday, April 19
11:00 A.M., 1:00 P.M. and 5:00 P.M.

Sunday, April 20
11:00 A.M. and 1:00 P.M.

*tournament schedule is subject to change on the day of the event.

NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja 3 perfects the art of anime fighting games with a host of ‘firsts’ for the series along with more than 40 playable characters, 20 stages and brand new jutsu to bring opponents to their knees. Players will be able to re-live the character defining battles of story arc one in Hero’s History mode and customize their characters with Ultimate Jutsu. Dominate the battlefield by turning into a powerful ninja of unprecedented size or summon giant creatures as allies in the new Summoning mode. An all-new original story will have players exploring a massive 3D rendered Hidden Leaf Village, participating in battle royale matches and competing in more than 55 unique missions. Furthermore, NARUTO fans throughout North America will be able to experience the game in both English and original Japanese voice over.

Exclusively for the PlayStation(r)2 computer entertainment system, NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja 3 is rated “T” for Teen by the ESRB and carries a suggested MSRP of $39.99. For more information on NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja series, please visit: or <> . For additional information regarding the NARUTO: Ultimate Ninja 3 tournament please visit, the official NARUTO community website.

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