Today Bandai Namco released a brand new trailer of its upcoming anime soccer game Captain Tsubasa: Rise Of New Champions.
The trailer focuses on the Italian team and it focuses on Zino Hernandez, goalkeeper and captain who appeared in the manga and anime, and a brand-new forward, Leonardo Rusciano.
You can check them out in action below.
If you want to see more of Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions, you can enjoy the first screenshots and artwork, more screenshots, the first trailer, the second trailer, a comment from the series’ creator, the first gameplay, another look at the game, a few recent screenshots showing members of other national teams, a trailer showing off the German team, one focusing on the American team, one on Senegal, one showcasing the Dutch team, one focusing on France, another showing Argentina, one showcasing England, and an extensive trailer about the game as a whole.
Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions releases for PS4, Switch, and PC on August 28 in North America and Europe. Japan will get it one day earlier on August 27.
While the franchise is certainly very well known, not everyone is familiar with it, as its popularity varies a lot from region to region.
While In North America the original Captain Tsubasa anime never rose to the same relevance, in many European and Latin American countries (and of course, Japan) almost every kid who grew up in the past forty years knows about it.