Namco Bandai recently announced that Kushina Uzumaki
, the Nine tails’ previous jinchuriki and mother to Naruto Uzumaki, would be joining the roster of playable characters in the upcoming Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution
. It has now been revealed that two more well known ninja are set to join the ever growing cast of characters and will be playable for the first time in the Ultimate Ninja Storm
The first of the new contenders is Naruto’s first sensei, Iruka Umino, whose parents were killed during the Nine Tales’ attack on the Hidden Leaf Village.
The second ninja joining the fray is Konohamaru Sarutobi, the grandson of the Third Hokage and Naruto’s biggest fan. Konohamaru shares Naruto’s dream of becoming Hokage and will stop at nothing to beat his rival to the position.
Alongside this news, a batch of new screens featuring the two ninja has also been released:Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution
will be unleashing a Rasengan on stores a little sooner than previously thought, and will be available sometime in September.