The 58 Playable Characters in Project X Zone 2

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What do Capcom, Sega, Bandai-Namco, and Nintendo all have in common? They all lend characters from some of their most popular franchises to team up in the mega-crossover, Project X Zone 2.

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[Spoiler Warning: One of these character portraits—taken from the Project X Zone 2 official site—is basically a spoiler for their parent game (which came out in 2010). You have been warned.]


Capcom


Ace Attorney

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Phoenix Wright and Maya Fey (Both together count as one solo unit)


Captain Commando

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Captain Commando (Solo)


Darkstalkers

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Demitri Maximoff and Morrigan Aensland (Pair), Felicia (Solo)


Devil May Cry

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Dante and Vergil (Pair)


Mega Man X

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X and Zero (Pair)


Resident Evil

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Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine (Pair), Leon S. Kennedy (Solo)


Star Gladiator

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June Lin Milliam (Solo)


Street Fighter

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Ryu and Ken Masters (Pair), Ingrid (Solo), Chun-Li (Pair with Ling Xiaoyu)


Strider

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Strider Hiryu (Paired with Hotsuma)


Sega


Nightshade

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Hibana (Solo)


Resonance of Fate

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Zephyr and Vashyron (Pair), Leanne (Solo)


Sakura Wars

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Sakura Shinguji and Gemini Sunrise (Pair), Erica Fontaine and Ichiro Ogami (Pair)


Segata Sanshiro Shinken Yugi

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Segata Sanshiro (Solo)


Shenmue

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Ryo Hazuki (Solo)


Shinobi

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Hotsuma (Paired with Strider Hiryu)


Space Channel 5

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Ulala (Solo)


Streets of Rage

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Axel Stone (Solo)


Virtua Fighter

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Akira Yuki and Kage-Maru (Pair), Pai Chan (Solo)


Yakuza

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Kazuma Kiryu and Goro Majima (Pair)


Bandai-Namco


.Hack

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Kite and Haseo (Pair)


God Eater

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Ciel Alencon and Nana Kouzuki (Pair), Alisa Ilinichina Amiella (Solo)


Legend of Valkyrie

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Valkyrie (Solo)


Namco X Capcom

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Reiji and Xiaomu (Pair)


Tales of Vesperia

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Yuri Lowell and Flynn Scifo (Pair), Estellise Sidos Heurassein (Solo)


Tekken

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Jin Kazama and Kazuya Mishima (Pair), Heihachi Mishima (Solo), Ling Xiaoyu (Pair with Chun-Li)


SoulCalibur

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Natsu (Solo)


Summon Knight

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Aty (Solo)


Xenosaga

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KOS-MOS (Paired with Fiora)


Nintendo


Fire Emblem Awakening

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Chrom and Lucina (Pair)


Xenoblade

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Fiora (Paired with KOS-MOS)


Project X Zone 2 was released for the Nintendo 3DS in Japan on November 12, 2015. It will be released in the US on February 16, 2016, and in Europe on February 19, 2016.

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turbolence1988
Turbolence1988 Loves Magic Turn Circles

Holy crap, a fighting game where I recognize half the characters! Not bad considering I was gonna buy it for Segata Sanshiro alone!