Today, Bandai Namco revealed the launch trailer for Hiei (YuYu Hakusho) and Meruem (Hunter X Hunter) ahead of their official addition to the Jump Force roster.  These two characters are being added as part of the Season 2 DLC pass. To get a closer look at Hiei’s merciless Dragon of the Darkness Flame attack and Meruem’s Nen abilities in action just check out the trailer below.

Hiei and Meruem are available in early access as part of Character Pass 2 beginning October 23rd and will officially be available for individual purchase by all players on October 27th. Both characters will also be coming to Nintendo Switch in 2021.

In addition to Hiei and Meruem, Jump Force  Character Pass 2 also features the now-available Shoto Todoroki and two currently unannounced characters from Bleach and JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. By purchasing Character Pass 2 for $17.99, players will immediately obtain Todoroki, as well as gain early access to Hiei, Meruem, and each subsequent DLC character upon their release; characters may also be purchased individually for $3.99.

Jump Force is currently available in the Americas for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The Jump Force Deluxe Edition is also currently available for Nintendo Switch.

What do you think about the new additions? Tell us in the comment section below. Stay tuned to Gaming Access Weekly for more information on Jump Force and all your gaming news!

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