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Project X Zone

Project X Zone getting localized, coming to North America

11:00 AM on 01.21.2013 // Hamza CTZ Aziz

It's coming to Europe and Latin America too!

Project X Zone, the crazy crossover game featuring Namco Bandai, Capcom, and Sega characters all working together, is coming to North America! Namco will be bringing the role-playing fighting game hybrid to North American, European, Australia, and Latin American shores with full English localization, at least in terms of the text.

The voice acting, on the other hand, will just be sticking with the original Japanese voices. There's a ton of dialogue in the game, so I can imagine why Namco wouldn't see the appeal of spending the money on English voiceover with a handheld title.

Other than that, you can expect everything from the original release fully intact. Everyone played nice so there wasn't any licensing issues. Yes, all you perverts can rest easy as all the crazy boob "fan service" hasn't gone anywhere.

We'll have an updated hands-on impression of Project X Zone for you a little later today. Otherwise, expect the mega crossover game to be out sometime this Summer for the 3DS.

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destructoid's previous coverage:
Project X Zone

  Jul 09

Review: Project X Zone

A love letter from Japan

  May 09

Can you handle this Project X Zone character spotlight?

It's almost my entire childhood in two minutes

  Apr 11

Project X Zone rocks out with an English trailer

Also, Limited Edition copies are free at launch

  Apr 05

Project X Zone hones in on a June 2013 release

Release date confirmed for North America

  Jan 21

Preview: Project X Zone is boob jiggling fan service

There are many sexy, chiseled muscles to look at, too

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