The great battle between Shinigami and Shinobi returns in Bleach vs Naruto 2.3. Once again, you have to choose which side you are on. Will you join Naruto, Sasuke, Sakura, and the rest of the powerful ninja, or maybe Ichigo, Rukia, Renji, and other great Shinigami? Choose your favorite character and fight against others to emerge the strongest warrior! Do not forget about the right choice of assistant who will help you in fight.
Two new playable characters and one summon assistant have been added in Bleach vs Naruto 2.3. The new representative of Naruto is Deidara, Akatsuki member and specialist in explosions. Shinigami world is support this time by Ikkaku Madarame, 3rd Seat of the 11th Division in the Gotei 13. The new summon assistant is Yachiru Kusajishi from Bleach, pink hair lieutenant of the 11th Division in the Gotei 13.
The gameplay is simple and similar to other classic arcade fighting games. You can move from left to right ( A D ), block enemy attacks (S ), jump ( K ), dash ( L ), attack your opponents with basic attacks ( J ), powerful special attacks ( U I ) or with help of your assistant ( O ). W key isn't used to move, but it can be combined with the attack keys to perform air attacks or blasts directed upwards. Using a block and attack ( S + J ) at the same time will activate one of the character's special abilities. If you get 3 bars of energy, you can activate the transformation using attack and jump at the same time ( J + K ). It'll increase speed, power and skills of your character.
To start the game, click on the title screen, then use the keys ( W S to up and down, A D to left and right ) to navigate the menu. Confirm your selection by pressing J or use K to return to the previous view. Player 2 chooses the character using and confirms by pressing 1.