Dragon Ball FighterZ, the popular fighting video game from Arc System Works Y Bandai Namco Entertainment based on such a popular manganime, will return to the competitive scene soon next to a new patch with many new features scheduled for this same month of August. So has announced Tomoko Hiroki, producer of the video game, through a video clip published through the official account of Bandai Namco Esports and that you can see below these lines.
Goku and company return with new tournaments
Thus, Dragon Ball FighterZ returns to the competitive esports scene through new open tournaments, only in online format; and waiting for the exact dates of the different phases to be specified, it has been confirmed that the qualifying matches will start next month of September. A new batch of esports competitions that will enjoy the different news of a patch that will arrive in August.
So much so, that the game’s own production company has explained that it is not a simple character rebalancing patch, but that they will carry out numerous changes and adjustments and new combat mechanics, whether offensive or defensive. And it is that according to Hiroki herself, said patch will add changes such as the aerial technique known as guard cancel, in order to increase the defensive possibilities of the title.
Finally, the production company has touched on the subject of netcode, ensuring that it is very difficult for them to improve their current infrastructure. Let’s remember that other recent fighting games like Guilty Gear Strive, also from Arc System Works itself, already enjoy improvements in this regard, such as the rollback netcode; Unfortunately, Hiroki has commented that he does not think it is possible that Dragon Ball FighterZ receive improvements in this regard.
Source | Bandai Namco Sports