Weekly Shonen anniversary ensemble fighter announced


A crossover fighting game featuring characters from rival manga magazines' Weekly Shonen Sunday and Weekly Shonen Magazine has been announced for the PSP. Apparently, this is all part of their 50th anniversary celebrations -- both publications made their simultaneous debuts on the same day back in 1959. No gameplay details have been announced except special moves can be executed with a single button and that the title will be developed by Konami. No release date has been set. A list of IPs that will be make an appearance for the brawler, after the jump.

[Via Kotaku -- thanks, David B.!]

Currently announced to be in the game:

Air Gear
Fairy Tail
Hajime no ippo (Fighting Spirit)
Inu Yasha
Hayate the Combat Butler
Cromartie High School
Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple

Kekkaishi
Zettai Karen Children

Shown in screenshots only:

Kyukyoku Choujin
Magical Teacher Negima!

This article was originally published on Joystiq.