Bandai Namco Entertainment America confirmed on Monday that Master Roshi will launch in the fighting game Dragon Ball FighterZ on September 18. The company began streaming a pitch trailer for the character.
Master Roshi is the third fighter in the game’s “FighterZ Pass 3” season. Kefla, the first character in the pass, was released in-game on February 28. Ultra Instinct Goku, the second character, was released on May 22. The pass will also include two other undisclosed characters. As with previous FighterZ Passes, players can purchase characters individually or purchase FighterZ Pass 3 for all characters.
The game was released for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC via Steam in America and Europe in January 2018, and it was released in February 2018 in Japan for PS4 and Xbox One. The game has sold 2.5 million copies. Worldwide. The Nintendo Switch version of the game launched in Japan, America, and Europe in September 2018.
The game also received a download-only “Deluxe Edition” release in January 2019 that includes previously released DLC characters: Broly, Bardock, Fused Zamasu, Vegito Blue, Base Goku, Base Vegeta, Cooler, and Android 17.