Naruto RPG 2: Chidori vs. Naruto Rasengan was available exclusively in Japan on July 14, 2005. It is the second version of the Naruto RPG series on the Nintendo DS. In addition, the first version is Naruto: Path of the Ninja in various regions. Like the previous version, this game has also a separate plot system (using the various events in the series of the same name). The plot takes place from Tsunade’s search phase to bring her back to Konoha (ending with Orochimaru and Jiraiya’s battle) until Sasuke’s health recovery period (when the character tries to follow Orochimaru).
In the game, you will participate in the required tasks by competing in groups. You build a battle group by recruiting many different characters. There are 20 characters to use in battles and just like the manga series, each has different fighting techniques. They include Sasuke Uchiha, Rock Lee, Shikamaru Nara, Naruto Uzumaki (can transform into the Nine-Tailed Fox), Kakashi Hatake … From there, you have to have wise calculations during battle (range of character’s attack is different). Therefore, you cannot use a fixed play strategy for multiple characters.
Besides, challenges of Naruto RPG 2: Chidori vs. Rasengan takes place in stages. Each will bring an enemy to fight or get the new character’s help. In addition, each character has a level system, and you have to accumulate many points to level up the character. This is very important, it allows you to use many new equipment and battle techniques. The game will offer many shops to exchange items or upgrade skills. When fighting, the screen displays the character’s basic stats (HP and MP). Besides, it allows you to choose attack techniques or use character items. And the screen below has your battle formation when facing enemies. In particular, activating a special attack skill, the screen will give some short videos to enjoy.