The gameplay is typical of a 2D fighter. The two players choose their character and 4 assists. The two then duke it out until the other player loses all their health.
The roster isn't balanced with some characters far exceeding the base characters.
These are the 25 playable characters. The SSJ stands for Super Saiyan.
- Goku (Base)
- Teen Gohan (Base)
- Frieza (Final Form)
- Vegeta (Base)
- SSJ Future Trunks
- SSJ Vegeta
- SSJ Goku
- Perfect Cell
- SsJ2 Teen Gohan
- Android 18
- Majin Buu
- SSJ Adult Gohan
- Adult Gohan (Ultimate)
- SSJ God Goku
- SSJ Gotenks
- Kid Buu
- LSSJ Broly
- SSJGSS Goku - Only unlocked via playing the demo
In addition, there are over 100 assists that players can mix and match to use in a fight.
If there is save-data from Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2, the player unlocks Super Saiyan 4 Vegeta.
First-run copies include a download code for Dragon Ball Z Super Butōden 2, a Super Famicom game ported to the 3DS.
|Dragon Ball Video Games|
Dragon Power • Daimaō Fukkatsu • 3: Gokūden • Kyōshū! Saiyajin • II: Gekigami Freeza!!
Goku Hishōden • Goku Gekitōden • The Legacy of Goku • Collectible Card Game • The Legacy of Goku II • Legendary Super Warriors • Taiketsu • Supersonic Warriors • Buu's Fury • Advanced Adventure • GT: Transformation • Supersonic Warriors 2 • Harukanaru Densetsu • Origins • Origins 2 • Attack of the Saiyans • Ultimate Butōden • Heroes: Ultimate Mission • Ultimate Mission 2 • Ultimate Mission X • Extreme Butōden • Fusions