The first Project X Zone game featured a good selection of characters from a variety of different games and franchises, and as it turns out the second game is going to be no different. A trailer for the game has recently been released which shows off the new game as well as some of the characters that are set to appear in the game, some returning and some new. Project X Zone will feature characters from franchises by Capcom, Bandai Namco and even Sega, and will even include characters from varying franchises such as the Resident Evil, Yakuza, Tales, Devil May Cry, Tekken, Strider, and Mega Man franchises, among others.

Here are the characters shown off in the trailer and the franchsies they hail from:

Leon S. Kennedy (Resident Evil 6)
Kazuma Kiryu (Yakuza: Dead Souls)
Majima Goro (Yakuza: Dead Souls)
Yuri Lowell (Tales of Vesperia)
Flynn Schifo (Tales of Vesperia)
Dante (Devil May Cry series)
Vergil (Devil May Cry series)
Erica Fontaine (Sakura Wars series)
Ichiro Ogami (Sakura Wars series)
Jin Kazama (Tekken series)
Kazuya Mishima (Tekken series)
Mega Man X (Mega Man X series)
Zero (Mega Man X series)
Akira Yuki (Virtua Fighter series)
Kage-Maru (Virtua Fighter series)
Kite (.hack series)
Haseo (.hack//GU series)
Hotsuma (Shinobi)
Natsu (Soulcalibur V)
Strider Hiryu (Strider)

You can also watch the Japanese trailer for the game below to see these characters as well as the game for yourself: