Inazuma Eleven (Inazuma Irebun?, "Lightning Eleven") is a game Nintendo DS developed and published by Level-5. It was released on August 22, 2008 in Japan. A European release was confirmed by Nintendo and was released on January 29, 2011, three years after the Japanese release. The UK release was 26th 2011. Since the game's launch, it has received two sequels for the Nintendo DS, including Inazuma Eleven 2 Kyoui no Shinryakusha, as well as a spin-off for the Wii. An Inazuma Eleven manga based on the game began serialization in CoroCoro Comic on May 15, 2008, while an anime based on the game produced by OLM started airing on August 22, 2008. Mitsui has also created a collectible card game tie-in. The game served as the debut of a pop idol group, Twe'lv. For some time, the manga version was released.
Inazuma Eleven Anime
Endou Mamoru is a cheerful goalkeeper in Raimon, with six (6) other players in the team. But there was a day when the team was almost lead to disbandment by Natsumi unless they are to win the match against the Teikoku Academy, currently the best team of Japan. He tried to save the club by gathering four (4) more players to the team.
The series of the show starts here while they got to fight the challenges of the Football Frontier. Despite the hard time, they still won the soccer matches and win in the end to qualify for the Football Frontier International.
After winning the Football Frontier (Nationals), they are encounter by so called "aliens" which is actually just human before the possession of the Aliea meteorite. It is consist of eight (8) teams, Gemini Storm Epsilon,Shin Teikoku,Prominence,Diamond Dust,The Genesis,Chaos and Dark Emperors.
Finally! The Football Frontier Internationals finally begin! Raimon challenges each countries' representative team. The once members of the Aliea Academy and the other participants of the Football Frontiers like Kiyama Hiroto and Midorikawa Ryuuji joins Raimon to form Inazuma Japan , representative of Japan. They got to fight Orpheus, Italy's rep. team; Little Gigant, Cotarl's rep. team; Knights of Queen, England's rep. team; Fire Dragons, Korea's rep. team; Unicorn, America's rep. team; The Kingdom, Brazil's rep. team; The Empire's rep. team.
Inazuma Eleven GO (sequel)
Ten years have passed after the FFI, and an unnoticed darkness lurks around the country;Japan and what used to be soccer has changed during the 10 years that have passed. In this time, soccer is different from before and has become a reason for people to lose hope and stop playing for those who enjoy soccer. The new main protagonist; Matsukaze Tenma tries out for the Raimon soccer team and passes but in a match with another team, he soon realises that soccer is much different from what he has expected it to be. Now, soccer in Japan is controlled by an organization called Fifth Sector and is led by the one known as the “Holy Emperor”, namely Ishido Shuuji. Soccer in it’s current state is controlled and gives out commands whether the team loses purposely or wins the match. What used to be “real soccer” is gone.
Matsukaze Tenma, along with the members of the Raimon team, now aim to free soccer so that everyone can finally play soccer freely without being ordered how to do it.
The rebellion starts against Fifth Sector, in this dark midst of times, the Raimon team will not go alone in this rebellion. With some unexpected help from the Resistance organization that aims to replace the Holy Emperor and with some help from the previous main characters of the Inazuma Eleven anime.
Inazuma Eleven Game
Inazuma Eleven (イナズマイレブン / Inazuma Irebun / "Lightning Eleven") is the first game of the Inazuma Eleven series for Nintendo DS.
Inazuma Eleven 2: Kyoui no Shinryakusha
Inazuma Eleven 2: Kyoui no Shinryakusha (イナズマイレブン2 脅威の侵略者) is the second installment of the Inazuma Eleven games for Nintendo DS. There are two versions: Fire and Blizzard.
The main character, Endou Mamoru, is a very talented goalkeeper. He plays for his junior high school's soccer team called Raimon Junior High, which has just won the Football Frontier. Out of a sudden, "aliens" attack not just their school — but all the other junior high schools that have soccer. They are now thrown into fighting against the "aliens".
The game is split into two parts: one resembles a RPG, featuring various location that Endou and his team have to explore in order to get new items, face several other players in short casual battles or to advance further in the story. Most of the goals of this part are indicated by a giant purple arrow; the second part is the actual match: using the stylus, the player moves the soccer team around against another team. The player can dodge opponent's attacks, slide tackle to take the ball away, or use a special ability available to the characters they recruited. The result of any of his players actions are determined by seven skills, the player's affinity, and the total number of players participating in an action. Special abilities can only be stopped with other abilities, meaning that they will always win against basic tactics. Super shots and Super keeps however play simultaneously, which means that unlike defending the ball they always consume the Ability bar and at the beginning are determined by the player affinity only.
Players are able to take each other on via wireless mode.
They are divided into two games mainly Fire and Blizzard both having different stories.