J-Stars Victory VS is a fighting game set in the Shonen Jump universe. The game includes a cast of playable and assist characters from different Shonen Jump properties including: Bleach, One Piece, Dragon Ball, Gintama, Hunter x Hunter, Bobobo-bo bo-bobo, Naruto, Rurouni Kenshin, Yuyu Hakusho, and many more.
The player selects a team of two characters and battles against others in one-on-one or multiple opponent matches. To win a match, the player must fill the win gauge, which consists of three sections. To fill the gauge, the player must defeat opponents. There are normal attacks, power attacks, area attacks, and finishing moves.