After talking the creative philosophy at ArcSys and their upcoming fighter Cross Tag Battle, we spent some time with Toshimori and Ishiwatari discussing their now famous creations Guilty Gear and BlazBlue. Each discussed their inspirations and ideas for their creations, their development history, and their favorite designs. Hit the jump for more about 2 of the best 2D fighters and for their favorite anime!
ArcSystem Works has been on a tear with the breakout release of Dragon Ball FighterZ and domination of the upcoming EVO 2018 main stage with approaching release BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle. While other developers have been backing away from 2D fighters, ArcSys has gone all-in. Hit the jump for the first half of our interview with the founder of ArcSys and its two major creators about their upcoming fighter and the philosophy that sets them apart from the competition!
The latest character additions have arrived for BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle. These three, which will each be available as downloadable content, include Platinum the Trinity from BlazBlue: Central Fiction, Orie from Under Night In-Birth, and Kanji Tatsumi from Persona 4 Arena. Hit the jump for a preview.
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle already features a couple characters from RWBY in its 20-character roster, but Arc System Works will be adding at least one more as DLC. The first downloadable character has been revealed, so hit the jump for more!
BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle has plenty of non-BlazBlue characters in the roster, including some from RWBY and Persona 4. Arc System Works hasn't forgotten what's in the title, though, so the fifth character introduction trailer is here to usher in BlazBlue's Iron Tager, Makoto Nanaya, v-No. 13, and Es.
BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle is on display during this weekend's PlayStation Experience, so a new English trailer is here to show off the roster in action. Check out the video after the jump to see more of all the characters, including more from RWBY.
Another Persona 4 character is getting ready to join in on the BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle action. Following up on the previously-revealed Chie Satonaka is Yukiko Amagi, who stars in the new character trailer along with Under Night In-Birth's Gordeau and BlazBlue's Azrael.
It was just last week that we got to check out the second character trailer for BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle, which introduced BlazBlue's Rachel Alucard and Hazama, as well as RWBY's Weiss Schnee. Now it's already time for the third, which introduces Noel Vermillion from BlazBlue, Chie Satonaka from Persona 4, and Waldstein from Under Night In-Birth.
Arc System Works is bringing 2D fighter BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle to PS4, Switch, and PC in 2018, and one of the recently-revealed contenders hails from Rooster Teeth's RWBY. Meet Weiss Schnee along with two other additions to the roster, Rachel Alucard and Hazama from BlazBlue, after the jump.
The BlazBlue series is coming to smartphones in Japan according to the reveal of BlazBlue Alternative: Dark War. While there isn't much info on what to expect from the game, Arc System Works launched a teaser site, with plans to bring it to iOS and Android devices "soon."
At this weekend's Evolution Championship Series (better known as EVO) fighting game evet, a reveal showcased some of the warriors who will be trading blows with the BlazBlue cadre in Cross Tag Battle. Along with BlazBlue Centralfiction characters, this will feature characters from Persona 4 Arena, Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st], and even Rooster Teeth's RWBY!
BlazBlue: Central Fiction is about to make the leap to a new platform, with publisher H2 Interactive lining up a PC release via Steam for April 26. The fighter's Steam page is now live, and those who grab a copy will get the original soundtrack and Memorial Book in their Steam folder. Read on for more.