Arc System Works Introduces New BlazBlue Game With Special Guest Characters

Arc System Works has revealed at EVO 2017 a new crossover fighting game from many of its franchises.

Arc System Works confirmed that the game will get a 2018 launch date.

While Jubei has appeared in every BlazBlue game as a non-playable character, this will be the first time the character is made playable.

As can be seen in the trailer, five characters are now confirmed for the crossover.

This game features characters from BlazBlue: CentralFiction, Persona 4: Arena, Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late [st] and RWBY.

We also know that BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle is a 2D fighting game, now in development internally by Arc System Works, and it will be released in 2018 for home consoles. We'll have more on the newly announced title as it becomes available.

Cross Tag Battle features the work of Arc System Works' up-and-coming illustrator: Konomi Higuchi as the game's lead character designer.