Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2 Launches May 25 in Japan

This week’s Famitsu has confirmed the Japanese release date for Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2.

The latest update for the Arc System Works-made fighting game will launch on May 25th PC, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 3 in Japan.

The enhanced version of the latest in their fighting game franchise brings with it new story content, characters, balancing, and more. There’s a physical release planned alongside its digital release. If you already own  Guilty Gear Xrdthe new update will be available as a digital upgrade.

Here are the key features coming in the enhanced version:

  • Upgrades, Lots of Upgrades
    Two new characters, Baiken and Answer enter the battle! New stages, moves and motions are just the beginning of new content to explore!
  • Legends of Rock
    Expanded story and arcade modes shed new light on Jam, Kum, Raven, Dizzy, Answer and Baiken!
  • Balance is the Key
    A complete re-balancing of each fighter means that everything old is new again! Explore different fighting techniques with your favorite characters or start fresh with new brawlers!

A North American and European release is also confirmed for sometime this year.

Brandon Orselli


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