Opening Movie for BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle

Arc System Works has shared a new video for BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle.

Featured above, the game’s opening movie was shared ahead of its release early next month. The movie shows off its cross-franchise roster of fighters, which includes characters from BlazBlue, RWBY, Persona, and Under Night In-Birth.

Here’s a rundown on the game:

Lay the smack down in style with BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, the spectacular new two-versus-two brawler from legendary fighting game creators, Arc System Works. Universes collide as you form your team from the most popular characters from BlazBlueUnder Night In-BirthPersona 4 Arena, and, for the first time ever in a fighting game, Rooster Teeth’s popular anime, RWBY.

Prepare for a fighting game experience that is deep and strategic but easy to control, featuring a simplified input combat system, and accessibility for new players, so more players can truly enjoy the thrill of fighting game competition.

Discover a satisfying high-octane 2D fighting game experience for everyone in BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, designed from the ground up to create an exciting two-versus-two fighter with a focus on gorgeous visuals, spectacular action, and fierce multiplayer action.

Key Features:

  • Assemble your dream team – Pick freely from characters from BlazBlueUnder Night In-BirthPersona 4 Arena, and RWBY.
  • Tactical tag team action – Swap your characters in real time mid-battle for new combos and strategies.
  • Simplified controls – High-level gameplay has never been more in reach with standardized input-friendly attack commands for ease-of-use.
  • Unique story episodes – Experience the story in Episode mode, with different episodes for BlazBlueUnder Night In-BirthPersona 4 Arena, and RWBY.
  • Take the fight worldwide – A new and improved online mode offers the best online multiplayer experience yet.
  • Go from baby steps to bustin’ heads – Arc System Works’ trademark top-of-the-line tutorial teaches you the ins-and-outs of battle in no time.

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle is launching in Japan and Asia on May 31st, while folks in North America are getting the game on June 5th, with the European release set for sometime this summer. The worldwide PC release is set for June 5th as well.


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