Blazblue Cross Tag Battle confirmed for Switch

Back in January, Arc System Works announced they were bringing several games to the Nintendo Switch, including New Frontier Days: Founding Pioneers (already available), but also a game from the Blazblue series. Unfortunately, nothing was said about that game, so we didn’t know if it would be just a port, a brand new game, or something else entirely.

And today, during a panel at RTX 2018, it was announced that the mysterious Blazblue game for the Nintendo Switch was Blazblue Cross Tag Battle, which was announced a few months ago for unspecified platforms.

Here’s the trailer revealed today, which confirms several playable characters, but also confirms the platforms the game is releasing on:

The characters revealed in this trailer are:

  • Rachel = Alucard, the Rosen Princess (fom Blazblue Centralfiction)
  • Hazama, the Shadowy Serpent Fang (from Blazblue Centralfiction)
  • Weiss Schnee, Mirror Mirror (from RWBY)

And here’s the first character trailer:

The characters revealed in this trailer are:

  • Jin = Kisaragi, Hero of the Frozen Blade (from Blazblue Centralfiction)
  • Yosuke Hanamura, Captain Ressentiment (from Persona 4 Arena)
  • Linne, the Reincarnation (from Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st])

And finally, here’s some gameplay footage and the teaser trailer:

Finally, here’s some screenshots:

Blazblue Cross Tag Battle (Switch) will be released in 2018, worldwide. The Upcoming Games page has been updated. Stay tuned for more details!

Source: Nintendo



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One thought on “Blazblue Cross Tag Battle confirmed for Switch

  • 15 October 2017 at 14 h 01 min

    Soooo….. I guess none of the Guilty Gear characters will be in this? What a waste.

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