Daily Briefs (Oct. 30, Round 2): BlazBlue: Central Fiction Special Edition / Diablo III: Eternal Collection

Today’s Daily Briefs: BlazBlue: Central Fiction Special Edition announced for Europe and North America, but also…

  • Diablo III: Eternal Collection
  • The Caligula Effect Overdose
  • Fitness Boxing
  • Team Sonic Racing
  • Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom
  • Astérix & Obélix XXL 2
  • Warriors Orochi 4
  • Just Dance 2019
  • Tool Assisted Speedrun

BlazBlue: Central Fiction Special Edition

A few weeks ago, Arc System Works announced that BlazBlue: Central Fiction Special Edition is coming to the Nintendo Switch on February 7th in Japan. Good news for fans in Europe and North America: they will not have to wait long for the game, since it will be released the next day in those two regions (on February 8th).

Here’s more details about it:

Experience the final chapter of the epic BLAZBLUE saga in 40+ hours of story mode, featuring over 30 unique characters on more than 60 stages and challenge yourself or your friends in one of the many modes – anywhere you go! Including all DLC and updates to date, BLAZBLUE CENTRALFICTION Special Edition will be the most comprehensive version of the showpiece anime fighting game series from Japan.

  • The final chapter! Find out how the massive story around Ragna the Bloodedge concludes or relive the grand finale!
  • Unique character designs! Fan favorites returned and new faces joined with Central Fiction – who will be your fighter of choice?
  • Stunning visuals: Iconic and beautifully rendered 3D stages offer a unique contrast to the intricately hand-drawn 2D fighter sprites.
  • Be the aggressor: Central Fiction introduced Exceed Accel attacks to finish Overdrive mode with a bang and Active Flow that will encourage aggressive play!

Here’s what the European boxart looks like:

BlazBlue: Central Fiction Special Edition (Switch) comes out on February 7th in Japan, and February 8th in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!

Source: Arc System Works PR / PQube (Twitter)

Diablo III: Eternal Collection

Here’s a promo video for Diablo III: Eternal Collection on Nintendo Switch:

Diablo III: Eternal Collection (Switch) comes out on November 2nd in Europe and North America, and December 27th in Japan.

The Caligula Effect Overdose

Here’s the story trailer for The Caligula Effect Overdose:

The Caligula Effect Overdose (Switch) comes out next year in Europe and North America.

Fitness Boxing

Here’s a trailer and some pictures for Fitness Boxing:

Fitness Boxing (Switch) comes out on December 20th in Japan, December 21st in Europe, and January 4th in North America.

Source: Famitsu

Team Sonic Racing

Here’s a soundtrack sample for Team Sonic Racing: Boo’s House, composed by Tee Lopes and Jun Senoue!

Team Sonic Racing (Switch) comes out on May 21st in Europe and North America, and this Spring in Japan.

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom

Here’s the latest screenshot for Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom:

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom (Switch) comes out on December 4th worldwide.

Source: FDG Entertainment (Twitter)

Astérix & Obélix XXL 2

Today, Microids shared some gameplay footage for Astérix & Obélix XXL 2, showcasing the Challenges. Those are special missions focusing on battle, with the usual ranks (most likely bronze, silver, and gold). Getting gold in all Challenges is going to be quite the feat!

Astérix & Obélix XXL 2 (Switch) comes out on November 29th in Europe and North America.

Warriors Orochi 4

Here’s the latest video for Warriors Orochi 4, showcasing the Rampage Challenge Mode:

Just Dance 2019

Here’s the latest video for Just Dance 2019:

Tool Assisted Speedrun

Here’s the latest Tool Assisted Speedrun video for Nintendo platforms:

  • Resident Evil: Deadly Silence (Nintendo DS) by Fladdermus in 28:44.68


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