Arc System Works and PQube have announced a release date for the upcoming Update 1.5 for BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle. On May 21st, Naoto Kurogane from BlazBlue, Teddie from Persona 4 Arena, Seth from Under Night In-Birth and Heart Aino from Arcana Hearts, the fifth and most recent franchise, will be joining the game’s roster and free for Deluxe Edition owners!
Apart from that, the title’s price will be reduced for the release of Update 1.5, making it the perfect opportunity for newcomers to pick up one of Evolution 2019’s main games!
Check out what the new characters play like:
Naoto Kurogane – BlazBlue
A foreigner from another world.
He possesses a unique power, the “Eye of the Hunter”, that allows him to see the life-force of living beings. With a strong sense of justice, he can’t ignore people who are in need of help and always rushes into situations without thinking much about the consequences.
Teddie – Persona 4 Arena
A mysterious bear suit who resides inside the TV world.
It is said that the inside of the costume is empty, but…? He speaks with bear puns in e-bear-y sentences. His Persona is Kintoki-Douji
Seth – Under Night In-Birth
A young man shrouded in mystery, known as “The Assassin” and feared by many.
As though under the command of someone else, he challenges people who possess certain powers to duels, his identity and objective remains unknown.
Heart Aino – Arcana Heart
Shockingly innocent and overflowing with energy.
Heart believes that there is no such thing as a truly bad person. in the name of love and justice, she meddles in other people’s business yet again.
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle features a dream-team roster of characters that have never before been gathered in a single 2D fighting game. Featuring fighters pulled from the BlazBlue, Persona 4 Arena, UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH EXE: LATE, Arcana Heart, and the RWBY universes, Cross Tag Battle‘s 2v2 tag based combat is perfect for fans of the genre.