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BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extend is getting a localization


This summer
Mar 06
Aksys Games has announced that BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extend will be getting a localization on PS3, PS4, Xbox One, and Vita this summer. Can't keep track of BlazBlue's updates and sequels? The "Extend" is q... read
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BlazBlue

BlazBlue: Battle Cards looking to take that card crown


First gameplay footage released
Feb 27
The BlazBlue franchise continues to diversify its portfolio. Whether it be a mobile rhythm game or a visual novel, the series has grown from its fight-game roots. With BlazBlue: Battle Cards, that trend continues -- but only... read
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Xblaze Lost: Memories

BlazBlue spin-off Xblaze 2 coming west this summer


こんにちは読者
Feb 26
Xblaze Lost: Memories is coming west this summer, Aksys Games just announced. The "RPG-style" visual novel is the follow-up to XBlaze Code: Embryo, which Aksys localized for western audiences last spring. This PS3 a... read
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BlazBlue

There's a new BlazBlue rhythm game and it's out now


Brace yourselves, anti-mobile and free-to-play comments are coming
Feb 25
"This isn't the BlazBlue game you're looking for," he persuades you with a small wave of the hand. Okay, maybe it is. Maybe you're in the market for a "gluttonous" rhythm game where you "eat to the beat of BlazBlue." In that ... read
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BlazBlue PC

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend coming to Steam


H2 Interactive unleashes the fighter on PC in December
Nov 16
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend is heading to Steam next month, H2 Interactive has announced. It will feature both online and local multiplayer as well as English, Japanese, Korean, and Chinese language options. The pulbishe... read
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BlazBlue: Clone Phantasma

BlazBlue: Clone Phantasma still coming to North America


EU may still be out of luck
Aug 05
Arc System Works has been fairly faithful in bringing its BlazBlue games to the West. One game in particular that hasn't been localized, however, is BlazBlue: Clone Phantasma, released in 2012 on the Japanese eShop for Ninten... read
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The grand finals and other notable moments
And just like that, another EVO has come and gone. What a weekend. Despite not playing fighting games much myself, I'll never miss watching the year's big tournament. The audience's energy, the drama that unfolds on stage -- ... read feature

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BlazBlue card game

Aksys Games is localizing a BlazBlue card game


Called BlazBlue: Battle Cards
Jul 07
If you like card games get your iPad and iPhone ready -- Aksys Games has announced that they will localize the BlazBlue card battler, appropriately named BlazBlue: Battle Cards. It's developed by Alliance Digital Media, ... read
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XBlaze Code: Embryo

XBlaze Code: Embryo is the BlazBlue game you didn't know you wanted


Visual novels are love
Jun 26
Can't get enough BlazBlue? Check out XBlaze Code: Embryo, something completely different. Arc System Works' visual novel follows Touya Kagari as he finds himself entangled within a network of secretive organizations and a gag... read
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EVO money

Arc System Works, Aksys add $30k to BlazBlue EVO 2014 pot


Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- playable, if I was BlazGreen I would die
Jun 24
I had a pretty nice EVO 2013 at the live streaming get together we here are Destructoid threw in a San Francisco bar. Meanwhile, contestants (as opposed to us novice drunks) are in store for an even nicer EVO 2014 as Arc... read
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BlazBlue Visual Novel

BlazBlue spin-off gets a trailer, demo out on PSN


XBlaze: Code Embryo hits PS3 and Vita in full next month
May 15
Have you ever wondered what BlazBlue would be like if Arc System Works removed all the fighting game bits? Probably not. But, on the off chance you're interested in finding out, the brand-new demo for XBlaze: ... read
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XBlaze Code: Embryo

BlazBlue visual novel gets a demo for PS3, Vita this week


Take XBlaze Code: Embryo for a spin this Tuesday!
May 11
XBlaze Code: Embryo, a visual novel set in the BlazBlue universe, is coming to North America for both PlayStation 3 and Vita on June 24. Until then, Asksys Games is hoping to whet your appetite with a demo version. That'll be... read
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BlazBlue Vita

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma gets an official Vita release date


June 24th
Apr 14
BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma has arrived on the PlayStation 3, but we were waiting on a Vita release date for what seems like forever. Until this week that is, when publisher Aksys Games announced that the Vita port will arrive... read
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The Wheel of Fate keeps on turning
If the pacing of Street Fighter was baseball, and Marvel vs Capcom 3 was basketball, BlazBlue would be a free-for-all cage match match between two over-caffeinated nine-year-olds. And I mean this in the most endearing way possible. read feature

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BlazBlue

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma retail out this week, there's still a digital pre-order deal


PS+ users get 10% off
Mar 26
BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma is now shipping across the US, but the PSN version doesn't drop until April 1st. If you're willing to wait until then you can take advantage of their pre-order offer, where you can get Kokonoe (a D... read
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BlazBlue Vita

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma coming to Vita this summer


Phantastic!
Feb 11
The blaznew BlazBlue, Chrono Phantasma, is coming to PS3 in North America this March. Aksys has also confirmed the Vita port will be coming stateside as well sometime this summer.  The Vita version will feature an additi... read
XBlaze Code: Embryo photo
XBlaze Code: Embryo

BlazBlue visual novel coming to PS3/Vita in North America


XBlaze Code: Embryo
Feb 11
XBlaze Code: Embryo is a visual novel set 200 years before the events of BlazBlue.  XBlaze tells the story of Touya Kagari, a mostly unremarkable high school sophomore with a remarkable past, and his transformation fro... read
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Steam

Kiss Ltd wants to bring more ARC System Works to Steam


Fan campaign pushing publisher
Feb 10
Last month's release of Guilty Gear Isuka on Steam has fans of ARC System Works' fighting games hoping that more of their titles might make it to the platform in future, and a campaign has developed to encourage publishe... read
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This is your BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Limited Edition


Comes with a book, soundtrack, and more
Nov 05
Ready for BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma? Well you may want to go all out with the Limited Edition set to include a bunch of extra goodies. You'll get a 40-page full color artbook, a soundtrack by famed musician Daisuke Ishiwatar... read
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Aksys 3DS and Vita sale

Aksys throwing a sale on 3DS and Vita digital shops


Save big bucks on Virtue's Last Reward, Muramasa, BIT.TRIP, and BlazBlue
Aug 22
Atlus isn't the only company ringing in the start of a new school year. Aksys Games is also so pleased that all the little brats are sweating in a classroom where they belong that it decided to place a number of games on the ... read
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BlazBlue Chronophantasma

BlazBlue Chronophantasma to be localized in 2014


Heaven or Hell, let's rock! Oh wait wrong game
Jun 11
[Update: Aksys Games has confirmed at E3 that BlazBlue Chronophantasma will be released in the US next year.] BlazBlue Chronophantasma is coming to the PS3 later this year in Japan, and Arc System Works has another trailer t... read
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Blazblue Chronophantasma

Rock out to this BlazBlue Chronophantasma trailer


New characters highlighted
May 23
BlazBlue Chronophantasma, the next entry in the BlazBlue franchise, is hitting Japan later this year. In order to get people sufficiently pumped, a new gameplay trailer has surfaced with that classic rock feel we'd expect fr... read
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BlazBlue anime

BlazBlue getting an anime adaptation


Anime fighting!
May 21
Want a new BlazBlue game? Well too bad! Settle for this anime adaptation instead. Animation studio teamKG and Hoods Entertainment are behind BlazBlue Alter Memory, set to air this Summer. Gundam 00's Seiji Mizushima is direct... read
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Sleeping Dogs and BlazBlue head to PS Plus this month


Plus Pinball Arcade, and Knytt Underground
May 04
Have you played Sleeping Dogs yet? If not what the hell is wrong with you? It's an amazing game, and you really have no excuse. Especially those of you with PlayStation Plus membership as it's about to become available for fr... read
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BlazBlue

BlazBlue team targeting PS4 for new fighting series


It's 'who Arc System Works is,' says producer
Apr 05
Arc System Works has their sights set on the PlayStation 4 as the platform to debut another new fighting series to the world, according to a Shoryuken-translated Dengeki interview with BlazBlue producer Toshimichi Mori. ... read
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BlayzBloo video

Here's some BlayzBloo: Clone Phantasma footage


Kinda cute, kinda meh
Jan 18
Some time ago, Jonathan Holmes reviewed BlayzBloo: Super Melee Brawlers Battle Royale. It was a pretty quaint release that was forgotten almost immediately. But now, it looks like a full sequel is upon us, ready to grace the... read
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Bandai's got sweet figs of Sol Badguy, Bass, Mewtwo, more


BlazBlue and Senran Kagura also get mad loving
Oct 25
At the recent Tamashii Nations exhibition in Japan, Bandai has been showing off a ton of sweet new game-themed figurines as part of its D-Arts and Figuarts ZERO lines. We start with some Guilty Gear action in the form of D-Ar... read
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New BlazBlue game heading to arcades in Japan


Aug 05
Developer Arc System Works has announced BlazBlue Chrono Phantasma, the latest entry to the BlazBlue series. The sequel will feature new backgrounds, new music, new skills for past characters, and three brand new characters:... read






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