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Arcana Hearts 3: Love Max coming to Vita

By Andrew Yoon, May 02, 2014 11:30am PDT

Examu's anime-styled fighter Arcana Heart 3 is moving from PS3 to Vita.


"I have have a copy of AH on the PS2. It's a cool 2D fighter that no one has ever played. ..."

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BlazBlue studio teasing possible BloodRayne game

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2014 6:30am PDT

Arc System Works has opened a teaser site with the acronym "BRCS," featuring a character who looks like Rayne rendered in their own anime style.


BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma hits Vita on June 24

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 13, 2014 2:00pm PDT

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma's Vita version has been given a release date and will hit the Sony handheld on June 24.


BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma skipping Xbox 360 due to DVD size

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 05, 2014 2:30pm PST

The next BlazBlue game, Chrono Phantasma, is coming to PS3 on March 25th and Vita this summer. But why is there no Xbox 360 release? According to producer Toshimichi Mori, it's because of the limited space afforded by DVD.


"Noah. I can see what your saying... Elizabeth`s stori is neat... on wednesday I bought a new ..."

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BlazBlue visual novel 'XBlaze Code: Embryo' coming this summer

By Steve Watts, Feb 12, 2014 7:30am PST

BlazBlue is getting a story-focused visual novel this summer on PlayStation 3 and Vita, set 150 years before the rest of the series.


BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma coming to PS Vita this summer

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 10, 2014 2:15pm PST

Vita is getting yet another PS3 port. Aksys Games has announced a Vita port of BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasm. As is typical for new versions of...


"Wait... Kagura isn't a DLC character in the PS3 version!! Anyway, I forgot that the North ..."

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BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma fights onto PS3 on March 25

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 17, 2013 3:30pm PST

The PS3-exclusive BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma will arrive on March 25, bringing with it a revamped netcode and a 30+ hour story mode.


"Did these developers net get PS4 dev kits or do they just not care?"

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BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma's Limited Edition includes behind-the-scenes Blu-ray

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 05, 2013 4:00pm PST

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma is getting the Limited Editiont treatment. The PS3-exclusive fighter from Arc System Works is set to release in March 2014 and adopters of the Limited Edition will receive some collectible extras, two of which are exclusive to North America.


Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- coming to PS3 and PS4 in 2014

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 09, 2013 1:21am PDT

Guilty Gear's foray into Unreal Engine-powered 3D is happening in 2014. The awkwardly-titled Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- has been announced for PS4....


"The animation you see between the cuts are the in-game models. This game looks amazing."

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Persona 4 Arena follow-up adds two new characters

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 16, 2013 6:00am PDT

A follow-up to Persona 4 Arena has been announced. The sequel-of-sorts will add two additional fighters: Yukari and Junpei, both from Persona 3.


"I think Shadow Labrys also doesn't have access to Shadow Type, since she IS a Shadow. Between ..."

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Chaos Code coming to PS3

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 14, 2013 9:00am PDT

Arc System Works is best known for developing fighting games like Guilty Gear and BlazBlue, but it also publishes them. For those who fancy a face-puncher starring goths, chefs and vampires, Arc's bringing the PlayStation 3 port of arcade fighter Chaos Code westward via PSN.


BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma hitting PS3 in 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 11, 2013 10:40am PDT

The fine folks at Aksys Games are continuing to feed us fine games from Japan, announcing today that BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma will arrive on North American PS3s in 2014. It's the fifth in the BlazBlue fighting series from Arc System Works, the famed fightfans also responsi...


"that doesn't help someone that's trying to get into it now. just blazblue 3 would be fine"

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Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- goes gloriously 3D

By Alice O'Connor, May 20, 2013 6:45am PDT

Fighting games held onto sprites longer than many other genres, but they too eventually began shifting into 3D and some of their charm was lost in the process. Sure, Street Fighter 4 looks pretty, but it's not quite the same. After fifteen years of sprites, Guilty Gear is fi...


"Oh yeah, definitely. And then they can just to costume switches and share moves between ..."

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Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus coming December 4

By Steve Watts, Nov 27, 2012 1:00pm PST

Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus will release for the PlayStation 3 on December 4 for $14.99. No Xbox Live Arcade plans have been announced for North America.


"Maybe I'm misunderstanding something, but I'm pretty sure that GGXXACP is already out on XBLA."

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Persona 4 Arena Xbox 360 lag patch incoming

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 08, 2012 6:45am PDT

Persona 4 Arena landed on North American store shelves yesterday but if you picked the fighting game up on Xbox 360 and found it a bit laggy, fear not; a patch is coming. Publisher Atlus has also issued reassurances about the huge amount of launch-day DLC for the curious spi...


"Most of the game VO's were pretty good and it wouldn't surprise me if they come back for the show."

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