Arc System Works and PQube have revealed that the next software update for BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle will become available this month, along with four new characters as downloadable content.
That will see BlazBlue’s Naoto Kurogane, Teddie from Persona 4 Arena, Under Night In-Birth’s Seth, and Heart Aino from Arcana Hearts join the character roster on Tuesday 21st May, when update version 1.5 is pushed live.
These characters will be free for those that own the BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle Deluxe Edition, and as paid downloadable content for those that don’t.
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 is now available for Nintendo Switch worldwide.