The first gameplay footage of RWBY’s Ruby Rose in BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle can now be watched online. Rooster Teeth head of animation Gray G. Haddock posted the footage onto his Twitter account. “Look what we found on the BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle server,” wrote Haddock. “Just don’t tell
@ArcSystemWorksU,” he joked before plugging that the game would be at New York Comic-Con this weekend.
Check out the debut BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Ruby Rose gameplay below!
— gray (@graymartigan) October 4, 2017
New York Comic-Con is just one of the events that BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle will be playable at next month. All across October, they’ll be bringing a BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle demo build to New York Comic-Con, RTX London, GameStart 2017, and their own Arc Revolution Cup.
The locations and dates for the upcoming BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle demo are as follows:
- October 5-8 – New York Comic-Con
- October 14-15 – RTX London
- October 14-15 – South East Asia Major @ GameStart 2017
- October 21 – Arc Revolution Cup 2017 in Toushinsai
Here’s how developer Arc System Works describes their crossover fighting game that brings the BlazBlue, Persona, RWBY and UNIEL universes together:
Cross Tag Battle will feature a dream-team of characters that have never before been gathered in a single 2D fighting game. Featuring Ragna the Bloodedge from BlazBlue, Yu from Persona 4 Ultimate Arena, Hyde from UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH, and Ruby Rose from the 3D animated series RWBY, developed by the visionary creators at Rooster Teeth Productions with more to come!
Cross Tag Battle features the work of Arc System Works’ up-and-coming illustrator: Konomi Higuchi as the game’s lead character designer.
BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle is set to release in 2018. Platforms have not yet been announced. We’ll have more information on the highly anticipated fighting game crossover as it becomes available.