Hazama, Rachel, and Weiss Confirmed for BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle

Three new BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle characters have been revealed at RTX London. Confirmed to be joining the fighting game’s roster are Hazama and Rachel Alucard from BlazBlue, and Weiss Schnee from RWBY. No new characters from Under Night In-Birth or Persona were unveiled. The trailer also confirms platforms for the fighting game, and it’s now officially coming to PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC.

Watch the new BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle characters battle it out in the newly released gameplay trailer:


RTX London is just one of the events that BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle will be playable at this month. All across October, they’ll also be bringing a BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle demo build to GameStart 2017, and their own Arc Revolution Cup.

The locations and dates for the upcoming BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle demo are as follows:

  • 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 on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC.