New BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Persona Character Will Be Unveiled This Week

Arc System Works revealed today that more BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle character reveals are on the way. On Friday, November 17, the developer will be holding their monthly livestream, and a new Persona 4 Arena character will join the crossover title’s roster. The stream takes place at 6 AM Eastern Time, so we’ll make sure to post about the new character once they’re unveiled.

Check out the BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Persona announcement below:

Here’s the full list of confirmed BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle roster members:

  • BlazBlue
    • Ragna the Bloodege
    • Jin Kisaragi
    • Rachel Alucard
    • Hazama
    • Noel Vermillion
  • Persona 4 Arena
    • Yu Narukami
    • Yosuke Hanamura
    • Chie Satonaka
  • RWBY
    • Ruby Rose
    • Weiss Schnee
  • Under Night In-Birth
    • Hyde
    • Linne
    • Waldstein

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.

Let us know in the comments what other members to the BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle roster you’d like to see added!

[Source: Persona Central via Shoryuken]