The game will start in Japan on May 31st and on June 5th from North America, 2018 for PS4, PC, and Switch. It’ll cost 5,800 yen and taxes to the packaged model, also 5,370 yen and taxes in digital download.
In addition to the announcement, we also receive the show of Blake Belladonna from RWBY, who will appear like a DLC personality.
We learn that there will be 20 characters introduced with the game, however, Arc System Works will reach an entire 40 with DLC. The further DLC characters will start with Blake Belladonna, and then will probably be divided in six groups of three each, plus another by itself. An “All-In-One Bundle” with of the characters is also planned.
A “BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Limited Box” can also be coming for Japan, including a unique box with a crossover example a download code for the characters of the All-In-One Pack, an artbook, an aluminum stand just for the PS4 version, along with a multi-storage pouch just for the Switch version.
The game will also appear at EVO Japan 2018 on January 26th and 27th, together with the following roster: Ragna that the Bloodedge, Jin Kisaragi, Noel Vermillion, Rachel Alucard, TR-0009 Tager, ν-13, Hazama, Makoto Nanaya, Azrael, along with Es out of BlazBlue: CentralFiction, Yu Narukami, Yosuke Hanamura, Chie Satonaka along with Yukiko Amagi out of Persona 4, Linne, Hyde, Gordeau and Waldstein from Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late[st], and Ruby and Weiss Schnee from RWBY.
Below you can view a batch of screenshots, including Blake Belladonna and the rest of the cast, and also the Important artwork Which Will be used on the special box. If you wish to know about the game, you may enjoy a recent trailer declaring the North American launch in 2018, the first character reveal preview, the next, the third, the fourth, the fifth, also the first tease.