Blade Arcus from Shining adds four new characters
posted on 08.19.14 at 12:46 AM EST by (@salromano)
Second location test to begin on August 22 in Akihabara.

Blade Arcus from Shining

Roselinde and Fenrir from Shining Blade, and Melty and Isaac from Shining Hearts will be playable in Shining-based fighting game Blade Arcus from Shining, Sega announced.

Roselinde uses a “power” battle style, and a lance and shield as weapons. Fenrir uses a “rush-and-move” battle style, and claws as a weapon. Melty uses a “magic-and-throw” battle style, and a staff and her familiar Sorbet as weapons. Isaac uses an “ancient weapons” battle style, but his actual weapon is unknown.

The new characters join the six previously announced fighters:

  • Ryuga
  • Pairon Wong
  • Rage (Shining Blade)
  • Sakuya (Shining Blade)
  • Altina (Shining Blade)
  • Xiao-Mei (Shining Hearts)

Sega will hold a second location test for the game from August 22 to 24 at Club Sega in Akihabara, Tokyo, in which all 10 characters will be playable.

View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.