Following its delay to Spring 2021, Guilty Gear: Strive may even launch on the PlayStation 5 and PC, developer Arc System Works has introduced.

A brand new character, Nagoriyuki, and returning character Leo Whitefang have additionally been added to the sport’s playable roster. An official overview of the characters is as follows:

  • Nagoriyuki – Nagoriyuki is the latest addition to the Guilty Gear universe. A vampire with various distinctive and highly effective skills, he wields an enormous sword with spectacular ability in battle and slashes at his enemies with punishing blows. Stay tuned for more information about this mysterious determine!
  • Leo Whitefang – Leo is among the three “Allied Kings” of the Allied Kingdom of Illyria, and is accountable for the governing of Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. He can be an completed warrior in his personal proper, with a relentless combating model.

Back in May, producer Takeshi Yamanaka cited Coronavirus and high quality considerations as the rationale for Guilty Gear: Strive‘s delay.

“While our company’s staff and our business partners are putting in a sincere effort in dealing with the changes due to the spread of COVID-19, every aspect of our development schedule has faced delays,” he instructed followers. “In addition, we have decided to set up a schedule to further improve the quality of the game responding to everyone’s help and feedback from the recent closed beta test.”

Guilty Gear: Strive has been billed as a “complete reconstruction” of the franchise that goals to discover “a future of a new possibility.”

[Source: Gematsu]