Today Arc System Works had a few announcements to make about its upcoming fighting game Guilty Gear -Strive-.
First of all, we get a release date for the game, which will be April 9, 2021, for PS5, PS4, and PC. It’s worth mentioning that for now this date has been confirmed only for Japan.
We also get the reveal of two characters. The fist is a new character, Giovanna, voiced by Mayumi Shintani.
Interestingly, she works as the bodyguard for the President of the United States.
The second is a returning character, Mito Anji. The next trailer will be on January 1st, 2021, just in time to celebrate the new year.
There is another character in the starting roster, but that will be revealed at a later date. The initial roster will include 15 characters.
Another reveal involved the existence of a season pass that will add more characters down the line. Of course, they will also purchasable separately.
The story mode will be very extensive, more than the previous games.
You can check out the trailer below alongside two rocking music videos.
If you want to see more of Guilty Gear –Strive–, you can also check out the latest gameplay, the original announcement from EVO 2019, an earlier trailer showcasing Sol Badguy and Ky Kiske, and teasing May. Another trailer revealed Axl Low, one showcased more of his gameplay, the previous promotional video unveiled Chipp Zanuff and Potemkin, the one showcasing more of the two and unveiled Faust, another with more gameplay, one showcasing Millia Rage and Zato=1, and another revealing Leo Whitefang & Nagoriyuki.