Assessment: Blade Strangers

Assessment: Blade Strangers

Crossover ventures are all the time a fairly good thought from a advertising and marketing standpoint. By combining the favored characters of a wide range of manufacturers, you likelihood the chance to tug collectively followers from a number of franchises, all vying to see their favourites in motion. Everyone knows that this idea works and may be very profitable. Simply ask Masahiro Sakurai.

Blade Strangers is a brand new one-on-one fighter from indie outfit Studio Saizensen and printed by Nicalis. It gathers a number of characters from some deeply held impartial video games reminiscent of Code of Princess EX, Shovel Knight, Cave Story, and even The Binding of Isaac for accessible, stripped-down preventing motion, with an Arc System Works-lite strategy to visuals, gameplay, and mechanics. And you already know what? It is fairly good.

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