BLAZBLUE: CALAMITY TRIGGER IN STORES NOW

London: 1st April 2010: Zen United is pleased announce that the highly anticipated BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 is now on sale in the standard retail and Limited editions.

The special Limited Edition includes the game, a bonus DVD with around 2 hours of fighting tutorial guides and deep character specific strategies. Plus a gorgeous 92 page full colour book with original art and illustrations from the design team at Arc System Works.

Developer Arc System Works have ensured that BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger breaks the traditional fighting game mould by opening up the genre to more casual players. Designed to draw in new players with its accessible fighting system, success in BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger does not require complicated multiple button combinations. Experimentation with the three button system will produce quick results for those who might feel alienated by other more complicated fighting titles, while experienced brawlers can rest assured that all the depth they have come to expect from Arc System Works titles is there in abundance.

Unique to BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger is the acclaimed RPG adventure story mode, containing over 100,000 lines of dialogue for players to get their teeth into. Betrayed soldier Ragna the Bloodedge, has mastered a fighting style blending magic and technology, known as Azure Grimoire, or BlazBlue.

Don’t forget to look out for the Xbox Live tournaments with expert Ryan King, and play for yourself at the national gamerbase centres or in any of the hmv superstores around the country. BlazBlue will also be starring at the main gaming events around the UK over the coming months.

BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger has received phenomenal praise from specialist and mainstream gaming press scoring an average of 88% attracting comments of Must Buy, Truly Great, Must Play, Excellent, Gold Award, A Brilliant Fighter, An Absolute Riot, Seriously Amazing, Really Shouldn’t Be Missed and One Of The Best.

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About BlazBlue

BlazBlue is a new experience in 2D fighting making exceptional use of the Hi Res power behind the Next Gen consoles (on PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system). The game is created by Arc Works Systems (Japanese developers of the Guilty Gear franchise). The 3D one-on-one fighting stages and 2D Goth-Anime characters are pure over-the-top Japanese. Fighters seamlessly combo from standard attacks into specials using the four-button control scheme (weak, medium and strong attacks). Every character also has a unique special attack called a Distortion Drive. Take the fight online in lag-free player ranked tournaments. www.blazbluegame.com.

About Zen United

Zen United is a game publisher, a consortium of Japanese studios and an International Business Development specialist in the game industry. We are from Japan and work as a consolidated European office of various well experienced small to medium Japanese developers and publishers, providing full services. Aggregating high quality studios as a consortium, we can provide a variety of services from work-for-hire to publishing various games under one brand. As we have a strong local network with developers and publishers in Japan, we are able to help bring European companies to the Japanese market. For more information please contact info@zen-united.biz.

About Pqube Ltd

PQube provides a complete range of services for PR, marketing and games publishing. With an established team of industry professionals based in the UK, Germany and Italy, Pqube Ltd publishes and distributes a range of its own and third party products across all games platforms and price points.


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