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No Need to Feel Blue, The Power of the Azure is here!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TORRANCE, Calif. – February 14, 2012 – Aksys Games, a publisher of interactive entertainment software, is proud to announce that the next installment in the premiere 2-D fighting game series BlazBl ue, BlazBlue Continuum Shift EXTEND, ships to retailers today! Now is your chance to grab it as a PlayStation®Vita system launch title, the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system from Sony Computer Entertainment, or the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Packed with a fully revised character cast, all new modes of gameplay, and new story scenarios, BlazBlue: Continuum Shift EXTEND will quench your thirst for the power of the Azure. Take your BlazBlue action to the next level with the Limited Edition version for the Xbox 360® or PlayStation®3 system, which includes a special 2012 calendar, 40-page art book, and 17-song soundtrack CD!

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift EXTEND Key Features

-        Enhanced Story Mode: Relive and rediscover the events that took place in BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger or venture forth into one of four all new story scenarios.

-        New and Revised Game Modes to Explore: Power up your character and traverse to the bottom in Abyss Mode, take on the strongest enemies possible with Unlimited Mars Mode, or brush up your skills in the newly revised Challenge Mode.

-        Customize Your Battle Experience: All Unlimited characters, previous color packs, and announcer DLC packs are included in the in-game gallery. If that’s not enough, all new character voiced announcer packs will be available for download post launch!

-        Fully Revised Combat Systems: All characters, new and old, have been thoroughly rebalanced and armed with all new strategies and combos to take your game to the top. Even each of the Unlimited Characters has been given a full revamp and new Distortion Drives!

-        Improved Online Multiplayer:  Battle it out in BlazBlue’s acclaimed online mode with all new online multiplayer features, such as online team battles with numerous play settings.

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift EXTEND has been rated ‘T’ for Teen by the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB). More information about Aksys Games and BlazBlue can be found at  www.aksysgames.com.

About Aksys Games Localization, Inc.

Founded in 2006 in Torrance, California, Aksys Games Localization, Inc. is a localization studio and visionary video game publisher specializing in the Japanese-to-English translation of games and committed to publishing unique, multicultural, high-quality interactive content for all current-generation platforms. The company is known for releasing acclaimed titles such as 9 Hours, 9 Persons, 9 Doors and the BIT.TRIP, Guilty Gear, and Hooked: Real Motion Fishing series. More information about Aksys Games and its products can be found on the company’s website, www.aksysgames.com.

   


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