The 3rd Anniversary of the Initial U.S. Release of BlazBlue Contest Continues!


TORRANCE, California – September 5, 2012 – Aksys Games, a publisher of interactive entertainment software announces that it will extend its BlazBlue 3 rd Anniversary contest until October 2 nd 2012! For new fans or seasoned veterans alike, “Who is BlazBlue’s Biggest Fan?” is a contest for everyone who loves BlazBlue! To enter, fans need only submit a picture of themselves, whether in costume or laying in total ecstasy with their Noel collection! Contestants will get a chance to win an exclusive 6’ x 5’ BlazBlue 3 rd Anniversary Banner or two BlazBlue vertical banners! Contest rules and regulations, as well as the application form can be found at

It’s the 3 rd anniversary of the initial U.S. release of BlazBlue! BlazBlue Calamity Trigger Standard Edition, released in July 2009, sparked a nationwide fever over this complex and entertaining 2D fighting series. Now, with over 800,000 copies sold of the BlazBlue series in the U.S. alone and 1.7 million worldwide, the BlazBlue phenomenon has taken the world by storm! In conjunction with the 3 rd Anniversary U.S. release of BlazBlue, Aksys Games is hosting a variety of celebratory events throughout the rest of the year. 

Along with this contest, fans can enjoy new pricing on BlazBlue Continuum Shift EXTEND! With added features, all the Continuum Shift DLC characters and Relius, this is the game to buy for hardcore fans and newbies alike. Prepare for the future!

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift EXTEND has been rated T (Teen) by the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB). More information about Aksys Games, BlazBlue and the BlazBlue contest can be found at /blazblue/.

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,


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