BLAZBLUE CONTINUUM SHIFT EXTEND RELEASING IN EUROPE ON FEBRUARY 22nd 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BRISTOL (Friday 10th February 2012) Arc System Works Europe and PQube are pleased to announce that BlazBlue Continuum Shift Extend will be available on PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 ready for PS Vita’s launch on Wednesday the 22 nd of February 2012.

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend represents the ultimate version of the critically-acclaimed BlazBlue series – which includes:

·         Brand new character, Relius Clover.

·         All DLC characters, Makoto Nanaya, Valkenhayn R Hellsing and Platinum the Trinity, as well as previously unlock-only Mu12, available from the offset.

·         The original ‘Calamity Trigger’ story re-mastered, allowing new players to experience the epic saga from the very beginning.

·         All-new stories and scenarios – taking the total amount to 23 individual tales to play through.

·         Brand new Unlimited Mars Mode and improved Abyss Mode.

·         All-new team battles for an even better, and more competitive, online experience.

·         BlazBlue’s renowned tutorials and challenge modes to help improve the skill of both new players and BlazBlue veterans.

Both Standard versions and the EU-exclusive Limited Edition will be available on all formats on February the 22 nd.

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend is now available for pre-order on PlayStation ® 3, PlayStation Vita and Xbox 360 ® .

Trailer is available here: http://youtu.be/-rqXpVSr-90

For more information on BlazBlue head to blazbluegame.com, join our ever growing community on Facebook/BlazBlue or keep up with our regular news on Twitter/@BlazBlue_Europe.

About Arc System Works Europe

Arc System Works Europe are the European publishing division of Japanese games publisher and developer, Arc System Works. ASW Europe localise and publish Arc System Work’s best games to the European market.

About Arc System Works

Arc System Works is a developer and fighting game specialist from Japan – best known for the Guilty Gear and, more recently, BlazBlue series - which has garnered international critical acclaim for its innovative fighting system and spectacular 2D artwork.

About PQube

PQube is a publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products.  Based in the UK and Germany ,  PQube has direct relationships with key UK retailers and with local partners across Europe.  Publishing and distributing on all key platforms, PQube is a licensed publisher of Sony and Nintendo and offers a range of traditional, digital and direct-to-consumer delivery platforms.   PQube has an established team of industry professionals with a passion for the interactive entertainment business, an innovative approach to marketing and sales and a track record of success in building key franchises for its publisher and developer partners.  


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