Central Fiction is the fourth mainline game of the series. The sequel will come with over 30 characters (with a mix of newcomers in addition to returning favorites) and more than 60 stages. It also features a massive story mode, with fully animated cut scenes, that is expected to take more than 40 hours to complete. In terms of graphics, the upcoming game will use hand drawn 2D sprites with 3D backgrounds. You can check out a list of features from the Amazon product page below:
- A 40+ hour story mode with fully animated cut scenes pushes the boundaries of fighting game narratives
- Insanely detailed 2D hand drawn sprites coupled with astonishing 3D rendered backgrounds create a world unlike anything you’ve seen before
- A packed roster of over 30+ characters new and old battle across 60+ different stages
BlazBlue: Central Fiction has a placeholder release date set for the 30th of December.