PS4/PS3 Exclusive Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2 Gets Release Date in North America

on March 16, 2017 6:39 PM

Recently, Aksys Games announced that Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2 will be localized in the west. Now the company has set a solid release date for the 2.5D fighter, coming to North America for physically and digitally on PlayStation 4 and Digital only on PlayStation 3 on May 26.

For players who have already purchased Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator, the publisher is providing a $19.99 digital upgrade to Rev 2. The stand alone version of the game will be priced at $39.99 and contain the Rev 2 expansion as well as Revelator.

The publisher details further:

Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2 features new fighters, moves, story chapters and more! It’s never been a better time to be a 2.5D brawler in the post apocalypse! Hone your skills with an eclectic cast of 25 insane fighters and prove your mettle as the ultimate fighting master

Key Features:

  • Upgrades, Lots of Upgrades – Two new characters, Baiken and Answer enter the battle! New stages, moves and motions are just the beginning of new content to explore!
  • Legends of Rock – Expanded story and arcade modes shed new light on Jam, Kum, Raven, Dizzy, Answer and Baiken!
  • Balance is the Key – A complete re-balancing of each fighter means that everything old is new again! Explore different fighting techniques with your favorite characters or start fresh with new brawlers!

Additionally, the game is getting a European release in 2017.

 /  Staff Writer
Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.