Blade Arcus from Shining Coming To Japanese Arcades This Week, Rick Joins The Cast

on November 3, 2014 10:01 AM

Sega just announced at Shining Fan Festa that Blade Arcus from Shining, a fighting game based on the Shining series will be available at Japanese arcades this Wednesday, November 5.

Rick from Shining Hearts was also revealed as a playable character and will join the cast in spring 2015. He’s voiced by Hiroshi Kamiya.

Check out the full list of announced playable fighters below:

  • Ryuga (original character)
  • Pairon Wong (original character)
  • Rage (Shining Blade)
  • Sakuya (Shining Blade)
  • Altina (Shining Blade)
  • Roselinde (Shining Blade)
  • Fenrir (Shining Blade)
  • Xiao-Mei (Shining Hearts)
  • Melty (Shining Hearts)
  • Isaac (Shining Hearts)
  • Rick (Shining Hearts)

No plans for a console release have been revealed, but just like Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, it’s safe to say that a console release will get confirmed in the upcoming months.

 /  Staff Writer
Christian has been a gamer since his early childhood. His first video game system was the NeoGeo, which has made him a big fan of the King of Fighters and the Metal Slug series. Additionally, Christian enjoys cooking, listening to music, watching anime and has an interest in graphic design.