Upcoming Blazblue Novel Gets a Japanese Release Date, Focuses on Jin Kisaragi

on October 14, 2016 9:38 PM

The popular Blazblue fighting series will soon get a novel adaptation released in its homeland of Japan.

The novel, dubbed Blazblue: Spiral Shift Ice Blade, consists of an origin story for series frontman Jin Kisaragi, covering events from the Ikaruga Civil War, a major event from the series’ narrative that had already occurred from the beginning of the first game, Blazblue: Calamity Trigger.

Ebten is offering a DX pack including the novel and a B2 size tapestry. It costs 2,916 yen, roughly $28 USD. The book hits Japan on October 20th. See a tapestry sample below.

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Kenneth is a Graphics and Game Design student who's worked as an author for DualShockers.com since June of 2010. His favorite gaming genres are Fighting, Role Playing and Sadistic Action games like Ninja Gaiden and Bayonetta. In addition to gaming, he is also strongly interested in music, fashion, art, culture, literature, education, religion, cuisine, photography, architecture, philosophy, film, dance, and most forms of creative expression.