XSEED Games Teams Up with ‘Skullgirls’ for Steam Launch of 2D Crossover Fighting Game; PC Version Offers Rebalanced Characters, Added Animations, Previously Released DLC, and More
Torrance, Calif. — December 8, 2016 — XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., today announced that its 2D crossover fighter Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel is now available on Windows PC via Steam® for $29.99 with a 10% launch week discount. Expertly developed by the studio behind the Arcana Heart series of fighting games, EXAMU, the title boasts an intuitively balanced game engine, stunning artwork and animation, and satisfyingly fast-paced fighting action sure to delight players of all skill levels.
A special discount offer has been extended to Steam owners of the fellow fast-paced 2D fighter Skullgirls, with patrons of the title able to receive 25% off of their purchase of Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel between December 8 and December 18, which when combined with the game’s 10% launch week discount offer Skullgirls owners on Steam a total 35% discount. Conversely, players who pick up Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel within the 10-day window will receive 75% off a purchase of Skullgirls on Steam.
Originally released for the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, the Windows PC release of Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel mirrors the latest version of the game still popular in Japanese arcades, offering rebalanced characters, added victory poses and animated stage backgrounds, as well as a brand new color palette to celebrate the PC version. All DLC from the console release, including the additional fighters Homura from the SENRAN KAGURA series and Heart from the Arcana Heart series, is also included.
With easy-to-execute combos, cinematic cut-ins on “Lethal Blaze” attacks that run the gamut from awe-inspiring to adorable, and assist mechanics that allow for up to six on-screen characters at a time, combat in Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel is guaranteed to stay fast and flashy. The game is populated by numerous heroines from the visual novel company Nitroplus’ rich collection of IPs, including playable characters Ein, Mora, Ruili, Al Azif, Saya, Ignis, Anna, Muramasa the 3rd, Kibanohara Ethica, Saber, and Ouka, as well as fan favorite mascot character Super Sonico. Players can also test how their skills stack up online against one another via network play with other gamers on Windows PC.
Developed by EXAMU and published on Windows PC worldwide by XSEED Games, Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel is now available on Steam with Steam Achievements, cloud saving, and leaderboard support for $29.99, €29.99, and £24.99, with a 10% launch week discount. The Windows PC version is not rated by the ESRB. The console version of this title has been rated “T for Teen”.
More information on the game can be found at http://www.nitroplusblasterz.com. For more information on XSEED Games products, please visit www.xseedgames.com. Fans can also follow XSEED Games on Facebook atwww.facebook.com/XSEEDGames and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/XSEEDGames.
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