In a world controlled by blade, magic, and fist, diverse warriors gather for battle! This is a 2D fighting game featuring characters from Shining Blade and Shining Hearts.
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Very Positive (80 reviews) - 83% of the 80 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Jul 28, 2016

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November 17, 2016

Updated Demo: Dylan Is Now Available!


Hi there!
We're back with a new update to the free Blade Arcus Demo to bring you 3 new playable characters: ???, ???, or ???!

You can download the Free Demo from the main store page for the game!



Fight Night Event!
Last but not least is our weekly fighting game event/Twitch Stream!
Tune in and fight our host, Brett for a chance to earn some great prizes.
You can get all of the event details here. The event "kicks" off at 4pm PST.

Hope to see you later!
The Blade Arcus From Shining: Battle Arena Team

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October 20, 2016

Blade Arcus: Ver1.07 Update + Challenge Justin Wong!

Details
  • Refined and improved the network synchronization code for matching
  • Fixed other minor bugs

Weekend Sale
Our friends over at Degica Games have also included us in their Weekend Sale!
You can get Blade Arcus From Shining: Battle Arena for 35% off. There's also a few more Studio Saizensen titles like Umihara Kawase and Code of Princess. Check out the sale here:
http://store.steampowered.com/sale/degica/

Challenge Justin Wong on Thursday Night Fights!!
We're proud to announce that we will have the legendary fighting game player Justin Wong at today's Thursday Night Fights!
You can actually challenge him via online mode, or watch his super technique and learn how to become a Blade Arcus champion! We will start streaming from 7pm PDT on 20th Oct. Bring your skills and don't miss this big event!!



Giveaway!
We’re also running a giveaway this weekend with $1000 in Steam Wallet Codes up for grabs! You can get all of details and enter here: http://promo.degicagames.com/weekend-deal-giveaway/

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“... if you’re into 2D fighters, you might want to check this one out.”
Rock Paper Shotgun

About This Game


In a world controlled by blade, magic, and fist, diverse warriors gather for battle!
This is a 2D fighting game featuring characters from Shining Blade and Shining Hearts.

Featuring:
  • Tag Battle with 16 playable characters
  • Beautiful artwork by Tony (AlbionWorks)
  • Story Mode with full voice acting
  • Hone your skills in Traning Mode!
  • Go head to head with your friends in Versus Mode!
  • Online mode, created just for the Steam release!
  • Defeat your rivals from all over the world with Online Leaderboards/Ranking System!

4 Different Game Modes!



  • Explore the characters stories in an RPG style with full voice acting in Story Mode!
  • Go head to head with your friends in Versus mode.
  • Hone your skills in Training Mode.
  • Take on Blade Arcus Battle Arena players from all around the world with Online mode.

Characters


Play as one of 16 different characters from the Shining Universe!
All your favourite characters are here including Rage, Sakuya, Misty, Sonia, Rick and Dylan!!!

Here’s the full list:
Ryuuga, Pairon, Rage, Sakuya, Xiao Mei, Altina,Roselinde, Melty, Fenrir, Isaac, Rick, Dylan, Rouna, Urayukihime, Misty, Sonia

Beautiful Artwork and Voice Acting

  • Tony (AlbionWorks) has created some incredibly beautiful artwork for this game.
  • We’ve also brought on an incredible cast of voice actors including Yukari Tamura, Nana Mizuki and Rie Kugimiya.

Battle System

Originally from Japanese game centres/arcades, Blade Arcus from Shining features unique battle and game balance systems. Play online, defeat your rivals, and become the very best!

You’ll utilize tag-based mechanics by selecting a primary character and a secondary character. You can switch characters between rounds as well as call on your partner for help using “Link Attacks”.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz or faster processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 3.1 compliant video card
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 4 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectSound
    • Additional Notes: Controller recommended
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Very Positive (80 reviews)
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