BlazBlue Chrono Phantasma, Everything Just Got Lots, Lots Better!
Who would like to have a sword of immense size that it could slice right through a truck then be ready to do battle with a warrior where victory would capture the attention of your senpai? Bring on jump cancel, the very latest from this 4yr old whack a whack fighting series developed by Arc System Works. New to the scene for this heavy metal fighting classic come changes with some of the favourite battlers, character additions to the roster, and added mechanics and features ramping up these fearsome duals fuelled with pure adrenalin.
The sprites are vibrant in high definition and spark their striking presence amidst numerous dynamically animated frames. BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma on its 2 dimensional fields, more than catches the eye over its 3D fighter contemporaries. It's full graphical impact is displayed amidst a seemingly limitless supply of aggressive arms for the player with fast paced action dishing out the relentless punishment along with a combination of high jumps, dashes, jump cancel, and air dashes as the combatants slug it out right till the bitter end.
With all the options on hand to the new player, one can become pretty over awed, especially if not used to the combatant genre where not only does the player have to fight to survive but also has to defend to survive and perform both of these tasks at an astonishing pace all at the very same time.
Staving off the blistering assaults from the opponent, whilst trying to catch them off guard with a number of the capabilities at hand, is one of the skills to be fully mastered. Not to worry as help is at hand in initiating players at all skill levels with Chrono Phantasma outstanding tutorial modes.
These well-conceived strategy tutorials start from teaching the player the very basics to utilizing the vast array of unique mechanics at their disposal including advanced concepts of throw pressure application as well as creating mix-ups..
Where BlazBlue really over delivers this time is with its strategy tutorials in depth covering of character profiles along with teaching specific tactics to apply to overcoming these adversaries. Strengths and weaknesses are stripped bare as unique insights are gained on some of the new insane characters, such as Azrael, Izayoi, and the returning Relius with his crazy angled puppet attacks. There is more and more to learn as the battles continue to blaze on, knowledge is power and it's time to soak it up. Victory awaits the conqueror. Who's it to be?