Numskull Games have today announced that they will release a physical version of RareBreed Makes Games arcade fighter, Blazing Strike, onto Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 within Europe during May 2024.
Blazing Strike, a sprite/pixel art based arcade fighter, is developed from by ex-Capcom and SNK developers and sees iconic arcade fighters elements blended with modern mechanics. Blazing Strike is expected to retail at £34.99 / €39.99 SRP, with pre-orders appearing in the coming weeks at various retailers.
Blazing Strike features:
A four-button system with six normal attacks: light, medium and heavy punches and kicks, as well as three defensive moves: block, guard and parry.
The Rush Trigger system. Enabling fighters to execute fast-paced attacks and movements, but using it will slowly drain the Rush Meter, sending the character into a temporary groggy state if it’s not managed appropriately.
Three play modes: Story Mode, Arcade Mode, and VS. (with training and sparring features)
Online VS play powered by GGPO.
Blazing Strike will launch during May 2024 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 within Europe with further details on the official website. The North American release of Blazing Strike will be handled by Aksys Games.