in December 2018, Granblue Fantasy Versus was announced as Arc System Works' next 2.5D fighting
game. The second official trailer (below) was uploaded this morning, confirming playable
Lowain, who is accompanied by his comrades Elsam and Tomoi. In the
trailer, Yggdrasil was also revealed as a "summon" character for
Lowain and his friends. When summoned, Yggdrasil will take up a large
portion of the screen, towering over her opponents to deliver lightning
and earth-based spells.
Set in the
same universe as Cygames' popular Japanese mobile game, Granblue
Fantasy, GF Versus is planned for a worldwide
release on PlayStation 4 sometime in 2019. Cygames
director Tetsuya Fukuhara previously hinted at a possible PC version release via
Steam, but only the PS4 version has been confirmed so far.
free spirit who was all about his part-time job, a good
gab sesh with the boys, and a dash of adventure every now
and then. That all changed when Katalina visited the
restaurant where he worked. It was infatuation at first
sight. Determined to follow her, he quit his job and began
a new life as the cook on Gran’s crew.
fair hand with a dagger, but with his buddies Elsam and
Tomoi there to run interference and baffle opponents, he
can really ruin an enemy’s day… probably.
Gran is the honest to a fault hero who’s traveling
to the Estalucia, the Island of the Astrals at the behest
of his father. He’s accompanied by Vyrn, his flying
lizard-like buddy, and Lyria the mysterious blue-haired
girl who saved Gran’s life by linking it with her
Katalina is a former Imperial Knight who abandoned her
post to protect Lyria. When hearing of the
experiments the Empire had planned for Lyria, she
engineered the latter’s escape, helping begin her
adventures with Gran. She has trouble with directions and
Lancelot is the captain of the Order of White Dragons
of Feendrache Kingdom. He’s a master swordsman who will
willingly risks life should any threat arise to his
beloved kingdom. (Also, he has trouble keeping his room
The diminutive Charolotta is the captain of the Holy
Order of Lumiel Knights. While she possesses both the love
of her subordinates and superb martial skills, she predictably
has a childish side, shown by her love of the famed
“Little Skyfarer’s Lunch” kids meal.
Ferry is an Erune girl who once lived in the
Mist-Shrouded Isle. She died while waiting for her
sister’s return and returned as a spirit. Now, at Gran
and Lyria’s behest, she searches for her (now grown-up)
sister. In addition to the whip she wields, she can also
summon her ghostly pets to bite at her opponent.
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