Blade Arcus from Shining hits Japanese arcades this week, Rick joins the fray

11 playable characters in Shining-based fighter.

Blade Arcus from Shining

Blade Arcus from Shining, Sega’s Shining-based fighting game, will begin operation at Japanese arcades this Wednesday, November 5, Sega announced at this weekend’s Shining Fan Festa.

Additionally, the publisher revealed Rick, of Shining Hearts and Shining Blade fame, will be a playable character. He’s voiced by Hiroshi Kamiya.

Find the full list of announced playable fighters below:

  • Ryuga (original character)
  • Pairon Wong (original character)
  • Rage (Shining Blade)
  • Sakuya (Shining Blade)
  • Altina (Shining Blade)
  • Roselinde (Shining Blade)
  • Fenrir (Shining Blade)
  • Xiao-Mei (Shining Hearts)
  • Melty (Shining Hearts)
  • Isaac (Shining Hearts)
  • Rick (Shining Hearts)

As of yet, plans for a console release have not been announced.

Thanks, Games Talk.

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