Nitroplus Blasterz DLC characters Aino Heart and Homura free for limited time after launch

PlayStation 4 and PS3 fighter launches early 2016.

Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel

The North American version of Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel will launch with downloadable launch characters em>Arcana Heart series and Homura from the Senran Kagura series free for a limited time, XSEED Games announced.

After the free period ends, each character will cost $5.99. There will also be a $9.99 bundle containing both characters.

Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel will launch for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 in early 2016. The PlayStation 4 version will be released both physically and digitally for $39.99, while the PlayStation 3 version will be released digitally for $29.99.

Here’s a rundown of the game, via XSEED:

Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel is a port of the popular 2D arcade fighting game by Examu, populated by numerous heroines from Nitroplus’ rich collection of visual novel IPs, including playable characters Ein, Mora, Ruili, Al Azif, Saya, Ignis, Anna, Muramasa the 3rd, Kibanohara Ethica, Saber, Ouka, and Super Sonico, who will be playable for the very first time in this console release.

Between easy-to-execute combos, cinematic cut-ins on “Lethal Blaze” attacks that run the gamut from awe-inspiring to adorable, and assist mechanics that allow for up to six onscreen characters at a time, the development team at Examu – best known for their work on the popular Arcana Heart series – ensures that combat stays fast and flashy. Players can also check out how their skills stack up online against other network players, with full cross-play on offer between PlayStation 4 system and PlayStation 3 system users.

View a new set of screenshots showcasing the two characters at the gallery.

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