Azur Lane: Crosswave adds Cleveland, Portland, Purifier, Admiral Hipper, and Indianapolis; Ayanami battle gameplay

Advance naval battle RPG due out in 2019 in Japan.

Azur Lane: Crosswave

Compile Heart has updated the official website for Azur Lane: Crosswave with new characters, as well as released the first in a series of “Ryuu News” videos outlining the game through new footage of Ayanami in battle.

A “advance naval RPG,” Azur Lane: Crosswave features numerous conversation events and water-based battles. Meeting certain requirements on the field activates battle, which plays out like a shooting game with full 360-degree movement.

The video also highlights the following features:

  • A completely original story
  • Numerous sub-stories activated by meeting certain requirements
  • Fully-voiced story and sub-stories
  • Many new background music tracks
  • Freely take pictures in “Photo Mode”

The website update confirms two new playable characters, one enemy AI-only character, and two support-only characters:


Enemy AI-Only

Secretary Ship / Combat Support Role

Additionally, the character page for the previously-confirmed playable Z23 was updated with a screenshot of her in-game appearance.

Azur Lane: Crosswave is due out for PlayStation 4 in 2019 in Japan.

Watch the Ryuu News video below. View a new set of images at the gallery.

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