Blade Strangers seemingly teases DLC character Aban Hawkins from 1001 Spikes

Nicalis posts teaser screenshot.

Nicalis has seemingly teased the addition of at least one new character to Blade Strangers, its August 2018-released crossover fighting game.

The publisher posted the following screenshot on Twitter today showing Aban Hawkins from 1001 Spikes fighting Curly from Cave Story. Aban, however, is not a playable character in the game.

Blade Strangers

The screenshot is accompanied by the text, “Aban performs a perfectly timed counter versus Curly in Crystal Cri–wait, what!?! This isn’t Crystal Crisis!”

Crystal Crisis is a puzzle fighting crossover game from Nicalis due out for PlayStation 4 and Switch on May 28, in which Aban is confirmed to appear.

Blade Strangers is available now for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC.

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