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Guilty Gear -Strive- Arcade Version Will Be Playable at JAEPO 2020

Guilty Gear -Strive- Arcade

Arc System Works has announced that the arcade version of Guilty Gear -Strive- will be playable at Japan Amusement Expo (JAEPPO) 2020 along with Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[cl-r]. Both games were also recently playable at EVO Japan 2020.

JAEPO 2020 will be held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Tokyo Japan on February 7-8, 2020. The first day will be a press only day where-as the second day will be open to the general public. Both titles will be playable at the Sega Booth. The six playable characters in the Guilty Gear -Strive- arcade demo will be Sol, Ky, May, Axl, Chipp, and Potemkin.

Guilty Gear -Strive-

The Public Day will see a special stage where both Daisuke Ishiwatari and Akira Katano will talk about the development of Guilty Gear -Strive-. A tournament-style exhibition with four guest players will also take place on the second day. The players will then go on to challenge the general public, with participants each getting a limited Guilty Gear -Strive- T-shirt for competing (while supplies last).

Guilty Gear -Strive- is scheduled for Fall 2020 release on PlayStation 4. The arcade version doesn’t have a launch window at present. In case you missed it, you can check out gameplay footage of Guilty Gear -Strive- from ARCREVO America 2019 and the recent Faust trailer.

Brian Cooper
Owner of the Japanese Nintendo blog and a gamer since the 1980s with the ZX Spectrum 48k+.