Blades of Time allows you to create clones of yourself by using a time-rewind ability. This clone copies the last action you performed, which you can use to your advantage while taking on bosses. Konami released a trailer for the game stressing that point:
Blades of Time is a successor to X-Blades. The game stars the same lead character, Ayumi, but isn’t connected to the first game. It’s being developed by Gaijin Entertainment for an early 2012 release. Here’s our hands-on with the game.