Blazing Strike delayed to Spring 2023

    Supports rollback netcode.

    During EVO 2022, Aksys Games and RareBreed Makes Games announced Blazing Strike has been delayed to Spring 2023 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC via Steam.

    Blazing Strike features GGPO rollback netcode, a solution found in multiple fighting games like The King of Fighters XV and Melty Blood: Type Lumina. Samurai Shodown, another fighting game by SNK, receives GGPO rollback netcode in Spring 2023 through a free update.

    “It’s gut-wrenching to admit but Blazing Strike’s release date has been moved back to Spring 2023,” said developer RareBreed Makes Games via Twitter. “However this delay will help polish the game to ensure the best game experience possible (maybe with crossplay), so I really hope you guys stick around a little longer.”

    Here’s an overview of Blazing Strike from our previous coverage:

    Inspired by classic arcade fighting game series from industry greats such as Capcom and SNK, the upcoming 2D fighting game from developer RareBreed Makes Games is Blazing Strike evokes the excitement and nostalgia of 2D pixel art genre pioneers while incorporating a unique games system with modern mechanics.
    A Limited Edition of Blazing Strike will also be available, including a full-color art book, a double CD soundtrack, and a set of collectible character cards.
    Soul Kiwami
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    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon and a News Writer at Game Rant. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email:

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