BlazBlue: Central Fiction, released in Japan as BlazBlue: Centralfiction (ブレイブルー セントラルフィクション BureiBurū: Sentorarufikushon) is a 2-D fighting video game developed by Arc System Works. It is the fourth game to the BlazBlue series, and is set after the events of BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma. It is also the final game of Ragna’s story as the main protagonist. A location test appeared mid-July. It was released for the arcades on November 19, 2015. A console version was released in Japan on October 6, 2016, in North America on November 1, 2016, and Europe on November 4th, 2016 for the PlayStation 3 and the PlayStation 4, both physically and digitally. It also introduced the playable appearances of Hibiki Kohaku, Naoto Kurogane, Nine the Phantom, Saya/Hades Izanami, Es, Mai Natsume,Susano’o,and Jubei. It serves as the conclusion of the Azure Saga that began in Calamity Trigger. The arcade mode stories are separated into three acts.
Aksys Games has confirmed a limited edition for North American markets which includes a soundtrack disc, a nendoroid figure and a hardcover art book. Aksys has also confirmed that Central Fiction will not be receiving an English dub, marking it the first BlazBlue title that is not dubbed at launch. In wake of the news that Central Fiction would not be dubbed, fans created a Change.org petition requesting for an English dub via DLC. Es has been confirmed to be a free DLC character for the first two weeks after launch day
Game Title: BlazBlue: Central Fiction
Platform: Playstation 4
Genre: Fighting Game
Multi-Player: 1-2 players
2 out of 3 games
Round Robin if less than 8 players in the bracket (most Match wins determines the winner)
Game Settings: Versus Mode, 2/3 Rounds, 2/3 Games
Winner’s Finals, Loser’s Finals and Grand Finals are 3/5 Games
If the players do not agree on a stage within 15 seconds, the match will be random stage select.