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Melty Blood: Type Lumina

Platform(s): Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Genre: Fighting
Release Date: Sept. 30, 2021

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'Melty Blood: Type Lumina' Also Comes to PC, Gets Release Date, No Cross-play - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 23, 2021 @ 10:22 a.m. PDT

Melty Blood: Type Lumina is a 2D fighting games based on Type-Moon's visual romance novel Tsukihime.

Based on the story from "Tsukihime -A piece of blue glass moon-" for the PlayStation®4 and Nintendo Switch™, this new game features a cast of over 10 characters with upgraded visuals as well as HD environments befitting a new "Tsukihime" title. The battle system has also been rebuilt from the ground up for a more modern feel.

Fans of the "Tsukihime" series will have the chance to enjoy their favorite special attacks and battles in the form of a 2D character fighting game.

The battle system has been rebuilt from the ground up, but still retains that "MELTY BLOOD" spirit.

This new system employs combination attacks that can easily be performed through repeated button pressing, allowing players who may be less familiar with fighting games to enjoy exhilarating battles.

On launch day, there will be two versions available, Melty Blood: Type Lumina Deluxe Edition," the limited digital edition showcasing the full history of Melty Blood, plus the standard digital edition Melty Blood: Type Lumina (Standard Edition).

More information will be released in the near future with details on how to reserve a copy.

In addition, every game purchase will come with the free downloadable content, "Additional Content: Arcueid Round Announcements" featuring fight announcements by Arcueid Brunestud. Downloads will be available for Early Purchase Bonuses buyers for a limited period only, from September 30th to October 27th, 2021.

Melty Blood: Type Lumina – Deluxe Edition (69.99/ €69.99)

  1. Melty Blood: Type Lumina (digital version)
  2. Melty Blood Archives (digital version)
    • A digital copy of the Melty Blood Guide Book, packed with visuals and the history of the Melty Blood series, and a music player that will allow you to enjoy in one place a unique selection of musical tracks from old Melty Blood series and the Melty Blood Sound Collection, containing the soundtrack from the game Melty Blood: Type Lumina.

Melty Blood: Type Lumina Standard Edition ($49.99/ €49.99)

  1. Melty Blood: Type Lumina (digital version)

However, the essence of the previous games has been preserved, so long-time fans can still enjoy their favorite parts of the series with an updated system and all-new action.

Experience deeper gameplay and more intense battles in this rebirth of a classic.

More than 10 characters from "Tsukihime -A piece of blue glass moon-" are available to choose from. Select your favorite character. Each character has 10 color variations, so pick your favorite before going into battle!

Each character has their own unique attacks. Make use of them to take down your opponent and claim victory. This new system employs powerful combination attacks known as "Rapid Beats" that can easily be performed by repeatedly pressing the attack button, allowing even players who may less familiar with fighting games to enjoy exhilarating battles.

Enter the single-player story mode to play as your favorite characters as you fight your way through their own unique narratives, all written by the amazing Kinoko Nasu. Looking for something else? Try beating your fastest fight in Time Attack mode, or see how many battles you can endure before your limited health runs out in Survival mode.

Cross-play between the various platforms PS4/Nintendo Switch/Xbox One/Steam is not supported.

Melty Blood: Type Lumina is making its way to PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC (Steam) on September 30, 2021.

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