There is no doubt that 2009 has been the year of the fighting game. Starting strong with Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix, transitioning to Street Fighter IV and King of Fighters XII, and ending with Tekken 6, fighting game fans have a great number of fighting game sequels and remakes to sink their teeth into.
Making a mark on rabid fighting game fans with a new IP is a garguantan task indeed. And this is just what Aksys Games and Arc System Works want to accomplish with BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger - a stylish 2D fighting game which is the spiritual sequel to the popular Guilty Gear series.
The Review here is of PS3 version.