Mikado is having a double dose of sets to commemorate the console release of Revelator! This weekend's sets will be Civil War: En (Slayer) vs Mocchi (Sol) [Former Tougeki/SBO teammates] face off in a FT7!
After that match, it's Evo 2015 finalist Rion (Ky) face off against Endou (Chipp)! As usual, 2djazz will be commentating the matches (in English!) on Jonio's channel at twitch.tv/joniosan around 5:30 JST on Saturday May 21! Follow jonio on twitter @jonio_mikado, and 2djazz at @2djazz.
Also if you missed last week's exhibition of Machaboo (Sin) vs Nage (Faust) then you can check out the recording on youtube here
Community member Baf0 has provided links to all the current character specific Discord servers. For those uninitiated, Discord is the spiritual successor to the archaic but fond-remembered IRC web platform, albeit with a more streamlined and 21st century feel. The app is available on Android and iOS and has been a recent boon within the community of SFV, and also with a General Guilty Gear Xrd -Sign- & Misc. server by way of Mr. Biscuits.
Check below for links to each characters' respective server. Note that there are also links to a Europe FG community server, as well as Xrd predecessor Guilty Gear XX AC +R.
Rice Digital announced today the release of a special edition of Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- for Europe. The price of this edition called Let's Rock! Edition will be 94.99€ or £69.99 for Playstation 4 and 89.99€ or £64.99 for Playstation 3 and exclusively sold at the Rice Digital Online Store. Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- will be released on June 10 in the European continent, 3 days after the North American release.
Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- Let's Rock! Edition with come with the following items:
Limited Edition GUILTY GEAR Double Red Vinyl with Art Sleeves – Guilty Gear Sound live 2014 Archives.
Full official CD Soundtrack
GUILTY GEAR Xrd Visual Book
Bonus Character: Raven DLC code
They are offering free worldwide shipping.
Playstation 4 Preorder.
Playstation 3 Preorder.
A campaign supporting Mikado Game Center, well known for its guilty gear play, has recently appeared on Teespring. The campaign, posted by joniosan, has 7 different colors available until May 12th. The price of each shirt is $24.99 with $3.99 shipping.
The proceeds from the campaign are said to go to bringing more JP footage/players stateside. You can view the different colors and the t-shirt design below.
Following last week's exhibition matches, Majinobama is helping bring another set of exhibitions this weekend with English commentary.
First is a FT7 in GGXrd Revelator featuring top Venom player, Satou 310 (@310_progressive) Vs. a mystery competitor. This exhibition will take place on 4/16/2016 at roughly 5:00 PM JST on twitch.tv/joniosan with commentary by Majinobama
Second is a BBCF FT5 double header! These two matches will pit two elite Kantou region players vs top ranked users of the new characters, Izanami and Nine the Phantom! The first will be Dora (Bang) vs Fumi (Nine), with the second match being Ryo (Litchi) vs Shima (Izanami). These matches will be streamed on Sunday afternoon 4/17/2016 at approx 12:10~ PM JST (USA Sat Night!). Stream will be on twitch.tv/majinobama with commentary by Guymam.
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BlazBlue Central Fiction's console version has now been confirmed for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. Joining the playable cast from the XBlaze games comes Es. XBlaze Code:Embryo and XBlaze Lost:Memories are visual novels set in the same multiverse as BlazBlue. While largely unconnected, they share a lot of the same lore terminology and the main character from Lost:Memories resembles BlazBlue's Nine to such an extent that many believe they are the same person.
More details on new character Es, game modes and an interview with series creator and producer Toshimichi Mori to come in a 10-page feature in this week's Famitsu.
This weekend Mikado is having it's usual Xrd tournament filled with high level players. However, In an effort to to make content catered towards the Western audience, they've decided to host 2 Jack-O exhibitions as well since she is a new character that the West can now access via the demo on PS4.
Hase (Slayer) vs Mike (Jack-O) will take place sometime before or after the usual 3on3 April 9, 2016 Saturday night JST at the usual place: twitch.tv/joniosan (follow him!). Unlike most events at Mikado however, this will feature English commentary by Jazz aka Majinobama.
FG (Jack-O) vs Samitto (Chipp) will take place on Sunday, April 10, at 12:30 PM JST. (Thus, it will air live Saturday night in the Americas!) This will be broadcast on Majinobama's personal channel, twitch.tv/Majinobama.
1 day later and the Euro PS3 Digital version still isn't patched. The £13.99 paid patch for the Rev2 upgrade still does NOT work. Arc Sys are being utterly silent about this and PQube keep stating the same lie that "The patch is live, Arc Sys pushed the button themselves." And they're at MCM so we're fucked.
This is just plain deplorable. I'm gonna be trying for a refund.
I see, well, yeah, I guess they have Rev 2 as a seperate entity if you got the Standalone Physical/Digital version and that's a bit screwy. Although, considering they have their own DLC packs listed, and their own tiered bundles that also include Baiken/Answer in them. Eeeee, yeah...screwy!
Only the Cross-Buy works when you buy them as "Revelator" DLC, including the Answer/Baiken single DLC contents. Sheesh, things do/don't plan well, now do they.
Also, someone suggested from gamefaqs about the DLC issue if you're trying to upgrade...Do this if on PS4 with Upgrade Package.
PS4->Settings->PSN/Account Management->Restore Licenses.
That might help a bit, probably resetting your console might help out too. Also, if any other problems arise, remove demo save data, as it doesn't seem to carry any W$ from it whatsoever.