Guilty Gear -Strive- to be Released by Bandai Namco Entertainment

Bandai Namco Entertainment and Arc System Works have announced that Guilty Gear -Strive- will be published in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. and Asia (except South Korea and Japan) by Bandai Namco Entertainment.

The partnership reconfirms the relationship between the two publishers, after the collaboration on the critically acclaimed Dragon Ball FighterZ.

Guilty Gear -Strive- will release on the PlayStation 4 this autumn 2020 (around September – December).

We are pleased to announce that Bandai Namco Entertainment will be distributing the latest title in the Guilty Gear series, Guilty Gear -Strive-. I am surprised that the chit-chat I have exchanged with Harada-san a few years ago has come to fruition, I wish this partnership will bring new joy to more users in Europe and Asia.. We are working hard with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment to get people in Europe and Asia to play Guilty Gear more than ever before. Please look forward to it!

Comments Daisuke Ishiwatari, General Director of Guilty Gear Series.

I have always been thinking that it would be great to partner with Arc System Works, and I’m happy we were able to push this forward. We wish to further enhance and promote the fighting game community together. The continued collaboration between the two means we can bring more exciting games to every dojo around the world!

says Katsuhiro Harada, Bandai Namco General Producer.

The closed beta test for Guilty Gear -Strive- will run from April 16 to April 19, 2020. Both Online Matchplay and vs Com will be available in the beta and participants will be able to play with Sol, Ky, Chipp, Axl, Potemkin, May, and Faust.