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Granblue Fantasy: Versus

Rating Summary

Based on 72 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

79

Top Critic Average

85%

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Granblue Fantasy: Versus Reviews Summary

Summary: Granblue Fantasy: Versus is an enjoyable and inventive fighting-game take on the Granblue universe that manages to thrill newcomers and existing fans alike.

Loyal Recreation

Granblue Fantasy: Versus is a loyal recreation of the Granblue universe that fans and newcomers alike can enjoy.

Solid Fighting Action

Fantasy: Versus provides players with a deep combat system that isn't too difficult for beginners to pick up.

Small Roster of Fighters

The small roster of playable characters might put hardcore fighting game fans off.

General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Mar 3, 2020

Publisher: Xseed

Genre: Fighting

In a world where adventurers roam the skies on airships, and the floating islands of the Skydoms lead their way, the Grandcypher—an airship of massive proportions—sets out on a magnificent journey, traveling the islands, and picking up a veritable army of sellswords, knights, and mages along the way… However, these heroes of the sky will soon embark on a brand-new adventure, where battle and glory await! An international mobile game hit, Granblue Fantasy has topped the charts, charming players across the globe with a plethora of lovable characters and story-driven mechanics. Now, legendary fighting game studio Arc System Works and Cygames are teaming up to bring the universe to home console in an action-packed head-to-head fighter. Featuring a colorful cast of their most popular “crewmembers,” each with a unique fighting style that is easy to learn but hard to master, Granblue Fantasy: Versus is sure to appeal to fans of Granblue lore and fighting games alike. KEY FEATURES •An Anime Fighter for Players of All Levels! Arc System Works, the team behind critically-acclaimed fighting series BlazBlue, Guilty Gear, and Dragon Ball FighterZ, and Cygames, the people behind the international mobile phenomenon Granblue Fantasy, usher in a new era of fighting games with a rich and accessible battle system suitable for beginners and veterans alike. •Fight as Your Favorite Granblue Characters! A balanced and varied cast of combatants are ready to duke it out, each with their own individual fighting styles and dazzling skills. Whether it’s the well-rounded Katalina, the long-range specialist Ferry, or the dual blade wielder Lancelot, there is a character and style to suit almost anyone’s tastes. •A Gorgeous 2.5D Style World, Accompanied by Memorable Melodies! High production values recreate the well-known locales of the Granblue Fantasy universe in vivid 2.5D, bringing these environments to life as crewmembers cheer in the background, all accompanied by Stelle Magna’s stirring soundtrack. •Captivating Visuals, Designed by a Fantasy Expert! Hideo Minaba of Final Fantasy series fame contributes as art director, lending his extraordinary talents and unforgettable character and world designs to the Granblue Fantasy universe!

Granblue Fantasy: Versus Reviews

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Though light on characters and story, Granblue Fantasy: Versus is another excellent addition to the ArcSys family.

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

There's a lot to admire in Arc System Works' latest, but it's undone by some familiar faults.

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A great game for novice fighting game players, with some interestingly unique ideas, but the bland fantasy world and lack of playable characters lessen its impact.

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Granblue Fantasy: Versus is a fun fighting game, but stops short of reaching its full potential

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Where to Buy

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OpenCritic Coverage

Granblue Fantasy: Versus' Next DLC Fighter Releases Later This Month

Granblue Fantasy: Versus' Next DLC Fighter Releases Later This Month

It has been revealed that the next Granblue Fantasy: Versus fighter, Zooey, will release later this month

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