Daigo Umehara's Event Schedule 2014

- JAEPO 2014 [February 15]
- SSF4 CR Edition launch event [March 27]
- Event at WonderGOO Moriya [March 29]
- SSF4AR2012 tournament in Akihabara [April 5]
- TOPANGA World League [April 10-13]
- USF4 world premiere stream [April 16]
- Chokaigi 3 [April 26-27]
- USF4 Ver 1.01 stream [June 1]
- 4th TOPANGA Charity Cup [July 5]
- Evolution 2014 [July 11-13]
- KokuNuki [July 25]
- Hong Kong [July 27-28]
- TOPANGA TV [July 30]
- Golden Radio [August 12]
- Umehara vs. Tokido talk [August 16]
- Isshuu Sengeki Hai qualifiers [August 23]
- Capcom Pro Tour Taiwan [September 6]
- Capcom's TGS stage show [September 20]
- MadCatz tournament in TGS [September 21]
- Isshuu Sengeki Hai finals [October 11]
- Capcom Pro Tour Asia Finals [October 25-26]
- 10th anniversary Evo2004 comeback [November 21-23]

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Project Diva F 2nd gets Xiaomei costume

It's announced that MEIKO in Project Diva F 2nd will get Xiaomei costume DLC on October 30.

Xiaomei first appeared in Shining Hearts and is playable in Beast Note's most anticipated fighting game Blade Arcus. Her new figure is coming in January.

Last location test of Blade Arcus announced

It's announced today that the last location test (which is the third) of Beast Note's most anticipated fighting game Blade Arcus will be held around one week starting from today (October 23) at Club Sega Akihabara, Sega Kagurazaka, Club Sega Shinjuku Nishiguchi.

  • High Jump has been added (Quickly tap Up then Down) *Not all characters can High Jimp
  • Throw escape (throw tech) has been added (Press A+B)
  • Flash Standing has been introduced (Press A or B or C when down) *was there since 2nd location test
  • Offensive Force command has been changed (now Press A+C)
  • Defensive Force command has been changed (now Back + A+C)
  • It appears that Support Link Attack cannot be used when blocking now
  • Command D+A (Weak Support Link Attack) has been removed
  • Link Force Attack input timing is now "when Super Force Action hits the opponent"
  • Some moves have been modified for some characters
  • HUD has been tweaked

  • The battle planner of Under Night In-Birth and Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax went to try the game today.
  • It seems like the last boss is your characters in evil mode.
  • It's reported that Itabashi Zangief and Eita are credited as one of the Special Adviser at the credit roll.
  • No new character has been revealed.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

[DBFC] Dokuro-chan, Accelerator, Izaya Orihara previewed

A new video showing 3 new support characters Dokuro-chan (Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-chan), Accelerator (A Certain Magical Index), Izaya Orihara (Durarara!) is posted today.

Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax will be released on November 13 for PS3 and PS Vita.

New Shining Resonance promo posted

A new Shining Resonance promo movie is posted today by Sega, although it's just the old one from Tokyo Game Show 2014 with Jenius properly introduced.

Shining Resonance will be released on December 11. Sonia is expected to be playable in Beast Note's most anticipated fighting game Blade Arcus. 

Kotobukiya announces new Sakuya Mode Seraphim

Kotobukiya announced today that it will release The Radiant Seraph Sakuya Mode Seraphim from Shining Ark in March 2015. The 35cm tall 1/6 scale figure is priced at 16,800 yen. The preorder starts today.

From Shining RPG series, Sakuya appears in many forms and it looks like almost all of them is getting a figure.
Sakuya is playable in Beast Note's most anticipated fighting game Blade Arcus. She will appear in 3 modes: Mode Noir, Mode Grune (as a super move), and Mode Crimson (as a super move).

Figures from Shining series is one of the most successful in the business.

Monday, October 20, 2014

New Shining Resonance info

The official site has been updated.

  • Jenius is officially pronounced "Jiinasu" in Japanese.
  • Our speculation was right, he's voiced by Hiroshi Kamiya (Araragi from Monogatari series)
  • Kamiya voices Rick in Shining Hearts and Fried in Shining Ark. Both are protagonist.
  • He's powerful dragon slayer who works alone.
  • His class is Sword Master
  • Susanoo is the name of his Japanese sword.
  • The description says "Is he ally or enemy? (But we saw him attack Yuma in the opening scene, and the voice actor will appear on the enemy side in Shining Fan Festa.)

  • Marga is the capital city of Astria Kingdom.
  • The country is on Alfheim Island which is a sacred ground with history.
  • Liselotte (picture above) sells items, materials, and Skill Pieces. She'll also be at each camp.
  • Rapple's alchemy workshop offers you synthesis service. He can make both items and Skill Pieces from your materials.
  • Ryle's tuning workshop offers you Tuning service for Yuma's sword and Armonix. This's the only place you can do the Tuning. However, you can add Skill Pieces whenever you want.
  • At The Seagull Cottage (inn), you can rest to restore HP/MP or access the library.
  • At library, you can view event CGs or tutorials. You can also view unlockable 3D character models (including zoom and rotate). It seems you need the monster "figure" for its model. This figures are drop item.
  • It looks like the Lucky Egg in the city works like Gachapon (capsule toy vending machine) which also gives figures.
  • You can accept quests from NPCs with quest icon.

New characters and voice actors
  • Hikaru Midorikawa (Sanada from Persona 3) voices Shin Kouryu (the true form of Shining Dragon).
  • Midorikawa voices a character in Shining Wind/Hearts/Blade.
  • Hideyuki Tanaka (Otakon from Metal Gear series) voices Albert, the king of Astria Kingdom (Sonia's father). (Albert is pronounced French way)
  • Unshou Ishizuka (Joseph from JoJo Stardust Crusaders) voices Burroughs, the leader of the knights of Astria Kingdom and also Sonia's sword instructor.

Twitter page updared
  • New Twitter icons and headers have been added.

Shining Resonance will be released on December 11. Sonia is expected to be playable in Beast Note's most anticipated fighting game Blade Arcus. 

Friday, October 17, 2014

DBFC control and character tutorial video posted

The PS3/Vita version of Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax will be released on November 13.