Guilty Gear Strive: The next DLC character is a fan favorite of the saga

In January we will see the addition of a major DLC character in Guilty Gear Strive; the latter has always been a fan favorite

It’s only been a week or so since the character DLC from Happy Chaos has been made available to Season Pass 1 owners of Guilty Gear Strive. However, Arc System Works has already revealed the next character that will be added to its popular fighting game: it is Baiken, a big fan favorite. The wandering samurai will come to enrich the title roster at the end of January 2022; below we leave you the trailer presentation (to view it just click on the player).

Guilty Gear Strive: Baiken is ready to let his enemies taste his own blade (and many other weapons), here are all his skills in the launch trailer

Introduced in the first Guilty Gear (but not as a playable character), Baiken, the next character DLC from Guilty Gear Strive he wields a katana that can apparently cut anything. Despite the loss of his right arm and left eye, the samurai is still able to use a real arsenal of weapons such as cannon, mace, claw, hook and much more, in addition to tatami that throw opponents into the air. It remains to be seen how it will manage to fit into the game balance in Guilty Gear Strive, but so far the same seems to be very promising. Baiken is the fourth character in Season Pass 1 and another character is expected to be added to the roster in the coming months.

We remind you that Guilty Gear Strive is available for PS4, PS5 and PC. In our review to the game in question we have highlighted, among other things, the fine workmanship of the animations andoverall aesthetics chosen by Arc System for this title (in line with its usual production style and with the other great title released in recent years, namely Dragon Ball FighterZ); for all other details about this click here. The title we told you about in this news was able to place well 500000 copy at launch by establishing a new one record for the saga in question.

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