In September 2020 Arc System Works, the developer behind such great games as Guilty Gear: Strive O Dragon Ball FighterZ, announced that he was preparing the publication of a new video game of RWBY, Rooster Teeth’s popular animated web series, although, unfortunately for fans, nothing more was said about it. Luckily, that information gap ended today.
The new RWBY game
Now, the company has just announced that the name of the title in question will be RWBY: Arrowfell Y se lanzar en PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch y PC, although we will have to wait until next year to enjoy it.
This time Arc System Works will only be in charge of editing it, so the responsibility for its development will fall exclusively on WayForward, the developer of such acclaimed sagas as Shantae and the upcoming remake for Nintendo Switch of the first two installments of Advance Wars.
About the game itself, comment that It will be a 2D action and platforming adventure whose story will be set during the events that took place in RWBY Volume 7. As you can guess, the script has been written by the same writers of the series: Kerry Shawcross, Miles Luna and Eddy Rivas.
For its part, the characters that we can control are Ruby Rose, Weiss Schnee, Blake Belladonna and Yang Xiao Long, being able to change the control between them at any time when we play alone, although we will also have the possibility of enjoying the adventure in cooperative both locally and online.
In total, there will be more than seven minutes of video sequences created by Rooster Teeth herself and although it is very brief, in this very news you can take a look at her first trailer to see what it looks like on a graphical and playable level.