Granblue Fantasy: Versus 1.40 Update Launches Today

New Gameplay Modes Now-ish, New DLC Characters Soon

Granblue Fantasy: Versus is still going strong, as it should be. The excellent weapons-based fantasy fighter has just received its 1.40 update. This newest version comes with more RPG mode content, as well as a couple of limited-time game modes: a boss rush and a blitz mode. Oh, and we’ll also be seeing more DLC fighters soon.

Granblue Fantasy: Versus Belial

The RPG Mode story additions can be accessed once you’ve completed the main narrative. Meanwhile, the Boss Battle Time Attack and the GBVS: Blitz modes will both be available immediately. Sort of? Start dates for these limited-time events will be announced in game. So it’s like now, but not quite now.

We’ll also be getting some Season 2 DLC characters. Belial is coming on September 23rd, while¬†Cagliostro is coming sometime in October. Also, on the subject of limited multiplayer events, Granblue Fantasy: Versus and BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle will be featured in an upcoming online tournament.¬†ARCREVO America Online 2020 will be kicking off this October, with the top two players of these games from both regions participating in a special Japan vs America exhibition match next Spring. If you’re curious, you can check out our review for Granblue Fantasy: Versus here.

SOURCE: Press Release