The popular Blue Lock anime series announced that a new 3D smartphone game is in the work titled Blue Lock Blaze Battle. Japanese studio BAEL is developing the game. A new visual and trailer were revealed for the announcement.
Though nothing much has been revealed for the mobile game in regards to the gameplay, it is set to release in 2023 for iOS and Android devices. And the 15-second teaser showcases some 3D footage of the series’ protagonist Yoichi Isagi on the field with his teammate in continuing his journey to become the best egotistical striker in the world.
The official site also shares some character designs of the game, including Yoichi, Meguru Bachira, Rensuke Kunigami, and Hyōma Chigiri.
The series certainly has a lot of things under its belt with a second season announced following the airing of the final episode of its first season. A spin-off movie Blue Lock -Episode Nagi- was also confirmed telling a new story of Blue Lock from the perspective of Seijiro Nagi.
Blue Lock begins after a disastrous defeat at the 2018 World Cup, Japan’s team struggles to regroup. The Japan Football Union is hell-bent on creating a striker who hungers for goals and thirsts for victory, and who can be the decisive instrument in turning around a losing match…and to do so, they’ve gathered 300 of Japan’s best and brightest youth players.
Selected to join this risky project is Yoichi Isagi, a striker who aims to become the greatest striker in the world and lead Japan to World Cup glory.