RWBY is finally back in a new adventure. Even though it’s not a new season of the anime; this new game features a new storyline adventure that takes place during RWBY Volume 7. For gamers this will be a treat due to that alone. Courtesy of Arc System Works, WayForward, and Rooster Teeth; I give you my “For The First Time” impressions, reactions, tips, review, analysis, and more in the 45 minute plus raw gameplay.
|About RWBY: ArrowfellSet during RWBY Volume 7 and featuring an original, in-canon story from the writers of the RWBY animated series, RWBY: Arrowfell lets players take control of all four members of Team RWBY — Ruby Rose, Weiss Schnee, Blake Belladonna, and Yang Xiao Long – as they uncover the mystery surrounding a dangerous new technology encountered near Atlas. Instantly swapping between all four members of Team RWBY, players will unleash the heroes’ signature weapons and Semblances in ranged and melee combat against the Creatures of Grimm and other foes while completing quests, solving puzzles, and exploring more than 25 areas across the continent of Solitas. Along the way, they’ll also battle massive bosses, upgrade their Semblances to reach new areas, and power-up their attributes in four categories by discovering Skill Points.The RWBY experience is further brought to life through encounters with fan-favorite characters like Qrow, Penny, Winter, and the Ace-Ops, as well as original faces such as Solitas guardian Gran Thornmane, underworld kingpin Amoncio Glass, and the enigmatic group of Huntresses known as Team BRIR. Other authentic features include voice work from the original RWBY cast, all-new animated cutscenes from the makers of the show, an atmospheric soundtrack by composer Dale North, and a brand-new theme song by Jeff Williams with vocals by Casey Lee Williams.|
|Key FeaturesPlay as all four members of Team RWBY — Ruby, Weiss, Blake, and Yang — each with their own weapons and abilities! Switch between them at any time!Use each character’s Semblances to get an edge in combat and solve puzzles!Featuring an original theme song by Jeff Williams with vocals by Casey Lee Williams!An all-new canonical story set during RWBY Volume 7 from RWBY writers Kerry Shawcross, Miles Luna, and Eddy Rivas!Explore a variety of nonlinear environments in Atlas, Mantle, and the surrounding areas!Interact with familiar characters such as Penny, Winter, General Ironwood, and the Ace Operatives, as well as new faces such as Team BRIR!Collect Skill Points to power up Team RWBY’s stats!|
|SummaryName: RWBY: Arrowfell|
Publisher: WayForward (North America/Europe), Arc System Works (Japan/Asia)
Release Date: November 15, 2022
Platform: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC