Arc System Works has revealed a new trailer for Guilty Gear -STRIVE-, which shows the gameplay of Anji Mito. In this we can see the mythical movements of the character of the Daisuke Ishiwatari franchise receiving the graphic adjustments that it did not have in the last generation, since since Guilty Gear XX: Accent Core Plus R we didn’t see Anji in action.
Who is Anji Mito?
Anji Mito is one of the few characters, who come from a Japanese blood lineage. This is because there are currently few left and those that still survive are under the protection of the government. Thanks to this, they do not receive the same treatment as other citizens. Previously, it has triggered a rupture of thought within the Japanese community, as some accept this treatment and others reject it.
Anji is part of the latter, because beyond worrying about the survival of his peers, what he wants is that all human beings regain their freedom. For this, Anji Mito hides her nationality while traveling the world chasing the mysterious character known as “That Man”. This is the person most responsible for the disappearance of the Japanese people in the universe of Guilty Gear.
In which games in the franchise Guilty Gear Has Anji Mito appeared?
Anji Mito debuted in the game Guilty Gear X (2000), which was released for the Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, PC, and Naomi and Atomiswave arcade boards.. Anji remained an eligible character throughout all games in the series. X. Anji Mito was even present at the spin-off from the Arc System Works fighting game. Unfortunately, in the new series, Anji was never a selectable character. Of course, in the history and the facts that cover the mystery of the Japanese in this world he has always been present.
Additionally, the trailer for Guilty Gear -STRIVE- starring Anji Mito revealed to us that a new preview will arrive in February focused on the last of the 15 playable characters that the game will have when it is released.
Guilty Gear -STRIVE- Coming April 6, 2021 to PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and Steam. If you want to know all the information regarding the next game in the Arc System Works flagship fighting franchise, we recommend you read our essential article in the following link. Additionally, if you want to know what the combat system of Guilty Gear -STRIVE- Before the arrival of the open beta we recommend that you read our impressions of the game.
Source: Arc System Works press release