History YMMV / BlazBlueChronoPhantasma

20th Apr '17 3:08:02 PM Ogiga99
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* BaseBreakingCharacter:
** [[NiceGuy Celica A. Mercury]] as well. Reading of the Phase Shift novels aside, those who like her find her sunny attitude and cute demeanor enjoyable, whereas her detractors consider her an unbearable Mary Sue who everyone speaks highly of and cares for, seems to completely dominate Ragna's character and story development and generally acts too foolish even in serious scenes. Her becoming a playable character has only fanned the flames.
** [[HandsomeLech Kagura Mutsuki]], although to a much lesser extent than Celica. Some love his laid-back yet genuinely helpful personality and his efforts towards trying to fight the corruption within the series. Others hate him for, similar to Celica, [[SpotlightStealingSquad taking screentime away from other established characters]] and find his perverseness obnoxious and a case of DudeNotFunny.
20th Apr '17 2:57:44 PM Ogiga99
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* EnsembleDarkhorse: While newcomers Amane and Bullet have their fans (especially [[MsFanservice Bullet]]), Azrael is the most well-received character out of all the newcomers, due to possibly being even more RatedMForManly than Bang, and the fact that his [[Creator/HirokiYasumoto Japanese voice actor's]] previous role was a [[VideoGame/AsurasWrath certain six-armed god killer]] gives him even more popularity points.
** Speaking of, [[http://i1.ytimg.com/vi/nKr7fWFS_Js/maxresdefault.jpg this]] rendition of Bullet in a Ragna-inspired outfit has gotten a surprising amount of attention--and fanart--from people. She just can't help but look good in that BadassLongcoat.
20th Apr '17 2:47:03 PM Ogiga99
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* BaseBreakingCharacter:
** [[NiceGuy Celica A. Mercury]] as well. Reading of the Phase Shift novels aside, those who like her find her sunny attitude and cute demeanor enjoyable, whereas her detractors consider her an unbearable Mary Sue who everyone speaks highly of and cares for, seems to completely dominate Ragna's character and story development and generally acts too foolish even in serious scenes. Her becoming a playable character has only fanned the flames.
** [[HandsomeLech Kagura Mutsuki]], although to a much lesser extent than Celica. Some love his laid-back yet genuinely helpful personality and his efforts towards trying to fight the corruption within the series. Others hate him for, similar to Celica, [[SpotlightStealingSquad taking screentime away from other established characters]] and find his perverseness obnoxious and a case of DudeNotFunny.



BaseBreakingCharacter:
** [[NiceGuy Celica A. Mercury]] as well. Reading of the Phase Shift novels aside, those who like her find her sunny attitude and cute demeanor enjoyable, whereas her detractors consider her an unbearable Mary Sue who everyone speaks highly of and cares for, seems to completely dominate Ragna's character and story development and generally acts too foolish even in serious scenes. Her becoming a playable character has only fanned the flames.
** [[HandsomeLech Kagura Mutsuki]], although to a much lesser extent than Celica. Some love his laid-back yet genuinely helpful personality and his efforts towards trying to fight the corruption within the series. Others hate him for, similar to Celica, [[SpotlightStealingSquad taking screentime away from other established characters]] and find his perverseness obnoxious and a case of DudeNotFunny.
20th Apr '17 2:45:49 PM Ogiga99
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* AuthorsSavingThrow: ** Continuing the ''CS'' entry, ASW furthered their efforts by making Litchi look obviously not very pleased with working with Hazama/NOL and her ending involves her finally realizing how foolish her actions are. To top it off, ASW then tried pulling this with the NOL in general so they don't look like an always-evil [[TheEmpire empire]] thanks to the addition of Kagura Mutsuki. Head of the biggest and most powerful Duodecim family and a Colonel within the NOL, he's still an actually cool dude who'd shelter Noel and Makoto and chat with them with a smile even if they're public criminals.
[[spoiler:''CP'' actually zig-zags this for Litchi. First she's shown to be not very pleased against Hazama and Relius despite working with them, but then they made it that she didn't have a HeelRealization and instead plunged her into further depression to the point of helping Relius in attempting to reset the world. However, they've given enough hints that she's still unhappy with the choice and it was only because it's the only path available to her, making her show remorse, then proceeds to break down Relius and [[ThrowTheDogABone freed Litchi from his manipulations and gave her Carl to hang around with so she may temper her obsession in the future]]. Whether the saving throw succeeds is up to the player's exercise.]]

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* AuthorsSavingThrow: ** Continuing the ''CS'' entry, ASW furthered their efforts by making Litchi look obviously not very pleased with working with Hazama/NOL and her ending involves her finally realizing how foolish her actions are. To top it off, ASW then tried pulling this with the NOL in general so they don't look like an always-evil [[TheEmpire empire]] thanks to the addition of Kagura Mutsuki. Head of the biggest and most powerful Duodecim family and a Colonel within the NOL, he's still an actually cool dude who'd shelter Noel and Makoto and chat with them with a smile even if they're public criminals.
** [[spoiler:''CP'' actually zig-zags this for Litchi. First she's shown to be not very pleased against Hazama and Relius despite working with them, but then they made it that she didn't have a HeelRealization and instead plunged her into further depression to the point of helping Relius in attempting to reset the world. However, they've given enough hints that she's still unhappy with the choice and it was only because it's the only path available to her, making her show remorse, then proceeds to break down Relius and [[ThrowTheDogABone freed Litchi from his manipulations and gave her Carl to hang around with so she may temper her obsession in the future]]. Whether the saving throw succeeds is up to the player's exercise.]]
9th Apr '17 3:05:32 PM darkabomination
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* AuthorsSavingThrow: Continuing the ''CS'' entry, ASW furthered their efforts by making Litchi look obviously not very pleased with working with Hazama/NOL and her ending involves her finally realizing how foolish her actions are. To top it off, ASW then tried pulling this with the NOL in general so they don't look like an always-evil [[TheEmpire empire]] thanks to the addition of Kagura Mutsuki. Head of the biggest and most powerful Duodecim family and a Colonel within the NOL, he's still an actually cool dude who'd shelter Noel and Makoto and chat with them with a smile even if they're public criminals.
** [[spoiler:''CP'' actually zig-zags this for Litchi. First she's shown to be not very pleased against Hazama and Relius despite working with them, but then they made it that she didn't have a HeelRealization and instead plunged her into further depression to the point of helping Relius in attempting to reset the world. However, they've given enough hints that she's still unhappy with the choice and it was only because it's the only path available to her, making her show remorse, then proceeds to break down Relius and [[ThrowTheDogABone freed Litchi from his manipulations and gave her Carl to hang around with so she may temper her obsession in the future]]. Whether the saving throw succeeds is up to the player's exercise.]]

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* AuthorsSavingThrow: ** Continuing the ''CS'' entry, ASW furthered their efforts by making Litchi look obviously not very pleased with working with Hazama/NOL and her ending involves her finally realizing how foolish her actions are. To top it off, ASW then tried pulling this with the NOL in general so they don't look like an always-evil [[TheEmpire empire]] thanks to the addition of Kagura Mutsuki. Head of the biggest and most powerful Duodecim family and a Colonel within the NOL, he's still an actually cool dude who'd shelter Noel and Makoto and chat with them with a smile even if they're public criminals.
** [[spoiler:''CP'' actually zig-zags this for Litchi. First she's shown to be not very pleased against Hazama and Relius despite working with them, but then they made it that she didn't have a HeelRealization and instead plunged her into further depression to the point of helping Relius in attempting to reset the world. However, they've given enough hints that she's still unhappy with the choice and it was only because it's the only path available to her, making her show remorse, then proceeds to break down Relius and [[ThrowTheDogABone freed Litchi from his manipulations and gave her Carl to hang around with so she may temper her obsession in the future]]. Whether the saving throw succeeds is up to the player's exercise.]]



* BrokenBase[=/=]BaseBreaker: The game may have gone over for the most part, but that still doesn't change a few controversial things people have claimed.

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* BrokenBase[=/=]BaseBreaker: BrokenBase: The game may have gone over for the most part, but that still doesn't change a few controversial things people have claimed.



** [[http://www.siliconera.com/2014/04/08/happened-blazblue-chrono-phantasmas-library-mode-arc-system-works-usa-responds/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+siliconera%2FMkOc+%28Siliconera%29 The removal of Library Mode from the US]] version has also attracted a lot of ire from fans who wanted it to clarify the story better. This was rectified in ''Extend'' which features Library mode in all regions.
** [[NiceGuy Celica A. Mercury]] as well. Reading of the Phase Shift novels aside, those who like her find her sunny attitude and cute demeanor enjoyable, whereas her detractors consider her an unbearable Mary Sue who everyone speaks highly of and cares for, seems to completely dominate Ragna's character and story development and generally acts too foolish even in serious scenes. Her becoming a playable character has only fanned the flames.



*** There ended up being enough people annoyed at the rerelease that [[http://www.siliconera.com/2015/01/28/evo-organizer-on-why-king-of-fighters-was-dropped-mortal-kombat-x-and-more/ it's cited as the main reason why [=BlazBlue=] isn't gong to be at EVO 2015]].

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*** There ended up being enough people annoyed at the rerelease that [[http://www.siliconera.com/2015/01/28/evo-organizer-on-why-king-of-fighters-was-dropped-mortal-kombat-x-and-more/ it's cited as the main reason why [=BlazBlue=] isn't gong to be wasn't at EVO 2015]].2015]].
BaseBreakingCharacter:
** [[NiceGuy Celica A. Mercury]] as well. Reading of the Phase Shift novels aside, those who like her find her sunny attitude and cute demeanor enjoyable, whereas her detractors consider her an unbearable Mary Sue who everyone speaks highly of and cares for, seems to completely dominate Ragna's character and story development and generally acts too foolish even in serious scenes. Her becoming a playable character has only fanned the flames.
10th Nov '16 11:11:50 PM Getta
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* CrazyAwesome: Kokonoe's fighting style when she's finally a playable character, consisting of her pulling out various ridiculous weapons and gadgets and having Distortion where she summons a giant Golden Tager to fire a gun.

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* CrazyAwesome: Kokonoe's fighting style when she's finally a playable character, consisting of her pulling out various ridiculous weapons and gadgets and having Distortion Drive where she summons a giant Golden Tager to fire a gun.WaveMotionGun.



** Azrael is a small example, he's Mori's god mod sue parody of Guilty Gear's [[OurVampiresAreDifferent Slayer]] and Akuma from Street Fighter who has beaten(if not stalemated) everyone in the roster while holding back and managing to be stronger than the main character till the very end.

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** Azrael is a small example, he's Mori's god mod god-mode sue parody of Guilty Gear's [[OurVampiresAreDifferent Slayer]] and Akuma from Street Fighter who has beaten(if beaten (if not stalemated) everyone in the roster while holding back and managing to be stronger than the main character till the very end.



* EvilIsCool: Azreal is this games best example going out of its way to make a character an unstoppable badass and making him look good while doing so.

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* EvilIsCool: Azreal Azrael is this games game's best example of going out of its way to make a character an unstoppable badass and making him look good while doing so.



** It's YMMV for a reason in this. Litchi helping the above 'for a world where Roy lived' is considered by her detractors as this, regardless of her remorse and dislike that comes with it. Even her supporters think that while she gets better in the next game and continue to be a sympathetic woman, this one action is considered her black mark and her lowest point that will not go away that easily, she may [[EarnYourHappyEnding earn her break from torment]] [[VideoGame/BlazBlueCentralFiction next game]], but [[ForgivenButNotForgotten while people can still think of her as sympathetic, forgetting this one black mark is easier said than done.]]

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** It's YMMV for a reason in this. Litchi helping the above 'for a world where Roy lived' is considered by her detractors as this, regardless of her remorse and dislike that comes with it. Even her supporters think that while she gets better in the next game and continue to be a sympathetic woman, this one action is considered her black mark and her lowest point that will not go away that easily, she may [[EarnYourHappyEnding earn her break from torment]] [[VideoGame/BlazBlueCentralFiction next game]], but [[ForgivenButNotForgotten while people can still think of her as sympathetic, forgetting this one black mark is easier said than done.]]



** Mu and Izayoi also qualify, [[PlayingWithATrope sort of]]. In story mode they're treated as {{Super Mode}}s for Noel and Tsubaki respectively, whom both get plenty of spotlight as it is. However, while both girls get enormous CharacterDevelopment to attain these forms, they're actually very underutilized and you only get to use them in one fight each. [[spoiler:Mu shows up a good portion into the story, and Noel only uses it to fight Nu (she loses), open an invisible door, and fight a berserk Ragna off-screen (which is another loss). Izayoi shows up even later than Mu does, and after Tsubaki gains control over the form the only thing she does with it is fight Carl. Although Izayoi might fare a bit better since Tsubaki is going to attempt to kill Ragna with it after he injured Jin and Noel. Should she or Jin fail to do so, Tsubaki will use it to kill Rachel as per her request. Also, you'd probably expect Mu and Izayoi to have a climactic fight ''against'' each other - they don't.]]

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** Mu and Izayoi also qualify, [[PlayingWithATrope sort of]]. In story mode they're treated as {{Super Mode}}s for Noel and Tsubaki respectively, whom both get plenty of spotlight as it is. However, while both girls get enormous CharacterDevelopment to attain these forms, they're actually very underutilized and you only get to use them in one fight each. [[spoiler:Mu shows up a good portion into the story, and Noel only uses it to fight Nu (she loses), open an invisible door, and fight a berserk Ragna off-screen (which is another loss). Izayoi shows up even later than Mu does, and after Tsubaki gains control over the form the only thing she does with it is fight Carl. Although Izayoi might fare a bit better since Tsubaki is going to attempt to kill Ragna with it after he injured Jin and Noel. Should she or Jin fail to do so, Tsubaki will use it to kill Rachel as per her request. Also, you'd probably expect Mu and Izayoi to have a climactic fight ''against'' each other - they don't.only do so in Izayoi's arcade, which isn't shown in the story.]]
10th Nov '16 10:25:37 PM ChrisX
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** It's YMMV for a reason in this. Litchi helping the above 'for a world where Roy lived' is considered by her detractors as this, regardless of her remorse and dislike that comes with it. Even her supporters think that while she gets better in the next game and continue to be a sympathetic woman, this one action is considered her black mark and her lowest point that will not go away that easily, she may [[EarnYourHappyEnding earn her break from torment]] [[VideoGame/BlazBlueCentralFiction next game]], but [[ForgivenButNotForgotten while people can still think of her as sympathetic, forgetting this one black mark is easier said than done.]]
9th Nov '16 3:25:50 AM jtolbert8831
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** Azrael is a small example, he's Mori's god mod sue parody of Guilty Gear's [[OurVampiresAreDifferent Slayer]] and Akuma from Street Fighter who has beaten(if not stalemated) everyone in the roster while holding back and managing to be stronger than the main character till the very end.



* EvilIsCool: Azreal, probably the best of example of the series going out of its way to make a character an unstoppable badass and making him look good while doing so.

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* EvilIsCool: Azreal, probably the Azreal is this games best of example of the series going out of its way to make a character an unstoppable badass and making him look good while doing so.
11th Oct '16 9:53:27 PM Heartlesswithaheart
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** If you use Relius in [[spoiler:Highlander mode]] on the Vita, there's a massive amount of lag, for whatever reason. Carl thankfully doesn't suffer this, despite having his own puppet.

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** If you use Relius in [[spoiler:Highlander mode]] on the Vita, there's a massive amount of lag, regardless of whether or not Ignis is out, for whatever reason. Carl thankfully doesn't suffer this, despite having his own puppet.
11th Oct '16 9:48:54 PM Heartlesswithaheart
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** If you use Relius in [[spoiler:Highlander mode]] on the Vita, there's a massive amount of lag, for whatever reason. Carl thankfully doesn't suffer this, despite having his own puppet.
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