The player can control Asura, even during cinematic sequences, directly affecting the gameplay.
Unlike most action games where you can level up and acquire new abilities, Tsyachiya says, “Asura’s fighting style will change according to the story. Asura’s fighting styles are all predicated from the dramatic story or beats within the game. At certain points in the game, if Asura gets extremely angry, you might see him fight with six arms. At even later points in the game, Asura might get beat down and lose most of his arms.”
It is currently in development to be released in Japan and North America for theXbox 360 and PlayStation 3. It will be released on February 21, 2012 in North America and February 24, 2012 in Europe