Explore 4 Unique Modes in Azur Lane: Crosswave!

January 25, 2020

Explore 4 Unique Modes in Azur Lane: Crosswave!

Check out the new Azur Lane: Crosswave battle screenshots that display various combat systems, and mode details that explains the four possible modes players can choose from!

Azur Lane: Crosswave - Battle

The battle system in Azur Lane: Crosswave allows players to now fully control, aim, and fire at incoming battleships, bosses, planes, and even the finest ships participating in the Joint Military Exercise! Each character has unique skills depending on the Carrier Type used. Try to keep your team well-rounded when it comes to firepower, quickness, and defense. 

Azur Lane: Crosswave - Battle

 

Explore Four Different Modes: 
STORY MODE
Azur Lane: Crosswave - Story Mode
A New Adventure:
Amateur and veteran Commanders can now experience a unique through the lens of 2 newcomers, Shimakaze and Suruga. Experience the Azur Lane: Crosswave universe with the Prologue and 7 chapters fully voiced in Japanese.

Replay System:
Commanders can replay any stages they've cleared at no cost. By replaying previous stages, Commanders can grind for more experience, gather A Points - a type of currency that can be used to scout ships, and even collect character-specific items.
Azur Lane: Crosswave - Sub Events
Sub Events:
Commanders will notice Sub Events that will pop up when they're on the Ocean Map. Characters other than Shimakaze and Suruga will make an appearance in these sub events and provide additional background on what is happening during the Joint Military Exercise. A sub event may even unlock a special CG...

Gather A Points and Scout More Characters:
After every victory, Commanders will gather A Points - a currency that can be used to purchase unlocked ships. Some ships may require a lot of A Points, so use it wisely.
Azur Lane: Crosswave - Akashi's Laboratory
Meet Shiranui and Akashi to Purchase and Upgrade Equipment:
There are 2 shops Commanders can visit: Shiranui's Shop and Akashi's Laboratory. You can buy and sell equipment at Shiranui's Shop that can be useful for your next battle.

Akashi's Laboratory
can help Commanders create new equipment with the use of blueprints, convert special materials into equipment, and exchange rewards. Some equipment require certain blueprints and/or Coins to create, so Commanders may need to grind to grab the necessary blueprints and Coins needed.
EXTREME BATTLE MODE
Azur Lane: Crosswave - Belfast - Extreme Battle Mode
Challenge over 100 Teams in Extreme Battle Mode:
For Commanders who seek for a challenge, this mode is for you. Special opponents also may appear during Extreme Battle Mode depending on specific criteria cleared, so take extra precaution and prepare your fleet!
PHOTO MODE
Azur Lane: Crosswave - Suruga - Photo Mode
Pose your favorite Azur Lane characters:
Ever wanted to be a professional photographer? With Photo Mode, Commanders can select from a handful of stages, pick their 3 favorite characters, pose each ship and change their expressions, and photograph a picturesque moment!
EPISODE MODE
Azur Lane: Crosswave - Episode Mode
Find more about your favorite Azur Lane characters in Episode Mode:
With 50+ sub stories in Episode Mode, Commanders can get a better sense of character personalities, quips, and hijinks! Some character-specific episodes can only be unlocked when all the related characters join the Commander's fleet. For example, Commanders will be able to see a particular event where Ayanami, Laffey, Javelin, and Z23 all appear only when they are all part of your fleet.