Koei Tecmo has announced the return of their iconic franchise, Samurai Warriors, with the fifth instalment coming to console and PC this summer.
Sporting a new graphical style, the trailer focuses on the series’ “bad guy”, Nobunaga Oda.
In addition to the visual overhaul, there have also been numerous changes, additions and improvements to gameplay, too. More will be revealed in the months leading up to release.
“The latest iteration of Omega Force’s fan-favourite 1 vs. 1,000 action series is currently under development for the Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, the Xbox One consoles (playable on Xbox Series X|S via Backward Compatibility), and Windows PC via Steam®.
SAMURAI WARRIORS 5 marks a fresh, re-imagining of the franchise, including an all-new storyline, as well as revamped character designs and a stylish new visual presentation. A new beginning to the SAMURAI WARRIORS experience, the title launches gamers into the Sengoku period, shining the in-game spotlight on characters Nobunaga Oda and Mitsuhide Akechi. But what’s behind the electrifying SAMURAI skirmish? Find out during the monthly SAMURAI WARRIORS 5 livestream, beginning February 25th JST, with regular updates leading up to the game’s launch this summer!”