Hack ‘n Slash Heaven! SAMURAI WARRIORS 5 to Debut this Summer
The All-New Adventure Helps Celebrate the Beloved Franchise’s 18-year Anniversary
BURLINGAME, Calif. – Feb. 17, 2021 – KOEI TECMO America is excited to announce the return of one of its most iconic franchises, as SAMURAI WARRIORS 5 prepares to smash its way home this summer. The latest iteration of Omega Force’s fan-favorite 1 vs. 1,000 action series is currently under development for the Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4 Computer Entertainment System, 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 Feb. 25 JST, with regular updates leading up to the game’s launch this summer!
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