Major news for fans of the Warriors series of games, Koei Tecmo America has announce the release date for Samurai Warriors 5.
Samurai Warriors 5 is set to launch in North America on July 27, 2021 (release date is subject to change). The game will launch for all current and Next-Gen consoles along with the PC. Check out the latest trailer to have an idea of what to expect in the game:
The game is also available for pre-order. Fans will have the choice between the standard version or a special version. The Digital Deluxe Edition will give players access to several special weapons and gear.
Koei Tecmo has also unveiled new details about what players could expect. Samurai Warriors 5 will have a new art style and improved combat mechanics. It will also include 27 playable characters, including the return of several favorites. More details will be announce in the coming months.
Samurai Warriors 5 will be the eighth game in the series and will be set during the end of the Ōnin War. The story will focus on Nobunaga Oda and Mitsuhide Akechi during a period of turmoil prior to the Honnō-ji Incident.
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