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Samurai Shodown update announced (version 2.1.0), patch notes

Posted on March 8, 2021 by in News, Switch

Samurai Shodown - Cham Cham

SNK has announced that Samurai Shodown will be receiving a new update to accompany the release of DLC character Cham Cham on March 16. Check out the full patch notes below.

Changed / Improved Features

  • Added DLC character (Cham Cham)
  • Added the Guard Crush function
    • An internal Guard Crush meter increases whenever an opponent blocks regular and special attacks.
    • The opponent will be able to be Guard Crushed once they turn red. Landing a standing heavy slash during this phase will perform a Guard Crush.
    • Just Defending an opponent’s attack will not reduce one’s internal Guard Crush meter. Also, Just Defending can prevent one from being Guard Crushed when glowing red.
  • Weapons can now be picked up even if scrolled off screen.
  • Press the button to pick up your weapon while touching the edge of the screen where the weapon previously was to pick it up.

Change / Improvements Made to Characters

Table of changes made to characters

Source: SNK PR


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