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Samurai Warriors 5

Koei Tecmo hosted the latest live stream for Samurai Warriors 5 today. It included reveals for new characters, the first gameplay, and more.

The latest details are below, straight from Koei Tecmo:

Samurai Warriors 5 is getting an in-depth look in a new live stream coming on March 24, 2021 at 21:00 JST (5:00 am PT). This presentation will be hosted by Koei Tecmo and Omega Force and presenters include the game’s producer Hisashi Koinuma and the voice actors Ryouta Oosaka and MC Eiji Takemoto.

The live stream will feature the first live gameplay, reveal a new playable character, and show off the collector’s editions for the game. A link to the presentation is included below for when the stream goes live.

Samurai Warriors 5 is scheduled to release worldwide on July 27, 2021 on Switch.



New Samurai Warriors 5 details and screenshots have surfaced from the official website. Today’s update covers the game’s story, system, and a few characters: Nagamasa Azai, Toshiie Maeda, Oichi, and Tadakatsu Honda.

Here’s the full roundup:

After it was announced last week, Koei Tecmo has quickly followed up with more coverage for Samurai Warriors 5. The game is now confirmed to be launching for Switch on June 24 in Japan and July 27 in the west.

Koei Tecmo also shared the latest details today. We have a new batch of information below, along with a trailer.

Samurai Warriors 5 is in development for Switch, Koei Tecmo and Omega Force announced during today’s Nintendo Direct broadcast. A release is planned for this summer.

Samurai Warriors 5 is the latest addition to the hack and slash franchise. The previous entry in the franchise Samurai Warriors 4, came out in 2014. Samurai Warriors 5 marks a return of the series to Nintendo platforms.

Here’s a look at Samurai Warriors 5: