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SNK today unveiled the newest DLC characters for Samurai Shodown. Cham Cham will be appearing in the game, along with Hibike Takane.

These characters will be the first new roster additions for Samurai Shodown Season Pass 3. Two more fighters have yet to be revealed.

Here’s a trailer announcing Cham Cham and Hibiki Takane:

Following a surprise announcement, the NeoGeo Pocket Color game Fatal Fury: First Contact launched on Switch. Have a look at some footage below.

Fatal Fury: First Contact is out now on Switch via the eShop. We have much more information about the title here.

SNK is bringing another NeoGeo Pocket Color game to Switch. Fatal Fury: First Contact, a fighter that originally debuted in 1999, is out today on Nintendo’s console.

Here’s some information about Fatal Fury: First Contact:

Samurai Shodown is a month away from revealing new DLC characters. The latest roster additions for Season 3 will be announced on January 7, 2021, SNK confirmed today.

SNK producer Yasuyuki Oda says that we’ll learn about the identity of a character previously teased from The Last Blade. We’ll be hearing about another fighter that same day as well.

We’ll bring you all of the news when it’s announced next month.


The NeoGeo Pocket game The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny saw a surprise release on Switch yesterday. Get a look at some footage below.

The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny can be purchased worldwide from the Switch eShop.

The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny is launching on Switch today, but that’s not the only news about the series. Samurai Shodown will be receiving a new DLC character from The Last Blade, SNK has revealed.

Samurai Shodown director Hayato Konya and SNK producer Yasuyuki Oda teased the news in a video message today, which also covers the release of The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny. You can watch it below.

SNK is expanding its selection of NeoGeo Pocket Color games on Switch with its latest title. The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny launches today, the company has announced.

The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny contains a variety of modes, including “Story”, “Survival” and “Training”. It also has two unlockable mini-games, power-up scrolls and vs. battles that can be played with friends.

Here’s an overview of the game, along with a trailer:

SNK and Dark Horse are teaming up on a massive book to celebrate Samurai Shodown. Spanning nearly 300 pages with almost 700 documents and illustrations, The Art of Samurai Shodown offers a look into the making of the Switch fighter.

It appears that Dark Horse’s book is based on what was originally created by Pix’n Love Publishing. However, this will now have a worldwide release.

Here’s the full product description:

Samurai Shodown received a new update this week, bringing the game to version 2.00. Aside from adding Gongsun Li as a free DLC character and implementing fixes, several character adjustments were implemented.

The full patch notes are as follows:

Dengeki held a live stream for Samurai Shodown this week to show off Gongsun, a free DLC character for the game. Watch the full recording below.

Samurai Shodown, along with the Gongsun DLC, is out now on Switch.