Right now, through the Sport Dwell Japan livestream, Koei Tecmo introduced two new characters that shall be playable in Samurai Warriors 5.
The 2 characters are Oda Nobunaga’s youthful sister Oichi and Azai Nagamasa.
You may try their new look within the paintings beneath.
Samurai Warriors 5 will launch in Japan on June 24 for PS4 and Nintendo Swap and within the west on July 27, 2021 for PS4, Swap, Xbox One, and PC by way of Steam.
Right here is how Koei Tecmo describes the sport:
Samurai Warriors 5 takes place after the top of the Ōnin Conflict, through the Sengoku interval, and tells the story of two of essentially the most preeminent army commanders of this era – Nobunaga Oda and Mitsuhide Akechi. This title consists of numerous eras from this era, together with the youthful years of Nobunaga, when he was often known as “Owari’s Nice Idiot,” and the interval of turmoil and upheaval resulting in the Honnō-ji Incident.
All the sport’s character designs have been utterly redesigned and re-imagined to assist match the storyline’s Sengoku time interval. In complete, Samurai Warriors 5 options 27 playable characters, together with each new and returning warriors, from Ieyasu Tokugawa and Hideyoshi Hashiba to Nō, and Yoshimoto Imagawa. Authentic character Mitsuki, a Kōga Ninja, has additionally been added, with different new characters to be introduced at a later date.
As well as, all-new Musou actions have been added to the collection – together with newly designed Musou Frenzy Assaults – elevating the fun of blowing away hordes of enemy troopers in exhilarating trend. These actions are displayed in a vibrant new Japanese ink portray artwork model, elegantly evolving the Samurai Warriors collection to showcase the Sengoku interval in gorgeous trend because the intertwining tales of Nobunaga and Mitsuhide unravel on display screen like a Sengoku interval image scroll.