Samurai Shodown will come to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on June 27 and will bring back 13 characters from earlier franchise versions, and more than that, three new characters will appear.
They were revealed officially by SNK during a livestream video event on April 4. Here they are: Darli Dagger, a shipbuilder, fighting with a saw-toothed blade; Wu-Ruixiang, a Chinese fighter who can summon a dragon; and Yashurama Kurama, a fallen samurai, wearing a crow bill, his weapon is a nagamaki, a sword with an extended handle.
They’ll join a group of the rest fighters, who come mostly from the early Samurai Shodown games. You can see the list of all fighters below:
- Hanzo Hattori
- Tam Tam
- Kyoshiro Senryo
- Jubei Yagyu
- Ukyo Tachibana
- Genjuro Kibagami
- Yoshitora Tokugawa
Versions for Nintendo Switch and Windows PC will be released this winter, and a Japanese arcade release is planned to go live this summer.