Samurai Shodown is a 2019 fighting video game by Athlon Games SNK Corporation (JP), developed by SNK Corporation.
PlayStation on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 released the trailer:
Samurai Shodown - Return of a Legend | PS4.
Similarly to The King of Fighters XIV and SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy, Samurai Shodown features full 3D models moving on a 2D plane.
Samurai Shodown takes place between the events of the 1993 game and Samurai Shodown V and has been cited as a reboot of the series.
The game takes place in 1787, during the Tenmei Era of Japanese history. The entire country is beset by a terrible and looming evil. Fire, ruin and famine ran rampant throughout Japan. Meanwhile, as these events unfold, a sinister cloud envelops the air with a foreboding sense of dread. Shizuka Gozen, the deceased spirit of a young woman who is possessed and trapped in Yomi, (labeled Eternity in the game itself) threatens to destroy Japan. Warriors from all across Japan and beyond the ocean, driven by their own needs and desires, converge to investigate these evil forces and vanquish them.
Samurai Shodown was scheduled to be released on June 25, 2019 by Athlon Games SNK Corporation (JP).
The game is made with Unreal Engine 4 engine.
This video game is available for the following platforms: Arcade, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Stadia.
The game Samurai Shodown is rated with M rating.
More information about Samurai Shodown you can get at:
Official website: snk-corp.co.jp/us/games/samuraishodown
Product websites: PlayStation
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