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  The weapon-based fighter SAMURAI SHODOWN comes to the Epic Games Store on June 11 th !
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05/27/2020
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

A special pre-order discount also starts today!

 

SAMURAI SHODOWN - EPIC GAME STORE TRAILER

Osaka, Japan, May 27, 2020 – SNK CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company President & CEO: Koichi Toyama) is proud to announce SAMURAI SHODOWN will now be sold on the Epic Games Store starting June 11th, 2020! Players have more choices than ever when it comes to buying the game, as it has a home already on the PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo SwitchTM, and Stadia! Starting today and until June 11th at 11AM (EDT), a special pre-order discount will go into effect! The game and all the DLC characters will be reduced by 10%!

The battle slashes its way into the Epic Games Store!

>From its creation in 1993, the SAMURAI SHODOWN series has redefined weapon-based fighting games. 11 years after its previous installment, the series welcomes in a completely new game! Always evolving, the series known for its breath-taking battles and stunning characters has been taken to new heights with amazing visuals and sound design!

 

■Peerless warriors duke it out in 1700's Japan!

Joining the roster of 13 fan-favorite warriors comes 3 brand-new characters new to the story! In addition, players can also pick SHIZUMARU HISAME, famous for being the protagonist in SAMURAI SHODOWN III. This latest installment takes place one year before the events of the original SAMURAI SHODOWN game, where tensions are still hot in the land of the rising sun!

■A game that threads the line between suspense and thrills!

Classic Samurai Shodown concepts like the Rage Gauge, Lightning Blade, and Super Special Moves make their return! Feel your heart race as you're moments from death, only to turn the tables in one fell swoop!

Thrilling new DLC characters join the fight!

Fan-favorites from previous games return as DLC! The SEASON PASS means players can save as it contains 4 characters for a lower price than if bought individually.

KUROKI SAN VIDEO MESSAGE

[Information]

■Title

SAMURAI SHODOWN (Japanese title: SAMURAI SPIRITS)

■Genre

Versus Fighting Game

■Platform

Epic Games Store (PC/Download)

■Release Date

June 11th, 2020 (EDT)

■Line-up/ Price

SAMURAI SHODOWN

$49.99

SEASON PASS 1 RIMURURU/BASARA/KAZUKI/WAN-FU

$19,99

SEASON PASS 2 MINA/SOGETSU/IROHA/???

$19,99

DLC Character

$5.99 each

■Players

1-2 Local / 2-10 Network

■Official Site

https://www.snk-corp.co.jp/us/games/samuraishodown/

■Trailer

Epic Game Store Trailer

https://youtu.be/lrxugAyDpdY

Kuroki San Video Message

https://youtu.be/Lutpp2N8Ekc

■Epic Game Store

https://www.epicgames.com/store/en-US/product/samurai-shodown-reboot/

 

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