Xbox One and Switch Versions Confirmed for Warriors Orochi 4, First Details and Screenshots

Koei Tecmo has announced the first details for Warriors Orochi 4 alongside the first batch of screenshots.

The game’s western release is confirmed for Windows PC, PlayStation 4, and now Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch – the Japanese release will not get an Xbox One version.

Here’s the new details:

Set in a world on the brink of chaos, heroes from across the Warring States period of Japan and the Three Kingdoms era of China successfully defeat the evil Orochi and end his reign. After overcoming their desperate struggle to save the world, our heroes return to their respective eras – or so they think. These two worlds, merged by an unknown entity, are again threatened and the heroes must find the key to restore them and return to their respective homes. As they begin to uncover the mystery surrounding their arrival in these new fused lands, their discoveries lead them to one deity: Zeus, the supreme god among gods.

Warriors Orochi 4’s gripping narrative can be experienced through the eyes of 170 characters, 165 returning from across the DYNASTY WARRIORS, SAMURAI WARRIORS and Warriors Orochi universes – with five new characters joining the roster. The renowned one versus thousands battle action will see all new additions, with characters being able to cast powerful magic abilities to wipe out their foes; combining weaponry and magic can lead to devastating attacks which will stop enemies in their tracks.

Here’s a look at the game’s retail versions, which are coming to all platforms save the Windows PC / Steam version:

Here are the new screenshots:

Warriors Orochi 4 is set for a release sometime this year across Windows PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and the Nintendo Switch.

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