Samurai Shodown Iroha DLC Launches May 13 North America, May 14 Europe

Samurai Shodown Iroha

SNK corporation have revealed the release date and gameplay of DLC character Iroha, for Samurai Shodown.

As the third of the four second season DLC characters (and as we previously reported), Iroha first appeared in Samurai Shodown VI. She is a crane who can transform into a Japanese maid, serving an unknown master with all her heart. The character was popular enough in Japan to warrant a mobile game, Maid by Iroha.

You can find the Iroha DLC character trailer below.

The Iroha DLC launches May 13th in North America, and May 14th in Europe, stand-alone or as part of Season Pass 2.

You can find the full rundown on the game (via Epic Games Store) below.


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In case you missed it, Samurai Shodown was recently revealed to be heading to the Epic Games Store.

Samurai Shodown is available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Google Stadia, and Spring 2020 on Windows PC (via Epic Games Store).



Ryan was a former Niche Gamer contributor.

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