Samurai Shodown Sogetsu DLC Launches April 1 North America, April 2 Europe

Samurai Shodown

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

As the second of the second season DLC characters, the press release describes the water-imbued sword wielding samurai as cold and decisive, yet having a deep love for his family.

“The tranquil embrace of the SeiryuuDue to his cold and decisive demeanor, there has never been a task he was unable to see through to the end. Past his stoic expression lies a man who cares deeply about his younger brother and sister—willing to drop everything just to make sure they’re safe from danger. His astute hydrokinetic power traps foes and delivers them to a watery grave. Voice Over Actor: Yoshiaki Hasegawa”

The Sogetsu DLC will launch April 1st in North America, and April 2nd in Europe for $5.99/€5.99, or as part of Season Pass 2.

You can find the DLC character trailer below.

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


SAMURAI SHODOWN has enjoyed worldwide success as a blade-wielding fighting game series since its first release in 1993. Over 10 years have passed since the last series installment, and it is now time for SAMURAI SHODOWN to return in a brand-new game featuring high-end visuals and gameplay! With its story set one year before the very first installment, warriors and combatants from various backgrounds and with their own goals are about to battle to fulfill their destinies!
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    Faithfully reproducing the game mechanics and atmosphere that contributed to the success of the series, the new game aims to bring the same tense and exhilarating battles that the series is known for. Intense and epic battles are back!
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    Using the power of UNREAL® ENGINE 4, the series is able to achieve a level of detail never before seen for a totally new visual experience!

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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