SNK has announced an Xbox Series X port for Samurai Shodown.
The new Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S port will launch sometime this winter – news confirmed during Tokyo Game Show 2020 Online.
Here’s a new trailer:
Here’s a rundown on the game:
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!
- Carrying on the Legacy – 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!
- Evolving the Presentation – 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!
Samurai Shodown has been available for Windows PC (via the Epic Games Store, and Stadia), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.