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Samurai Warriors 4 Out Today on PS4, PS3, PS Vita

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Samurai Warriors 4 Out Today on PS4, PS3, PS Vita

First of all, allow me to express my immense appreciation to everyone involved on the Samurai Warriors 4 project who made this day become a reality. As you can imagine, bringing a game from concept to completion is a massive undertaking with many layers of processes. Getting to this point is a major achievement, and every launch day is a special one for each person involved, so it’s important that I start off by giving recognition to the great team behind this project!

Equally important is that I express my personal gratitude to all of our loyal fans who have been waiting for more than 4 years since the previous installment. Thanks for patiently supporting us throughout the years. We are proud of the action packed experience we’ve created and hope Samurai Warriors 4 meets your expectations and that you’ll have some sleepless nights ahead of you.

I’ve already had the privilege in explaining the basics and some of the highlights of Samurai Warriors 4, so I’m sure most of you are aware of what to expect already. Thus, allow me to pass on a few pleas from my end in the hopes of making the game more enjoyable for you from the moment you begin your quest.

Opening movie, please make sure to not skip it! I know everyone is eager to dive into the actual gameplay, but great effort has been put in to this by our development team, so take time to enjoy it and soak in the atmosphere which exists in the journey that awaits.

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In the Story Mode hopefully everyone will play through at least one of the Regional Stories which will open up new scenarios allowing you deeper insight into the relationships between different characters as the overall story becomes more apparent. Chronicle Mode is another must-try feature allowing you to use a uniquely edited character of your own to travel and explore the land of Japan during the Warring States era.

Some of our devoted fans might have noticed this looking at our development timeline — the PS4 version of Samurai Warriors 4 was only decided upon after the Japanese launch of both PS3 and PS Vita versions. Initially, the plans for the West included releases on only those platforms as well.

However, after the release in Japan, we revisited our original plans and the decision to develop a PS4 version was made, with special consideration of the Western audience. As a result, players in the West will be able to select from all three of the PlayStation platforms at launch, giving them the ability to choose the version that best suits their needs whether it be environmental or the systems they own.

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For our fans who prefer to play on PS4, remember to consider the collector’s edition, Samurai Warriors 4: Special Anime Pack which includes our 10 year anniversary anime film Samurai Warriors: Legend of the Sanada, along with many other elements selected with you in mind!

Last but not least, apologies for not being able to directly reply to your comments due to my language capabilities and schedule. Please be assured that not just myself but the entire team are taking note of every comment — now that Samurai Warriors 4 has launched and you can check it out for yourself, please let us know your thoughts and what you would like to see in future installments.

I’ve been fortunate to be able to communicate to you through this community and look forward to the next time I can share my thoughts and news with you. Until then… Thank you again and we hope you enjoy exploring the rich tapestry of the Warring States era. We’ll be anxiously awaiting your feedback!

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  • Chris_Joyce

    Game looks great, I’m downloading it on ps4 just search for it in the store

    If anyone wants to add me for coop play my psn Chris_Joyce

  • Haseo-Senpai

    Just gotthe game yesterday andif somepeople wannaplay thistogetherjust sendme a friendrequest staten “Samurai Warriors 4”

  • Greetings Mr. Koinuma, I have been a fan of the Warriors franchise for many years now and Samurai Warriors 4 or Sengoku Musou as it is known in your country, is without a doubt the most sophisticated and beautiful title so far. Just last night I completed the Legend of the Oda campaign and was nearly in tears. The entire team has done a wonderful job in crafting a gorgeous and fun game. I purchased a Playstation 4 mainly for Samurai Warriors 4 and it was my first Playstation 4 game. The characters are beautifully designed for this installment and the storylines and character drama are at their very best. I was afraid I would miss the English voice over and would be lost without it but the Japanese cast is spectacular. English voice overs in past titles have been poorly performed by western actors (with the exception of the original Samurai Warriors title in which the western voice cast was quite good). Chronicle Mode is also very addictive and excellently implemented. Thank you for another excellent Samurai Warriors title.

  • pruittandclassen

    KOEI dropped the ball when they made Samurai Warriors 3 a Wii EXCLUSIVE… and now I can’t even own a retail copy of Samurai Warriors 4 because I can’t afford a PS4! Way to go KOEI! You’re gonna have to pay me now if you expect me to play any Samurai Warriors again!

  • Anybody knows if this game has eng sub?-I don’t mind if it’s japanese dubb

  • One more question. So I haven’t been keeping much with Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors for the longest time, ever since Samurai Warriors 2 for the ps2. Should I start with Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate or Samurai Warriors 4.

  • skimehorn90

    Add me if you want to plat samurai warriors 4, I will help with missions.

  • PrinceofXIII

    Want!

  • Any ps3 player looking for some co-op samurai warriors 4 add me

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