2019’s Samurai Shodown will get a new-gen improve for Xbox Sequence X on March 16. The replace enhances the sport’s flashy bouts with improved velocity and efficiency, and likewise launches with a brand new bodily version containing additional goodies.
The replace dials the sport’s motion as much as 120 fps, which you’ll see in motion within the trailer above. Because of Xbox Sequence X/S Good Supply, those that already personal Samurai Shodown on Xbox One get the new-gen replace freed from cost. Moreover, your entire bought DLC will likely be transferred over. That consists of content material from the sport’s two season passes in addition to Season 3, which arrives in February.
For anybody who hasn’t picked up Samurai Shodown but, SNK introduced a brand new bodily of the sport, however for North and South America solely. This boxed model contains the season one move (which options 4 characters and a fancy dress). You’ll be able to decide it up for $59.99 when the new-gen replace arrives.
Samurai Shodown is a prequel to the long-running collection, happening three years earlier than the primary entry. The sport serves as a throwback to the franchise’s roots by that includes a roster of authentic favorites plus a number of new faces. We discovered it to be a solid entry general, with former Sport Informer editor Suriel Vazquez saying in his overview “In case you’re not eager on studying by leaping into the fray and taking your lumps, Samurai Shodown seemingly received’t do a lot for you. However when there’s one other participant dealing with you down, Samurai Shodown’s bouts are a incredible mixture of combating disciplines. It’s accessible, nuanced, and flashy, and the methods it asks you to guess massive to win make matches as thrilling as they’re tense”
Along with Xbox consoles, Samurai Shodown is obtainable on PlayStation 4, Swap, Stadia, and PC. Watch us throw arms on this episode of New Gameplay Today.