Koei Tecmo has announced a release date for Dynasty Warriors 9 in North America and Europe, and it’s a lot closer than you might expect. Dynasty Warriors 9 will launch on February 13 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Originally the game had been announced to launch on February 8 in Japan.
Dynasty Warriors 9 brings some big change to the series including a massive open world and a new State Combo system.Here’s a quick overview via Koei Tecmo
Dynasty Warriors 9, is a brand-new installment in developer Omega Force’s acclaimed series of action titles. Unifying the classic, time-tested “one versus thousands” action iconic to the Warriors series with a variety of new features, characters and content in an expansive open world environment, Dynasty Warriors 9 aims to deliver the most immersive and ambitious experience to date.
The game introduces exhilarating new combat mechanics with the State Combo System. This new system allows players to perform three different attack styles – Trigger Attacks, Flow Attacks and Finish Attacks – each dealing progressively more damage and aiming to create a thrilling and fluid experience unlike any previous entry in the franchise.
Closely following real historical events and figures, Dynasty Warriors 9 will have players experiencing the story of the Three Kingdoms by completing key and secondary events over ten riveting chapters – beginning with the Yellow Turban Rebellion and through the ultimate unification of China.
Anyone that pre-orders Dynasty Warriors 9 will get a bundle of seven additional costumes. This will include a Beijing opera-style outfit for Zhao Yun, and traditional Chinese undergarment styles for Guan Yinping, Diaochan, Sun Shangxiang, Lu Lingqi, Wang Yi, and Wang Yuanji.
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