The King of Fighters XV Reveals Chizuru Kagura; Samurai Shodown Gets Cham Cham Gameplay & Guilty Gear crossover

The Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable is airing and SNK had a few announcements for Samurai Shodown and The King of Fighters XV.

King of Fighters XV

The Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable is currently airing and SNK had a few announcements to make for Samurai Shodown and The King of Fighters XV.

First of all, we get to take a look at the gameplay of the previously-announced new DLC character for Samurai Shodown, Cham Cham.

Secondly, producer Yasuyuki Oda announced that another DLC character will be from the Guilty Gear series as part of a new collaboration.

Thirdly, we get a reminder the Xbox Series X|S version of the game is coming on March 16 (this was already announced before).

Moving on to King of Fighters XV, a returning character has been announced and it’s Chizuru Kagura, on top of that, we learn that she’ll be part of Team Sacred Treasures with Iori Yagami and Kyo Kusanagi.

You can check out the trailers below, alongside a look at all the slides, Chizuru Kagura’s screenshots from the press release, and a bonus illustration created for the Roundtable including all the developers involved in today’s livestream.

The King of Fighters XV is slated for release in 2021, but we don’t yet know which platforms it will support.

If you want to see more, you can check out the first trailer, the first gallery of screenshots, and the trailers that revealed Shun’eiMeitenkunBenimaru NikaidoIori YagamiJoe Higashi, & Kyo Kusanagi.

If you’re unfamiliar with Samurai Shodown, you can read our review of the PS4 version released a while ago.

The game is currently available for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC via Epic Games Store, and Google Stadia.

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Proud weeb hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long-standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality), MMORPGs, and visual novels are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans on Earth of the flight simulator genre.