Dynasty Warriors 9

Dynasty Warriors 9 Coming to Switch

Koei Tecmo Games have just announced Shin Sangoku Musou 8 Empires (Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires) for home console release in 2021.

Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires

Shin Sangoku Musou 8 Empires is the 20th anniversary title of the Dynasty Warriors series and is scheduled to release worldwide for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Steam in early 2021. This marks the first time Dynasty Warriors 9 has appeared on Switch and the first time for the series on next-gen consoles.

Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires

Empires adds a “Siege battle” mode in which the area around the castle can be used as a battlefield. The game also adds a “Political strategy” element where one’s choices and interactions with military commanders determine their rise and fall of power. An “Edit function” is also included where you can create your very own original warlord.


『Shin Sangoku Musou8 Empires』Teaser Movie

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