Teased at the 2020 Tokyo Game Show, Omega Force and Koei Tecmo’s Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires is now in development.
This entry in the Dynasty Warriors series combines the 1 vs. 1,000 action the series is known for with the addition of strategic elements like unit command and Siege Battles. Commanders will be able to execute strategies and attack enemy troops by issuing commands to units throughout each skirmish n China.
An enriched edit function, one that allows users to customize officers through ever-changing human relations and dramatic events, will also be included.
You can view a teaser trailer below:
Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires – Teaser (TGS 2020)
According to producer Akihiro Suzuki:[testimonials user=” email=” name=” position=” photo=”]“This is the 20th anniversary of DYNASTY WARRIORS and we couldn’t be more excited than to celebrate with our faithful fans by delivering the first new WARRIORS series game on next-gen consoles, and the first new DYNASTY WARRIORS series game on Switch. This is the first new Empires game in five years, and I can’t wait to deliver the ultimate Empires experience our fans have been waiting for.”[/testimonials]
The game will come out for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam in early 2021.