Guilty Gear’s Baiken Coming to Samurai Shodown

The lone warrior Baiken will make her way to SNK’s Samurai Shodown on August 19, 2021.

Voiced by Mayumi Asano, Baiken hails from the Guilty Gear line of fighting games. This wandering samurai has sworn revenge on That Man at any cost, witnessing the death of both family and friends.

She fights with a katana and has access to the projectile okizeme. When using meter, she can utilize the Tatami Gaeshi (Tatami) YRC, Youzansen RRC, and Tsurane Sanzu-watashi (Sanzu) moves. She also has a number of good counterpokes in her arsenal.

Learn more with the trailer below:


She serves as the 4th DLC character in the Season Pass 3 DLC lineup for the game, joining Cham Cham, Hibiki Takane, and Shiro Tokisada Amakusa.

The game is now available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, PC, and Google Stadia. You can read our review of the base game here, which we gave a score of 70/100.

Source: Press Release
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