At a prior Nintendo Direct, Koei Tecmo America and Europe revealed Samurai Warriors 5 for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC as the newest numbered entry in the long running Samurai Warriors series that hasn’t had a new game since the PS4 and PC release Samurai Warriors Spirit of Sanada. After previously confirming the Samurai Warriors 5 release date, Koei Tecmo revealed four new characters and two variations of the main characters bringing the total number of playable characters to 27 previously. Today, Koei Tecmo revealed two new characters for the lineup bringing the total to 37. In addition to that, Samurai Warriors 5 Digital Deluxe Edition, season pass, and more have been revealed.
Samurai Warriors 5 Digital Deluxe Edition
The Samurai Warriors 5 Digital Deluxe Edition contents are below:
- Samurai Warriors 5 Base Game
- Season Pass
- Special Blade Rift Blade
- Special Katana Masterpiece
- Special Spear Sharpened Fang Spear
- Special Bow Sky Piercer
- Special Horse
- Special Skill Gem Set
- Compact Tool
Samurai Warriors 5 Season Pass
The Samurai Warriors 5 Season Pass includes the following:
Allows you to obtain upcoming DLC content for a discounted price. Also includes “Season Pass” exclusive content.
- “Season Pass” Content:
Additional Scenario (6 sets) & BGM (6 sets)
Additional Weapons (5 sets w/ 3 weapons in each set)
Additional Horses (set of 6)
- “Season Pass” Bonus: Players will receive items to power up their Samurai Warriors in game, along with gold which can be used to purchase or strengthen weapons.
※This season pass is also included with the “SAMURAI WARRIORS 5 Digital Deluxe Edition”
※The DLC included in the Season Pass is planned to be sold separately at a later date.
Samurai Warriors 5 pre-order bonus
The digital pre-order bonus is:
- Special Costume: Nobunaga Oda (Youth・Mature) & Mitsuhide Akechi(Youth・Mature)
- These DLC costumes can be utilized on both the Youth and Mature versions of Nobunaga and Mitsuhide
Samurai Warriors 5 limited Treasure Box edition
The Samurai Warriors 5 Treasure Box includes the following:
- Samurai Warriors 5 the game
- Samurai Warriors 5 soundtrack
- Selection of postcards with a display case
- Samurai themed collector’s box
This will be available on the Koei Tecmo Europe store.
Samurai Warriors 5 Collector’s Edition
The Samurai Warriors 5 Collector’s Edition includes the Samurai Warriors 5 Treasure Box Edition contents with a mini acrylic stand set featuring characters from the game. This will be available to pre-order soon on the Koei Tecmo Europe store.
Samurai Warriors 5 playable characters
Samurai Warriors 5 includes 27 playable characters including new and returning characters including Ieyasu Tokugawa, Hideyoshi Hashiba, Yoshimoto Imagawa, and more. The remaining characters will be revealed in the future.
Samurai Warriors 5 physical release
Samurai Warriors 5 is getting a physical release on PS4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One.
Samurai Warriors 5 for PS5 and Xbox Series X
Samurai Warriors 5 will be playable on PS5 and Xbox Series X|S via backward compatibility.
Samurai Warriors 5 releases on July 27 worldwide for PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC via Steam.