Samurai Shodown on Nintendo Switch Revealed in New TrailerSamurai Shodown on Switch!
The reboot to the SNK fighting game Samurai Shodown is making its way to Nintendo Switch. Revelaed in a new trailer posted online by SNK, the game will feature all of the released downloadable content. Since the game is now on the Switch, players will be able to fight each other using the jooycon controllers and while playing in portable mode. The game is set to release for Nintendo Switch in Q1 of 2020.
As a bonus for preordering the game on Nintendo Switch, everyone will get a copy of Samurai Shodown 2 from the NEOGEO Pocket series. This was a portable version of Samurai Shodown that was developed for the NEOGEO Pocket in Japan.
Via Press Release
SNK CORPORATION is proud to announce that the critically acclaimed SAMURAI SHODOWN, nominated for Best Fighting Game at THE GAME AWARDS 2019 is now making its way to the Nintendo Switch™ system in Q1 2020! From its creation in 1993, the Samurai Shodown series has redefined weapon-based fighting games. 11 years after its most recent release comes a brand new addition on the Nintendo Switch! Experience the fighting game that took the world by storm! 13 returning characters are joined by 3 completely new to the series. This latest installment takes place one year before the events of the original Samurai Shodown game, where tensions are still hot in the land of the rising sun…
It’s easier than ever to battle a friend using the Nintendo Switch’s Table Top mode. Simply pass them a Joy-Con and have at it! Additionally, you can fight anywhere in the world using Handheld mode! Fan favorites like Rimururu, Kubikiri Basara, Kazuki Kazama, and Wan Fu make their return! Also, Hisame Shizumaru from Samurai Shodown III is included as a free character…
As a preoder bonus for Nintendo Switch, Samurai Shodown! 2, a fighting game developed for SNK’s own handheld system (the Neo Geo Pocket) will now be available for the first time ever on a new platform, and only on the Nintendo Switch! These chibi fighters really pack a punch!
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