“Dynasty Warriors: Eiketsuden” Heads to PS4 and PS Vita in the West

Koei Tecmo officially announced plans to localize the recent tactical RPG spin on the Dynasty Warriors series, Dynasty Warriors: Eiketsuden. It originally launched in Japan back in August, and it’s coming to PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in the west as Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers

 

Godseekers will launch digitally in North America on January 31, followed by Europe on February 1. 

 

Announcement trailer: 

 

Koei Tecmo’s description:

Featuring a wide selection of beloved characters from the Dynasty Warriors universe, Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers will add two new characters to the series’ ever-growing roster: Lixia, a girl with magical powers that was sealed in an icy shrine for centuries, and Lei Bin, Zhao Yun’s childhood friend and avid lore master!


Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers unfolds during the chaotic end days of the Han dynasty, when ancient China was overwhelmed by uprisings and internal strife within its imperial court. The story follows renowned warrior Zhao Yun and his close friend Lei Bin, who unwittingly liberate a young girl, Lixia, from a mystical prison. The two friends and the mysterious Lixia then find themselves entangled in a pivotal struggle for the salvation of the world, wherein they must navigate the maelstrom that is Three Kingdoms era China, meet countless great warriors and take part in historic battles. In their efforts to unravel the mystery behind Lixia’s imprisonment, Zhao Yun and Lei Bin uncover a hidden, terrible fate, forcing them to make difficult decisions in a battle that will echo throughout history.

 

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