Koei Tecmo has published a batch of new screenshots showing Omega Force’s Dynasty Warriors 9 and a whole bunch of familiar faces. The screenshots reveal the latest designs of popular figures like Cao Cao, Sun Jian, Sun Quan, Lui Bei, Yuan Shao, and Diaochan.
The latest screenshots showing Dynasty Warriors 9 comes in by Koei Tecmo’s main site showing said musou game. The character section is growing significantly and we are a ways out before the game hits store shelves and the digital scene.
In addition to the characters of Dynasty Warriors 9, a lot of familiar faces have returned and can be seen in a filed list. The list includes Wei, Wu, Shu, Jin and Other. In the Wei bracket, characters like Man Chong, Xiahou Dun, and the newly revealed Cao Cao can be seen in the updated list. As for Wu, father and son join team red, which stands to be Sun Jian and Sun Quan. Descendant of Lui Sheng — King of the Eastern Han dynasty — and oath-brothers with two iconic heroes, Liu Bei unsurprisingly fills a slot in Shu.
Furthermore, Jin is not present at the moment and is likely to receive an announcement of its own to excite fans and gamers alike. However, the Other bracket gained two familiar faces that includes Yuan Shao and the skilled singer and dancer Diaochan.
Up next comes the newly posted screenshots showing the familiar faces that have been in the long running series of Dynasty Warriors games under Koei Tecmo and Omega Force. The new screens can be seen below.
Dynasty Warriors 9 is only listed for a PS4 release in Japan and has no launch date. However the West has no platforms announced nor a proper release date. Additionally, more information on Dynasty Warriors 9 can be found by heading on over to koeitecmo.com.