[UPDATED] Dynasty Warriors 9 Coming Early 2018, Alongside New PS4 Variant

Dynasty Warriors 9 will come exclusively to PS4 in Japan in Early 2018, alongside a brand new PS4 variation celebrating the game's launch.

on September 19, 2017 5:15 AM

Update: Koei Tecmo has confirmed that Dynasty Warriors 9 will also release Early 2018 in the West for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.

Original story follows:


Revealed at the 2017 PlayStation Press Conference in Japan, developer Koei Tecmo showed off a brand new trailer for musou game, Dynasty Warriors 9. At the end of the trailer, the developer dropped two keys news tidbits: the game will be coming out Early 2018 and there will be a brand new, sleek PS4 version which you can see above.

The trailer highlights some of the different moves available in the latest iteration, including Flow Attacks, Reactive Attacks, and Trigger Attacks

The brand new PS4 version is a typical black color, this time sporting the logo for Dynasty Warriors 9 proudly on the front. Dynasty Warriors 9 has received a bevy of new information lately with a load of new character reveals in the recent weeks as well as packs of new screenshots.

As mentioned above, Dynasty Warriors 9 will launch this year in Japan exclusively for PS4 in Early 2018, while the English version will be on a wider variet of platforms, and will release at a yet unspecified time for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Check out the Tokyo Game Show trailer (below):

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