Samurai Warriors 2 with Xtreme Legends & Empires HD Version announced for PlayStation 3, PS Vita

Tecmo Koei has announced Samurai Warriors 2 with Xtreme Legends & Empires HD Version for PlayStation 3 and PS Vita in this week’s Famitsu.

It includes high-definiton remakes of Samurai Warriors 2, Samurai Warriors 2 Xtreme Legends, and Samurai Warriors 2 Empires.

The game will launch in Japan on October 24. Here are your purchase options:

PlayStation 3

Samurai Warriors 2 with Xtreme Legends & Empires HD Version – 5,040 yen – Three-game pack.
Samurai Warriors 2 with Xtreme Legends & Empires HD Version Premium Box – 8,190 yen – Three-game pack + alpha.
Samurai Warriors 2 with Xtreme Legends & Empires HD Version Download Version – 4,500 yen
Samurai Warriors 2 with Xtreme Legends HD Version Download Version – 3,000 yen
Samurai Warriors 2 with Empires HD Version Download Version – 2,700 yen
PS Vita

Samurai Warriors 2 with Xtreme Legends HD Version Download Version – 3,000 yen
Samurai Warriors 2 with Empires HD Version Download Version – 2,700 yen
The PS Vita version will be download only.

sherimae24133721d ago

tecmo koei rocks the vita! ^_^

ive never played any of these games so i going to buy it now once it released,
maybe in 2014 perhaps, anyways thx TK ^_^

Andreas-Sword3721d ago

Samurai Warriors 2 HD will be a very nice game on the PS3 and PS Vita.
The PS3 version I will buy Day 1!

Kamuymintar3721d ago

Too many SKUs.
I know that's their style as usual, but... *sigh*

ChipChipperson3721d ago

Awesome. I'm curious if this means that there will be news about Samurai Warriors 4 very soon.

Andreas-Sword3721d ago

I think Samurai Warriors 4 will be maybe a PS4 exclusive. I hope.
Or the game will come to the current gen consoles, and to the next gen consoles.

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First footage of Samurai Warrior 4-II’s Survival Mode

Famitsu has published the first gameplay video of Samurai Warrior 4-II‘s “Survival Mode” (or “Infinite Castle”).

SaveFerris3168d ago (Edited 3168d ago )

Is this historically accurate?

Okay. I clicked on the video because of the picture.

Andreas-Sword3168d ago (Edited 3168d ago )

The Survival Mode looks good. I love the Survival Mode from Samurai Warriors 1.
Day 1 buy!


Top 5 Samurai Games To Play

Samurai games are fun to play because players are able to play as one of not only history's greatest warriors.


It seems that my original draft/article without The Way of The Samurai got uploaded by accident. The article is updated now and the game is on the list now. The Way of The Samurai is on the list from my original draft/article.
I apologize for any misunderstandings.

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Goro3625d ago

No Way of the Samurai? Fail.

GrizzliS19873625d ago

only game i wanted to see, then i see your comment. sigh

NukaCola3625d ago

I loved Way of the Samurai.

I really wish someone would take on the open world samurai game. I would love to play as a wandering samurai who gets into all kinds of classic stuff. If only it happened,,,

3-4-53625d ago

This article is why you make AT LEAST Top 10 lists.

Top 5 never covers everything because there is NEVER JUST 5 at the top.

The next 5 behind those are arguably just as good.

izumo_lee3625d ago

What where is Bushido Blade!? That game was epic as sh*t!

Inception3625d ago (Edited 3625d ago )

Agreed. They even left Samurai Showdown / Spirit from the list :(

And do you remember Soul of the Samurai by Konami on PS1?
Very underrated title >.<

Too bad SEGA doesn't localize Yakuza Kenzan. But i hope the localize Yakuza Ishin (crossing my fingers)...

Anyone play Seven Samurai 20xx for PS2? I don't have the chance to play it. But i heard it's good.

exceeding093625d ago

I know Samurai Showdown, a classic, and Soul of the Samurai. As I commented, there are many samurai games to choose from and its difficult to choose the top 5, with other people's opinions. After all, my article is an opinion piece.

Inception3625d ago (Edited 3625d ago )

Well i knew it's just an opinion. But at least you can mention some of their names on your article. So, your readers knew that you still appreciate the titles, even all of those titles doesn't make on your top five list. Just my little suggestion. No offence ok :)

Clarence3625d ago

Thank you. Those one slice kills were always fun.

izumo_lee3625d ago

I loved how strategic the game was as well. Running around the open field trying to find an opening & cursing when your arm is injured & have to go one handed.

Also the lack of music when you battle gave the fights a more realistic feel. You only hear your swords clang & the ambient sounds around you.

Great game by Square when they were experimenting more often with their titles.

exceeding093625d ago

I have and played Bushido Blade before and its a wonderful game. It was difficult to choose from the many samurai games out there for the top 5.

exceeding093625d ago (Edited 3625d ago )

I appreciate the comments, negative and positive. Since its an opinion piece, everyone's opinions are different and not everyone is going to agree. Kessen was also a good game too. The list could go to Top 6, Top 10, Top 20, Top 50 and so on. There are many samurai games to decide from and could be difficult to choose for the top 5.

Please add your own Top 5 Samurai Games to the comments.


411mania's Release List for the Week of April 20, 2009

411mania talks about this week's game releases. Highlights include DeathSmiles, Little King's Story, Fallout Trilogy, and Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 2.

Arcade Culture Deathsmiles Dodonpachi Dai Ou Jou DoDonPachi Daioujou Black Label Extra Dynasty Warriors Dynasty Warriors 5 Dynasty Warriors 5 Empires Dynasty Warriors 5 Special Dynasty Warriors 6 Dynasty Warriors 6 Empires Dynasty Warriors Multi Raid Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Dynasty Warriors: GUNDAM 2 Dynasty Warriors: Strikeforce Fallout Fallout 2 Fallout 3 Fallout 3: Broken Steel Fallout 3: Operation Anchorage Fallout 3: The Pitt Fallout 4 Fallout MMO Fallout Tactics Fallout: New Vegas Gundam - Senjo no Kizuna Gundam 00: Gundam Meisters Gundam Battle Universe Gundam Kizuna Gundam Musou Gundam Musou 2 Gundam Musou Special Gundam OO Gundam vs. Gundam Harvest Moon Harvest Moon DS Cute Harvest Moon Series: Ranch Store Harvest Moon Wii Harvest Moon: Animal Parade Harvest Moon: Frantic Farming Harvest Moon: Island of Happiness Harvest Moon: Magical Melody Harvest Moon: Sugar Village Harvest Moon: Tree of Tranquility Harvest Moon: Welcome to the Wind Bazaar! Innocent Life: A Futuristic Harvest Moon Little King's Story Mobile Ops: The One Year War Mobile Suit Gundam : Gundam Vs. Gundam Mobile Suit Gundam Battlefield Record U.C. 0081 Mobile Suit Gundam MS Front 0079 Mobile Suit Gundam OO Mobile Suit Gundam: BR UC0081 Mobile Suit Gundam: Crossfire Mobile Suit Gundam: Giren no Yabou - Axis no Kyoui Mobile Suit Gundam: Operation: Troy Mobile Suit Gundam: Target in Sight Nintendo DS PC PS2 PS3 PSP Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon Samurai Warriors 2 Samurai Warriors 2 Empires Samurai Warriors 2: Xtreme Legends Samurai Warriors 3 Samurai Warriors Katana Samurai Warriors Pachislot SD Gundam G Generation Wars SD Gundam Revolution SD Gundam: Cross Drive SD Gundam: Scad Hammers Warriors Orochi Wii Xbox 360 411mania.com
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