SNK Corp. this week said it release a free DLC character for Samurai Shodown for Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One in Sept.
Shizumaru Hisame will be released at no cost to all regions in Sept.
Samurai Shodown is a fighting title that utilizes Unreal Engine 4 to build 3D characters on a 2D plane.
Returning characters include Haohmaru, Nakoruru, Galford, Jubei Yagyu, Charlotte, Genjuro, Hanzo, Kyoshiro, Shiki, Tam Tam, Ukyo, Yoshitora, and Earthquake.
New characters include Darli Dagger, Wu-ruixang, and Yashamaru Kamura.
Trademark fight systems like the Rage Gauge, Rage Explosion and Sword Clash return, in addition to a new Super Special Move.
The final game includes Dojo Mode in which users fight an AI clone that learns player patterns from prior duels.
It will be released to Nintendo Co., Ltd.’s Nintendo Switch in Q4 and the PC at a to be determined date.