Last month, publisher D3 announced that they would be bringing the ninja schoolgirl ‘n slash hack Samurai Maiden to Nintendo Switch this winter.
Currently, in line with the Tokyo Game Show, it has a fixed release date. The game will arrive in Japan (physically and digitally) on December 1, and will follow with a digital-only release in the West on December 8 of this year.
The story follows high school student Tsumigi Tamaori, who is summoned in her sleep to the historical Sengoku period. Here, she must team up with new friends and use her superb sword skills to defeat the undead demons at Honnoji Temple:
“SAMURAI MAIDEN tells the story of a high school student who falls asleep after a boring day of history school, waking up next to the historical figure, Nobunaga Oda, who is known as the first great unificationist in Japan. Copy. The two find themselves at the burning Honnoji temple, where the underworld has opened up. After training in the art of fencing as a hobby, Tsumugi is suddenly put to the test in actual combat when she is given a sword by the desperate Nobunaga Oda to ward off evil, who has entered the world. underground to end the disaster. Even Tsumugi, a poor history student, acknowledges Oda as the hero of the Sengoku period and understands that she must rise up in this strange time. “
Players can look forward to “slaughtering hordes of sworn enemies” with Tsumugi’s sword skills – from combo attacks to powerful counterattacks. She’ll also get some help from several other ninjas and allies along the way.
There will be unlockable special abilities and a system that allows these fighting styles to come together:
“During his journey, the player will be able to utilize the “Gokage System”, which allows for a quick fusion of Tsumugi’s sword style and the Gokage’s powerful jutsu. samurai — to the ninja’s rope arm, freezing yin and yang, and various kunai attacks, players will be able to use these two types of attacks to battle their mortal enemies.”
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