News – Dynasty Warriors 8 release date announced

April 4, 2013 by  
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Dynasty Warriors 8 will be released on PS3 and Xbox 360 on July 12th, publisher Tecmo Koei have announced.

Multiple endings can be expected which can sees certain characters surviving the events in which they were killed off, bringing about some “what if?” scenarios.

There will be over 70 playable characters, with the likes of Yue Jin and Li Dian from the Wei Kingdom being introduced.

Another thing being introduced is the Rage mode, in which temporarily boosts an officer’s abilities.

The Dynasty Warriors series began life as a one-on-one fighting game on the PlayStation back in 1997 before turning into the hack and slash series that we know so well today.