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Samurai Warriors is Koei's extension of the popular Dynasty Warriors series. Instead of taking place during the Three Kingdoms era in China, Samurai Warriors takes you back to feudal Japan, during the warring states era. In the game, you take control of actual historical figures such as Yukimura Sanada, Nobunaga Oda, and Hattori Hanzo. Altogether, there are fifteen characters, ten of whom need to be unlocked.

Basically, gameplay is almost identical to that of Dynasty Warriors. The main differences are things like the inclusion of indoor castle levels, and a greater variety of enemies. In Dynasty Warriors, enemies were basically either soldiers or archers. In Samurai Warriors, there are soldiers, archers, musketeers, and many different types of ninjas. In terms of story, there are basically only five levels, but depending on your actions in a certain level specific to each character, the story will branch of into two different stories, leading to a good ending or a not as good ending. Updated graphics and a more "techno-ish" soundtrack top off the additions.

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Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 You can create a new officer with predefined models
Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 Found the exit, got some bonus seconds
Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 Train the character by participating in various trials
Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 And here is a scene from the "Riding" trial

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Samurai Warriors Screenshot
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Alternate Titles

  • "Sengoku Musou" -- Japanese title

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GameZone May 06, 2004 8.7 out of 10 87
IGN Apr 28, 2004 8.5 out of 10 85
Next Level Gaming May 20, 2004 84 out of 100 84
UOL Jogos Jun 22, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameCola.net Jan, 2005 7.8 out of 10 78
4Players.de Jul 13, 2004 77 out of 100 77
Game Informer Magazine May, 2004 7.5 out of 10 75
GameSpot May 04, 2004 7.3 out of 10 73
GameSpy May 08, 2004 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Game Revolution Jun, 2004 C+ 58

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DarkDove (70) added Samurai Warriors (PlayStation 2) on May 16, 2004
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