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Warriors Orochi is a crossover between Koei's Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors franchises. The Serpent King, Orochi, has made a rift in time and taken the most powerful warriors from the Sengoku period of Japan, and China's Three Kingdoms era for a showdown of the ages.

Battle the demon Orochi, and hack and slash his armies with a team of three warriors you can rotate between at any time. Your two inactive teammates will recuperate during their downtime. If your active character dies, however, you'll have to restart the mission or load a saved game. A total of 79 playable characters from Dynasty Warriors 5, Samurai Warriors 2 and two new combatants are available to you. The new Weapon Fusion technique allows you to combine a particular character's different weapons into a single stronger one.

Choose from four unrelated story campaigns, Shu, Wei, Wu, and Samurai Warriors Story, with different unlockable characters, weapons and items in each. In the game's Free Mode, you can use any character in any stage you've already completed.

Play with a friend in two player split screen co-op.

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Warriors Orochi Windows Once all is set, select the scenario you want to play. Besides the main story scenarios (upper row) there are some side stories (-Xtra chapters) to play, unlocked by meeting specific requirements.
Warriors Orochi Windows Archers (here, Orochi soldiers, snake-like appearance) are quite similar to riflemen, although a bit slower. As seen here, when in a castle, you can zoom the radar to better view stairs and doorways.
Warriors Orochi Windows When an enemy officer drops such a box, quickly grab it. It will contain a new weapon, perhaps more powerful than the one you wield and that can be used for weapon fusion anyway. Resistance is futile?
Warriors Orochi Windows Besides the resolution, the Windows version has numerous display options you can choose from to optimize your playing experience

Alternate Titles

  • "無双 Orochi" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Musō Orochi" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

IGN Mar 26, 2008 5.7 out of 10 57
GameStar (Germany) Apr, 2008 51 out of 100 51
Cheat Code Central 2008 2.5 out of 5 50
4Players.de Oct 11, 2007 48 out of 100 48
Gameplay (Benelux) Jun 26, 2008 42 out of 100 42

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Trivia

In Japan, two additional PS2 editions were released: Musou Orochi (Treasure Box) and Musou Orochi (Super Premium Pack).

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Aneirin (5) added Warriors Orochi (Windows) on Jun 11, 2009
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