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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.


Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 Choose different types of bodyguards here
Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 These trials may also be practiced in challenge mode
Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 Scene from movie intro
Samurai Warriors PlayStation 2 Hanzo emerged victorious

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Alternate Titles

  • "Sengoku Musou" -- Japanese title

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GameZone PlayStation 2 May 06, 2004 8.7 out of 10 87
IGN PlayStation 2 Apr 28, 2004 8.5 out of 10 85 Xbox Oct 02, 2004 77 out of 100 77
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation 2 May, 2004 7.5 out of 10 75 Xbox Jul 30, 2004 7.4 out of 10 74
GameSpot PlayStation 2 May 04, 2004 7.3 out of 10 73 PlayStation 2 Jun 24, 2004 13 out of 20 65
GameSpy PlayStation 2 May 08, 2004 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Xbox Nation (XBN) Xbox Aug, 2004 6 out of 10 60
Game Revolution PlayStation 2 Jun, 2004 C+ 58


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