DescriptionSword of the Samurai simulates feudal leadership in 15th century Japan. Players take on the role of a young samurai warrior with a small kingdom. You and your neighbors vie for land and perform feats to win the favour of your lord, struggling to win the shogunate. Time will be spent managing the kingdom and wandering through feudal Japan; setting the scene for arcade sequences that determine your standing. Win the battle, gain land; beat the swordsman, gain honour.
- "Sword of the Samurai: A Quest For Honor In Feudal Japan" -- Tag-lined title
Part of the Following Group
|The Games Machine (UK)||DOS||Feb, 1990||90 out of 100||90|
|ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment)||DOS||Apr, 1990||855 out of 1000||86|
|Computer and Video Games (CVG)||DOS||Mar, 1990||81 out of 100||81|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||DOS||Oct, 1990||80|
|Power Play||DOS||Feb, 1990||80 out of 100||80|
|ASM (Aktueller Software Markt)||DOS||Jan, 1990||9.2 out of 12||77|
|100 aktuelle PC-Spiele||DOS||1990||7 out of 10||70|
|Tilt||DOS||Mar, 1990||11 out of 20||55|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||DOS||Jan, 1990||Unscored||Unscored|
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