Captivate 2010: Sengoku BASARA Samurai Heroes – Prepare for Battle!

Apr 20, 2010
2010 Apr 20
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Hiroyuki Kobayashi, producer of Devil May Cry 4, brings you the latest installment in Japan’s incredibly popular BASARA series, Sengoku BASARA Samurai Heroes for the Wii and the PS3!

A fun, action-packed and accessible title set during a tumultuous period of Japanese history, Sengoku BASARA Samurai Heroes follows players as they fight their way to the dramatic battle of Sekigahara. Players will master the swords and spears of more than a dozen fierce samurai warriors in huge battles against hundreds of opponents that will become more and more challenging throughout the game. On their journey to the final battle, learn how to unleash powerful and spectacular Basara moves or make use of the boost mode to wipe out as many enemies as possible.

We have the full fact sheet and more character trailers after the break!

Release Date: TBD 2010

Genre: Action

Platform: PLAYSTATION 3, Wii

Rating: Pending

Developer: Capcom

Publisher: Capcom

 

Game Description:

The producer of Devil May Cry 4, Hiroyuki Kobayashi, brings you the newest installment to the BASARA series, Sengoku BASARA Samurai Heroes, on the PLAYSTATION®3 and Wii. A fun, action-packed and accessible title set during a tumultuous period of Japanese history, Sengoku BASARA Samurai Heroes follows players as they fight their way to dramatic battle of Sekigahara. Players will master the swords and spears of more than a dozen fierce samurai warriors in huge battles against hundreds of opponents that will become more and more challenging throughout the game. On their journey to the final battle, learn how to unleash powerful and spectacular Basara moves or make use of the boost mode to wipe out as many enemies as possible.

Victory in battle will not only deliver a new territory but the natural resources of that region, which can be used to upgrade weapons. With unique playable characters along with supporting generals who make it easier to command and lead armies, players will see the battle from the perspective of each military commander with the ultimate goal of re-writing history to rule all of 16th century Japan.

In the dynamic new “Heroes’ Story” mode, the player’s decisions impact history with a redesigned story mode. Based on choices made by the player, new drama unfolds as friends become enemies, enemies become friends, and a new Sengoku story unfolds. Adding a new strategic element to the game, forces can fight for control/taking over of the entire battlefields, and ultimately the nation

 

Features:

+ Fight your way through hundreds of enemies across many exciting battlefields using cool combos and over-the-top special moves until all heroes have gathered at the decisive battle of Sekigahara

+ Featuring a dozen unique playable samurai warrior characters each with their own unique battle styles

+ Upgradeable weapon types allow players to extend or add special abilities

+ Dramatic “Heroes’ Story” mode changes history based on players decisions as the story progresses