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"Samurai Shodown" Shows Off DLC Character Shizumaru Hisame

“Samurai Shodown” Shows Off DLC Character Shizumaru Hisame

SNK has released the latest DLC character trailer for Samurai Shodown, as we are all introduced to the quick and deadly blade of Shizumaru Hisame. A returning face to the series who was first introduced in Samurai Shodown III, Hisame looks like a young teenager but he fights like a skilled practitioner. The demon child […]

SNK Announces The NEOGEO Arcade Stick Pro

Prior to Tokyo Game Show 2019, SNK has released a bit of a surprise on everyone with a brand new item: the NEOGEO Arcade Stick Pro. This is a full-sized fight stick that will come pre-programmed with 20 fighting games from the SNK library. Unfortunately, the company didn’t reveal what those 20 games are. It […]

Terry Bogard And More Announced For "Super Smash Bros Ultimate" In Nintendo Direct

Terry Bogard And More Announced For “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate”

Terry Bogard was revealed as Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s fourth DLC fighter on Wednesday’s Nintendo Direct. He’s set to launch sometime in November 2019. While it wasn’t stated outright in the Direct, given the other DLC characters, it’s safe to assume the Terry DLC pack will cost $5.99 and include a new stage and additional […]

Samurai Shodown Receives An Official Release Date in June 2019

The Fourth “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” DLC Fighter Could Be From An SNK Franchise

Attentive Super Smash Bros Ultimate fans have discovered a copyright for the SNK Corporation at the bottom of Nintendo’s official Fourth Challenger Pack DLC page. Fans are extrapolating that it could mean the currently unknown upcoming Smash Bros fighter could hail from an SNK produced franchise like Metal Slug, Samurai Showdown, or King of Fighters. The SNK […]

SNK Shows Off "Samurai Shodown" DLC Content At EVO 2019

SNK Shows Off “Samurai Shodown” DLC Content At EVO 2019

SNK dropped another major announcement at EVO 2019 as they revealed all of the DLC characters on the way for Samurai Shodown this year. During the event, a trailer ran showing off the game and properly showing off all the characters to come. We now know that Rimururu will be coming this month, Shizumaru Hisame […]

SNK Announces "The King of Fighters XV" At EVO 2019

SNK Announces “The King of Fighters XV” At EVO 2019

Among the surprise announcements made at EVO 2019 last night, one of the biggest to come out of the mix was The King of Fighters XV. SNK dropped the surprise announcement with very little fanfare or warning on the last day of the tournament. All we got was the 20-second clip you see below, and […]

Galford Makes His Return To “Samurai Shodown” With a New Trailer

Galford makes his return to the latest incarnation of Samurai Shodown with a brand new trailer, along with his faithful husky Poppy. The character was first introduced back in Samurai Shodown II, as a bit of an arrogant character coming from the west, but ever since then he’s been a staple for most of the […]

"Samurai Shodown" Highlights Tam Tam in Latest Gameplay Trailer

“Samurai Shodown” Highlights Tam Tam in Latest Gameplay Trailer

SNK has decided to show off another one of the OG fighters from Samurai Shodown as we get a better look at the village warrior Tam Tam. This was one of the more awesome characters to fight with back when this game debuted back in the ’90s as he was unpredictable and you had no […]

SNK Releases Yoshitora's Gameplay Trailer for Samurai Shodown

SNK Releases Yoshitora’s Gameplay Trailer for Samurai Shodown

SNK has decided to show off the protagonist for Samurai Shodown as Yoshitora receives his own gameplay trailer this week. Brandishing seven different katanas with lighting fast speed, he is the sole heir to the reigning shogun and former student of Gaoh and Jubei. According to his bio from the developers, “This heir to the […]

Samurai Shodown Shows Off Another New Character With Yashamaru

Samurai Shodown Shows Off Another New Character With Yashamaru

SNK is showing off more characters leading up to the release of Samurai Shodown, this time we get a new face as they introduce us to Yashamaru. This guy appears to be a straight-up speed demon when it comes to attacks, and a bit of mystery about him when it comes to that crow that […]

Samurai Shodown Reveals Haohmaru and Genjuro Gameplay Trailers

Samurai Shodown Reveals Haohmaru and Genjuro Gameplay Trailers

Following the reveal of the game’s release date this week, SNK has decided to show off Haohmaru and Genjuro from Samurai Shodown. According to the game’s info, Haohmaru is a wandering swordsman with no loyalties to any lord, as he serves as the game’s main protagonist. “This rōnin loves to fight against strong opponents and puts […]

Samurai Shodown Receives An Official Release Date in June 2019

Samurai Shodown Receives An Official Release Date in June 2019

SNK and Athlon Games have announced this morning that Samurai Shodown will be released this June, shortly after E3 2019 takes place. The game will officially come out on June 25th for the PS4 and Xbox One, with PC and Nintendo Switch versions to be released at a later date. On top of that, any […]

SNK To Release a Samurai Shodown Version Of The Neo Geo Mini

Samurai Shodown is apparently going to get a few different special editions from SNK, one of which will be a special Neo Geo Mini with the game included. The Japanese site PR Times revealed three translucent versions of the console, in red, white, and blue, along with the complete library of games that will be […]

Samurai Shodown Unveils a New Character Trailer for Charlotte

Samurai Shodown Unveils a New Character Trailer for Charlotte

SNK decided to release a new character trailer for Samurai Shodown today as we get a better look at the fearsome and stylish Charlotte. An original character from the 1993 game, the developers describe her as such: “This esteemed French swordswoman is a genuine knight who values modesty and martial arts over authority, and will […]

SNK 40th Anniversary Collection Confirmed for Xbox One

SNK 40th Anniversary Collection Confirmed for Xbox One

The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection is scheduled to launch on the Xbox One on Friday, May 3rd as a digital download only. Pre-orders for the game are open starting today on the Microsoft Store. The Xbox version of the 40th Anniversary Collection includes the fan-requested 4K-ready restoration of Baseball Stars for the first time ever. The SNK 40th Anniversary […]

Darkness Rises is Hosting a Crossover with Samurai Shodown VI

Darkness Rises is Hosting a Crossover with Samurai Shodown VI

Nexon is hosting a new crossover event to action RPG  Darkness Rises to celebrate the game’s 25 million download milestone. The special collaboration brings SNK’s famed Samurai Shodown VI to the mobile ROG.  The collaboration features limited time costumes that make the classes look like favorite characters from the popular fighting game series.  Players entering the dungeons […]

Samurai Showdown's Confirms Ukyo to the Roster with New Gameplay Trailer

Samurai Shodown’s Confirms Ukyo to the Roster with New Gameplay Trailer

Continuing their weekly character reveals for Samurai Shodown, SNK has put out a reveal trailer for Iaijutsu master Ukyo Tachibana. While the name might confuse you, Samurai Shodown is the 20th game in the Shodown series (and one of thee games to share the same title), however since it’s been 11 years since the last game […]

Samurai Shodown Introduces Darli Dagger in Latest Trailer

Samurai Shodown Introduces Darli Dagger in Latest Trailer

We’re starting to get character trailers from SNK for Samurai Shodown, and the first one to hit the digital doorstep is Darli Dagger. This is a completely new character to the franchise, as she is described as “a shipbuilder with a wicked blade and superhuman strength Darli cuts, hammers, and drills opponents into submission”. The […]

Samurai Shodown Releases a Character Trailer for Nakoruru

Samurai Shodown Releases a Character Trailer for Nakoruru

Today, Samurai Shodown is kicking off a weekly series of character reveal videos featuring the unique fighting styles and abilities of its roster of deadly combatants. This first character reveal features young Kamui warrior Nakoruru, who has been a staple of the Samurai Shodown universe for years. Nakoruru’s trailer shows off her nature-inspired move set […]

SNK Announces Samurai Shodown NeoGeo Collection

SNK Announces Samurai Shodown NeoGeo Collection

During a panel at PAX East this weekend, SNK announced a new series anthology for Samurai Shodown, which will hit all modern game consoles this fall. Samurai Shodown NeoGeo Collection will include: Samurai Shodown I Samurai Shodown II Samurai Shodown III Samurai Shodown IV Samurai Shodown V Samurai Shodown RPG Samurai Shodown Sen Two NeoGeo games The […]