In the latest episode of Capcom TV, we get a closer look at the gameplay of Onimusha: Warlords Remastered. Originally released in 2001 for PlayStation 2, the game is ready to make a triumphant return for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch and PC. The game is set in the Sengoku period and focuses on the samurai Samanosuke Akechi who fights against the forces of Nobunaga Oda. After Nobunaga’s death in battle, Samanosuke goes on a quest to save Princess Yuki from demons working alongside Nobunaga’s forces. The player controls Samanosuke and his partner, a female ninja Kaede, in their fight against demons. Onimusha: Warlords was well received at the time, selling over two million units thus making it one of the best selling game for the PS2.
Onimusha: Warlords remastered launches for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch and PC on January 15, 2019