Toronto – KOEI Canada today announced that the best-selling WARRIORS OROCHI®2 is coming to PSP® (PlayStation® Portable) system on August 25, 2009. Based on an original work by Omega Force, play is for 1 to 2 players with Multi-player play available via ad-hoc wireless.
With four different storylines featuring characters from SAMURAI WARRIORS® and DYNASTY WARRIORS®, WARRIORS OROCHI 2 includes three new game modes: Dream, VS and Survival, as well as “Tag Team”-style matches that pit fighters in head-to-head arena combat.
A star-studded lineup boasts 96 playable characters from the DYNASTY WARRIORS and SAMURAI WARRIORS series including the massive boar-like Gyuki and the faceless Dodomeki. New playable characters not found in the original console release include the graceful San Zang and the warrior-monk Benkei. Shattering time and space, the venomous Serpent King Orochi kidnapped history’s greatest warriors in a scheme to test his might. The heroes eventually defeated Orochi and his menacing army. Now the slain Orochi lies in the netherworld, and a mysterious alliance is hatching a plan to resurrect Orochi.
New features exclusive to the PSP system also include:
2-Player VS mode plus Co-op play in Story
96 playable characters from Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors
Free and Dream modes
12 new scenarios in Dream mode
Japanese and English voice option
Install function to improve loading times
iImproved graphic draw distances
Gamers can pre-order the game now from Amazon.com, GameFly, and GameStop. This game is rated “T” (Teen – Mild Suggestive Themes, Violence) by the ESRB.