Watch 30 Mins of Dynasty Warriors 9 Gameplay Featuring Cheng Pu
Folks over at Gematsu have captured 30 mins of Dynasty Warriors 9 gameplay from ChinaJoy 2017. The video, which you can watch above, features new playable character Cheng Pu. Check it out.
ChinaJoy attendees were also treated to six minutes of live Guan Yu gameplay earlier this week, which you can watch below (again, courtesy of Gematsu).
Dynasty Warriors 9 is in development for the PlayStation 4 in Japan. Although a Western release has been confirmed as well, platforms have yet to be announced. We did notice PS4 logos on the game’s English website, however.
Here’s an overview:
In Dynasty Warriors 9, players will explore China as it existed when feudal warlords vied for dominance over the land – the waning days of the Han dynasty and emergence of the Three Kingdoms era. Setting out to complete various objectives, players will utilize an unprecedented world map to navigate and traverse a variety of different landscapes ranging from vast plains to snow-covered peaks presented with dynamic day/night and weather cycles. Exploring these impressive environments is made more engaging through the ability to adapt to surroundings to gain an upper hand in battle, with players able to use equipment to circumvent obstacles or blend in to avoid conflict.
The sweeping new narrative of Dynasty Warriors 9 is portrayed across the game’s Critical Missions and Regular Missions which intertwine to allow players to experience history across a multitude of perspectives and battles throughout the whole of China. 83 characters from the Dynasty Warriors series make their return in addition to new faces such as Cheng Pu, a long-term retainer who supported three generations of the Sun family and contributed to the expansion and stability of the Wu kingdom.
We’ll update our readers when we have more information.