Warriors Orochi 3 Slashing its Way to Western Audiences

January 24, 2012Written by Cameron Teague

Tecmo Koei has announced that it will be bringing it’s hack n’ slash Warriors Orochi 3 to North American audiences on March 20th and to Europe on the 30th. Known as Musou Orochi 2 over in Japan, this cross-over features over 120 playable characters, with some major cameo’s from Ninja Gaiden, Warriors: Legends of Troy, Bladestorm, Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll and Dead or Alive.

In the game, you play as a large group of brave warriors who must travel back in time and recruit an army to fend off an eight-headed hydra to save their world. The game will feature an all new bond system, which allows characters bond’s to increase through different kinds of interactions.

Players will also be able to enjoy three-character tag team battles, two-player split-screen co-op, a two-player online Story and Free mode.

To get players ready for the game, Tecmo Koei has released some great looking screenshots of the game which you can check out below. Make sure to let us know in the comments what you think and if you plan on checking out the game when it releases March 20th in North America and the 30th in Europe for the PlayStation 3.