For the first time in 10 years, the Samurai Shodown series will mark its debut on a Nintendo console. On February 25th, Samurai Shodown will arrive on the Nintendo Switch, allowing fans and owners of the excellent Nintendo Switch platform to continue unleashing their fury while on a trip.
The long-supported series developed by SNK will finally expand its versus fighter to a very suitable platform. According to the official press release:
“SAMURAI SHOWDOWN’s upcoming release on the Nintendo Switch™ will mark the first time the series will be available on a Nintendo console in over 10 years,” says Yasuyuki Oda, Lead Producer of SAMURAI SHODOWN. “Fighting game fans will soon be able to pass a Joy-Con to an unsuspecting rival and unleash their fury anywhere around the world.”
SAMURAI SHODOWN for Nintendo Switch™ will launch on February 25 for $49.99 USD. Players who pre-order the physical version today can look forward to receiving both the port of SAMURAI SHODOWN! 2 (originally released on Neo Geo Pocket), and a bonus controller skin as well.
The initial price of the title will be $49.99, and it is already available to pre-order.