Samurai Shodown is set to release on Xbox Series X and S

SNK has announced that its latest fighting game, Samurai Shodown, will be coming to Xbox Series X. Currently, Samurai Shodown is available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, Stadia and PC.

From its creation in 1993, the Samurai Shodown series has redefined weapon-based fighting games. 11 years after its previous installment, the series welcomes in a completely new game! Always evolving, the series known for its breath-taking battles and stunning characters has been taken to new heights with amazing visuals and sound design! Pick up Samurai Shodown for either the Xbox Series X or Xbox Series S!

“The Xbox Series X|S is Microsoft’s most innovative and cutting-edge next-gen console which is ramping up to hit the market soon, and I couldn’t be more excited to be a part of its massive presence in the gaming community,” said Samurai Shodown producer Yasuyuki Oda in the press release.

Samurai Shodown is a revival of a classic fighting game franchise. Gameplay takes place on a 2D plane, and Samurai Shodown eschews long-winded combos for smaller combos that deal more damage per hit.