Koei Tecmo has discovered a great deal of success of late with its licensed Dynasty Warriors spinoffs, starting from Dragon Quest to The Legend of Zelda. Extra are undoubtedly coming, however what subsequent? Koei Tecmo’s president has a pair concepts.
Talking with TheGamer, Koei Tecmo President Hisashi Koinuma talked in regards to the video games he would personally like to see as a topic for a Warriors (often known as “musou”) recreation. “Mario and Star Wars are two nice sequence that come to thoughts. Sadly, we have not had the chance to collaborate with these IP but.”
Koinuma did not elaborate on why he picked these franchises specifically, however with a little bit creativeness, it isn’t laborious to examine a Mario Warriors or Star Wars Jedi Warriors. Each franchise function all of the components of an amazing musou recreation: distinctive settings, big casts, and attention-grabbing settings.
Koei Tecmo’s most up-to-date foray was Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, which we known as a welcome journey again to the world of Breath of Wild. Whereas it missed some characterization alternative, it was nonetheless a blast from begin to end, our overview stated.
Koei Tecmo has developed a powerful relationship with Nintendo normally. Other than Warriors variations of Hearth Emblem and Zelda, it performed a big half within the improvement of Fire Emblem: Three Houses.
As for Star Wars, the chance exists now that Disney is seeking to accomplice with different builders outdoors of EA. It is all too simple to think about slicing by hordes of Battle Droids and Stormtroopers as Luke Skywalker or Mace Windu.
For now, Koei Tecmo is concentrated on the extra conventional facet of the Warriors sequence. Its subsequent launch is Samurai Warriors 5, which is due out on PC, Xbox One, PS4, and Nintendo Change subsequent month.
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