Samurai Shodown Box Art

This game was released on February 25, 2020 and is no longer available to pre-order. Any incentives that were offered are listed below.

Samurai Shodown is a weapon-based fighting game by SNK and a reboot of the long-running series. Set in a fantasized version of 1787 Japan, it features a roster of over 20 fighters, including several newcomers to the series.

The game has already been released on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Google Stadia, and is set to launch on Nintendo Switch in February. It will run at 60 FPS with support for tabletop, TV, and handheld modes. There is also a bonus for early purchasers as detailed after the jump.

Pre-order Bonuses

Early buyers of Samurai Shodown for Switch will receive a free game: Samurai Shodown! 2 that originally launched on Neo Geo Pocket Color in 1999, and will be ported to a modern platform for the first time:

The online listing of the game’s physical version on GameStop and Best Buy reveals an additional bonus: a Switch Joy-Con controller skin featuring featuring Haohmaru and Yashamaru.

Samurai Shodown - Controller Skin

Samurai Shodown is scheduled to launch for Nintendo Switch on February 25, 2020.

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