Sure, we knew it was coming for quite some time now, but today it’s official; press release style. Agetec and UFO Interactive Games have announced Way of the Samurai 3 for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, respectively. Agetec is handling the PlayStation 3 version while UFO Interactive is handling the Xbox 360 version.
The game features an all new style of gameplay, rich weapon-crafting system, “beautifully detail graphics” and a “deep branching storyline” that will satisfy your samurai hunger. There’s over fifteen endings to obtain, making choices important and consequences frequent.
Way of the Samurai 3 launches for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on October 13, 2009. Check out screenshots and high-resolution versions of the box art at the gallery.
AGETEC AND UFO INTERACTIVE OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCE WAY OF THE SAMURAI 3™ FOR NORTH AMERICA
Your Choices Define You
Pomona, CA – September 18, 2009 – Agetec, Inc., and UFO Interactive Games, Inc., leading publishers of interactive entertainment, announced today that the action-role playing game (RPG), WAY OF THE SAMURAI 3™, will be slicing its way onto the Microsoft Xbox 360® and PlayStation®3 consoles on Oct. 13, 2009.
With a completely new, highly refined style of gameplay, a rich weapon crafting system, beautifully detailed graphics and a deep branching storyline that that will unfold multiple endings based upon player’s actions, WAY OF THE SAMURAI 3™ is sure to please gamers of all types.
About WAY OF THE SAMURAI 3™
The consequences of your actions will determine your fate. Choose to fight along side good or evil during the tumultuous time of the Sengoku Era and carve your name into history. Take the role of a samurai and choose your own path, blazing a trail of honor, loyalty and respect, or one of villainy, corruption, murder and greed. Become a hero or become infamous, the choice is yours.
WAY OF THE SAMURAI 3™ KEY FEATURES:
- The Butterfly Effect – With over 15 different endings, every action you take will cause a change of events to occur, allowing for multiple outcomes and replay-ability. Every action has a reaction and the following consequences open up new paths to explore.
- Weapon Customization and Abilities – Craft your own unique weapons from over 200 different parts and materials, creating the ultimate weapon that suits your taste and fighting style. Create lethal blades, spears, pole axes and more while discovering new abilities and skills with increased use. Become a master of one or of many!
- Reward System and Samurai Rating – Performing different feats will reward a player with Samurai Points and a Title, which in turn will unlock new features and characters within the game. Fight honorably in the way of the samurai, live your life as a bandit or strive to uphold the government. These choices will net different points and values, encouraging multiple play through to unlock all features and content.
- The Pen Can Be Mightier Than The Sword – Fight your opposition with force or take the diplomatic route, using subtle gestures like the unsheathing of your sword. With extensive dialogue tree, weapons combo systems and more, this hybrid title delivers on multiple fronts.<
WAY OF THE SAMURAI 3™ ON iTunes
Destroy the bandits that have plagued the lands of Amana with WAY OF THE SAMURAI 3™ for the iPhone and iPod touch. Available for a free download for a limited time, take the role of the enigmatic samurai anywhere you go! Available September 2009!
For more information on Way of the Samurai 3 please visit the official game site at www.wots3.com