Famitsu has posted the first online preview of the newly announced Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate, which will launch as both a standalone game and downloadable add-on for the original Warriors Orochi 4 for PlayStation 4 and Switch in December in Japan, followed by PC in February 2020.
Here are the details:
Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate is an enhanced version of Warriors Orochi 4, which set in an alternate universe created by Zeus and the Gods of Olympus, where said Gods and characters of Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors collide. In addition to over 170 playable characters, there is a new story that depicts a battle centered on the mysterious new character Gaia, as well side scenarios that complete stories untold in the original game.
Additionally, there is a new “Infinite Mode” that tasks players with defeating strong enemies, as well as newly added “Challenge Mode” scenarios “Godspeed” and “Destruction.” Challenge Mode was previously released as paid downloadable content.
New Character: Gaia
- Voiced by: ???
- Weapon: Hecatoncheires
In the beginning, she paid the price of losing her body to create the manifold of the earth. She is an intelligent goddess with a lively personality, who pulls everyone together to save the earth. She has the power to manifest the memories engraved in the earth.
Returning Collaboration Character: Joan of Arc
- Voiced by: Yumi Touma
- Weapon: Spear
Maid of Orleans, and national heroine of France. A kind young woman with a strong sense of justice, she vowed to stand up and fight for the people of France in the Hundred Years’ War.
Evolved Magic Actions
In Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate, the Sacred Treasures fixated to each character can be switched, and new Sacred Treasures will appear. In addition to evolved Magic Actions, there is also a new “Musou Switch Combo” technique that connects your Musou Attack with allies for more exhilarating action.