Samurai Warriors 5 adds Tadakatsu Honda, Toshiie Maeda [Update]

Two more playable characters confirmed.

Samurai Warriors 5

Tadakatsu Honda and Toshiie Maeda will be playable in Samurai Warriors 5, the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu reveals.

Tadakatsu Honda, voiced by Chikahiro Kobayashi, wields a spear with a long blade. Rather than being the strongest, the story will depict his growth.

Samurai Warriors 5

Toshiie Maeda, voiced by Katsuyuki Konishi, also wields a spear with a long blade. He is the type to shoot first and ask questions later.

Samurai Warriors 5

Samurai Warriors 5 will feature a total of 27 playable characters, all of which were chosen based on the story. The full list of previously confirmed playable characters is as follows:

  • Hideyoshi Hashiba
  • Ieyasu Tokugawa
  • Katsuie Shibata
  • Nagamasa Azai
  • Mitsuhide Akechi
  • Mitsuki
  • No
  • Nobunaga Oda
  • Oichi
  • Toshimitsu Saito
  • Yoshimoto Imagawa

Samurai Warriors 5 is due out for PlayStation 4 and Switch on June 24 in Japan, followed by PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Switch in the west and PC via Steam worldwide on July 27.

Thanks, Ryokutya2089.

Update 03/10/21 at 5:10 p.m.: Added the official renders published by Famitsu.com.

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