Samurai Warriors 5 adds Takakage Kobayakawa, Hisahide Matsunaga, Kenshin Uesugi, Shingen Takeda, and Motonari Mori

23 out of 27 playable characters now confirmed.

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Takakage Kobayakawa, Hisahide Matsunaga, Kenshin Uesugi, Shingen Takeda, and Motonari Mori will be playable characters in Samurai Warriors 5, publisher Koei Tecmo and developer Omega Force announced.

Here is a look at each character:

Takakage Kobayakawa (voiced by Hiroshi Okamoto)

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Hisahide Matsunaga (voiced by Kouji Ishii)

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Kenshin Uesugi (voiced by Kazuyuki Okitsu)

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Shingen Takeda (voiced by Kenji Hamada)

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Motonari Mori (voiced by Hideo Ishikawa)

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

  • Hanbei Takenaka
  • Hideyoshi Hashiba
  • Hisahide Matsunaga
  • Ieyasu Tokugawa
  • Kagetora Nagao
  • Kanbei Kuroda
  • Katsuie Shibata
  • Kazuuji Nakamura
  • Nagamasa Azai
  • Mitsuhide Akechi
  • Mitsuki
  • Motonari Mori
  • No
  • Nobunaga Oda
  • Oichi
  • Sena
  • Shikanosuke Yamanaka
  • Shingen Takeda
  • Tadakatsu Honda
  • Takakage Kobayakawa
  • Toshiie Maeda
  • 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.

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