D3 Publisher and developer Shade have released the launch trailer for sword-fighting action game SAMURAI MAIDEN, which is due out for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Switch on December 1 in Japan and Asia, and for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC via Steam on December 8 worldwide.
Here is an overview of the game, via D3 Publisher:
Beneath the cherry blossom trees in stunning Japan, a young woman becomes…a samurai?? Experience fast-paced action in the Sengoku period as this everyday girl slays demons and slashes her way through the chaos!
A temple in flames. Swirls of black smoke rise high into the sky. The angry shouts of soldiers can be heard all around. Before you stands a bearded old man… Wait, is that Nobunaga Oda?!
A young woman from the 21st century with sharp swordsmanship skills finds herself in Honnoji during the Sengoku period! Together with a trio of newfound ninja friends, she races through the Underworld beneath Honnoji, confronted by enraged corpses at every turn! Nothing can stop this all-female powerhouse team, as the young woman turned samurai slashes up enemies while the ninja wipe them out with their fierce ninjutsu!
And when things get tough, activate the Devoted Heart technique to have samurai and ninja lock lips to enhance their abilities! There are so many exhilarating, epic battles to take on! Slay the Demon Lord of the Sengoku period and forge everlasting bonds with your ninja friends!
A brand-new female-led sword-fighting action game is here!
- Main Character Design: Miwano Rag
- Tsumugi Tamaori (voiced by Yuki Yomichi)
- Iyo (voiced by Miku Ito)
- Hagane (voiced by Sumire Uesaka)
- Komimi (voiced by Miyu Tomita)
- Nobunaga Oda (voiced by Takaya Kuroda)
- Developer: Shade
- Publisher: D3 Publisher
Watch the trailer below.