Dynasty Warriors 5 Teaser Site Opens

Koei today has opened a teaser Web site for Shin Sangoku Musou 4, which is slated for release in Japan on February 24 at the price of 7,140 yen ($68). European and American gamers may know this title better as the next installment of the Dynasty Warriors series, and it is in these countries that it is slated for a March 2005 release.

The teaser site gives a small overview of what gamers should expect of the game as well as a few images of characters. Things that will be implemented in Shin Sangoku Musou 4 include new fighting actions called Musou Kakusei (Musou Awakening) and Evolution Attacks. The game will also feature three new types of base camps, which can be used for attacking, defending and re-supplying.

The game will introduce new characters, and returning characters will get a complete graphical makeover. Koei’s teaser site mentions that Dynasty Warriors 5 will feature a new Musou mode, and gamers will get to play through the life drama of the warlords featured in the game.