Capcom Announces Remake of Onimusha Warlords For PS4, PC, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch

Onimusha Warlords

Capcom has announced the remake of its years old game Onimusha Warlords that is set to come out across all platforms. Onimusha Warlords will release January 15, 2019. The game will release on PS4, PC, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. Game will release physically on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, while it will release digitally for $19.99 on Nintendo Switch and PC. Check out the announcement trailer below.

The remake of original Onimusha Warlords comes with additional features. The re-release will pack high definition graphics , new soundtrack, widescreen support and new control scheme designed for analog sticks.

Onimusha Warlord game theme is based in myriad Japnese time that stars Samanosuke Akechi and ninja Kaede samurai. The quest path is to save Princess Yuki from evil lord Nobunga Oda: whom demons worship.

In case if you have not played the original Onimusha Warlords. You can see from the early look at gameplay showcased in announcement trailer, that game adopts a fixed camera angle and the graphics are not modern. However, the graphics shown in announcement trailer are still better than original Onimusha Warlords that was release in 2001 on Sony PlayStation 2.

The game adopts two key elements which were freshly introduced at that time and became common quickly. The fixed camera angle and solving in-game puzzles. Resident Evil series debuted the fixed camera angle feature and quickly became a game changer. Later, a lot of games adopted the fixed camera angle perspective.

In another news, The Nintendo Classic Mini Double Pack will be launching exclusively in Japan and there is no official word at the moment that whether this bundle will make it outside Japan or not so if you are based in Japan, sadly you will not be able to purchase this console uncles you want to import it from Japan.

For more on release date of Nintendo Classic Mini Double Pack, check here.


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