Samurai Shodown Launches 14th June 2021 on Steam

SNK have announced that the long-awaited Steam release of Samurai Shodown will be made available on the 14th June 2021 alongside the multi-platform release of the third DLC character, known as Shiro Tokisada Amakusa, from the third season pass.

SAMURAI SHODOWN, which has been enjoyed by players across the globe on PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X|S. Xbox One, Nintendo SwitchTM, Stadia and the Epic Games Store, is now making its way to Steam on June 14th. On the same day, the third character from Season Pass 3 also joins the fray both on PC and consoles. SHIRO TOKISADA AMAKUSA

appeared in the very first SAMURAI SHODOWN game as the final boss back in 1993. Their menacing legacy has made an impact on the series as they’ve also appeared in SAMURAI SHODOWN III (1995), SAMURAI SHODOWN IV: AMAKUSA’S REVENGE (1996) and SAMURAI SHODOWN V SPECIAL (2004). Now, the boss that defined the series has returned to SAMURAI SHODOWN.

Season Pass 3 characters CHAM CHAM and HIBIKI TAKANE are already available, with the fourth character, a fighter from GUILTY GEAR, appearing later this year.

Samurai Showdown, as well as three different Character Passes, are available now on Xbox and PlayStation platforms as well as the Nintendo Switch. The Windows PC (Steam) version meanwhile will be available from 14th June 2021.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has worked at ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the PS Vita, PS4 or Xbox One.

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