SNK and Athlon Games have announced the release date for Samura Shodown for the PS4 and Xbox One. It is out next month, on June 24, while the PC and Nintendo Switch version is planned for a later date.
Samura Shodown is the first brand new game in the series that is currently being developed by SNK and Athlon Games. It is a cult classic franchise that was a big name in the Arcades and one of the finest fighting games of its time. SNK is bringing it back with new 3D visuals and all new gameplay mechanics for a modern generation.
While Samurai Shodown will be out on June 24 for the PS4 and Xbox One, it is not planned to release on the Nintendo Switch until Q4, 2019, and the PC version will also arrive at a later date.
Samurai Shodown has a special pre-order offer and those who have pre-ordered the game will be able to download the Season Pass absolutely free through the PlayStation Store or Xbox Live up until June 30th. This season pass comes with four new fighters which will be available within six months of the launch of the game.