KOEI TECMO Europe and Team NINJA reveal the first details of their new Three Kingdoms supernatural thriller, Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty. Currently in development for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation5, PlayStation4, and on PC via Windows and Steam, the game is scheduled for release early 2023 and will be available from day one with Game Pass on console and PC.
Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty follows the dramatic story of an unnamed militia soldier fighting for his survival in a dark fantasy version of the late Han dynasty where demons run rampant in the Three Kingdoms. Players fight deadly creatures and enemy soldiers using swords based on Chinese martial arts, and attempt to overcome obstacles by awakening the true power within.
Created jointly by the producers of Team NINJA, Fumihiko Yasuda (Nioh) and Masaaki Yamagiwa (Bloodborne), the game includes the following:
- A dark fantasy set during the chaotic Three Kingdoms period, the tale vividly chronicles a militia soldier’s bitter struggle to survive in a later demon-infested Han dynasty. It’s madness in the Three Kingdoms like never before!
- Defeat deadly enemies to boost morale and awaken the power within! Overcome adversity with unique new strategies, including “Five Phases” based fighting styles.
- Renowned for their ruthless strikes that can change the tide of battle in an instant, Chinese martial arts sword practitioners gracefully change their pace from offensive to defensive maneuvers. Overwhelm your opponents with a burst of force in a series of intense and bloody combat, while learning the precision and skill necessary to become a true master of the sword.