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Dynasty Warriors 8 release date change

June 22nd, 2013 by Stuart Miller Comments

Tecmo Koei Europe have announced that the release date for upcoming tactical action game Dynasty Warriors 8 has been pushed back a week and now will be coming out on July 19th instead of the orginal date of July 12th.

The game features a raft of new characters, new and redesigned stages, new modes and a whole set of new scenarios that will follow the stories of the kindoms of Wei, Wu, Shu and Jin and their political figures that are trying to take control of the Three Kingdoms of China.

Tecmo Koei have also announced that if you pre-order the game from certain UK retailers you will receive some exclusive DLC or collectable items.

If you pre-order the game from then you will get a beautiful, limited edition phone pouch that has a character and colour design representing the Four Kingdoms.

Other retailers will offer special DLC packs that include outfits from the original Dynasty Warriors game and special outfits from Romance of the Three Kingdoms 12 that will be introduced into the Dynasty Warriors universe for the first time.


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