Samurai Warriors 4 may see a western release

Tecmo Koei’s hack-and-slash videogame Samurai Warriors 4 could see a western release, the videogame’s producer Hisashi Koinuma revealed on Twitter.

“Yes. Perhaps, next summer,” he tweeted, responding to a fan’s question asking if the videogame will be made available to western videogamers.

Kcurrentlyn as Sengoku Musou 4 in Japan, the latest installation in the series is expected to launch in the country on March 20 for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation VITA. All previous numbered titles in the franchise were released to western markets, with the most recent, Samurai Warriors 3, launching late 2010 on the Nintendo Wii in North America.

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