Sakura Wars Story Trailer Takes Us to 1940s Steampunk Tokyo

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Sakura Wars

 

In addition to the New Sakura Wars anime, the long-running game series is getting a reboot in the form of a new Sakura Wars game. The latest entry in the series is due out on PlayStation 4 in the west on April 28, and you can explore its steampunk take on 1940s Tokyo in the story trailer below.

 

 

Bleach author Tite Kubo is on the main character designs for this entry, with guest designs by Yukiko Horiguchi, BUNBUN, Fumikane Shimada, Ken Sugimori, Noizi Ito, and Shigenori Soejima. 

 

Features:

Dramatic Character Interplay—Engage with a colorful cast through the dynamic LIPS dialogue system where what you say and how you say it has a profound impact on relationships off and on the battlefield. 
Exciting Combat Payoffs—Your bonds with team members flow into the high-energy combat finale of each episode, featuring action-packed fights with giant steam-powered mecha. 
Brilliant Anime Production—Gorgeous animated sequences, a lush soundtrack, and characters designed by anime and JRPG luminaries will transport you into a vibrant 1940s steampunk Tokyo. 

 

 

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Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox. 

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