Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires, Everything You Need to Know

Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires
Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires

The Empire’s adaptation of Dynasty Warriors 9 has officially been released in Japan and is releasing worldwide soon! Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires is one of the most awaited strategy-focused hash and slash games of 2022. Apparently, it is only available on Nintendo Switch, Play Station 5, and Xbox Series X/S. The strategy game is accessible in single-player as well as multiplayer mode. The Japanese game is developed by one of the most popular game developing companies in Japan, Omega Force. Dynasty Warriors 9 was released back in February 2018. However, it got mixed reviews from the players.

The latest adaptation is getting a lot of positive reactions from Japanese players. According to the players, the Empire’s adaptation is much better than 2018’s Dynasty Warriors 9. The game has excellent graphics and gameplay, decent characters, and an exciting storyline. You have to play the game from a third-person perspective with stealth elements. The game is based on the map of China. It is an open-world game, and the players can freely explore the map. Read on to find about everything you should know about the upcoming Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires. We’ll talk about everything from its characters to their release date.

Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires Release Date

Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires will be released in Japan on December 23, 2021. Fans were eagerly waiting for the official announcement of the release date of the game as they had to wait a few years after the release of Dynasty Warriors 9. However, the wait is finally over!

Dynasty Warrior's 9 Empires Gameplay
Dynasty Warrior’s 9 Empires Gameplay

And it will be officially released worldwide on February 15, 2022. The game is already a hit in Japan. The gaming community is very excited about the official release. There is a massive improvement in the latest adaptation.

Where is the trailer of the latest adaptation?

The official trailer of the game is available on Playstation’s Youtube channel. The trailer has gotten more than 100,000+ views as of now.

However, the storyline of the game focuses on the story of ‘The Romance of The Three Kingdoms’. It consists of a series of 13 chapters. The major difference between the Empire adaptation and the base game is that the open-world format is terminated for a smaller stage-like approach similar to previous titles. There is a high probability of having the open-world with many assets segmentation into a more traditional stage format. This time, the major focus is on castle sieges including both envision castles and defense. Furthermore, new positions are now available in the latest adaptation. You will also experience and interact with new tactical and strategy elements in the Empire’s adaptation.

What are the characters in Dynasty Warriors 9: Empire?

You will come across a couple of new characters in the latest adaptation. The character experience has massively improved from its base version. The new characters that are now available are as follows:-

  • Cao Xiu
  • Man Chong
  • Xun You
  • Cheng Pu
  • Xu Sheng
  • Xiahougi
  • Zhou Cang
  • Xin Xianying
  • Dong Bai
  • Hua Xiong
  • Yuan Shu

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What are the new additions to the Empire’s adaptation?

  • If you have enough troops, you can now easily respawn in the game. Furthermore, you can choose between 4K, or 60FPS in the Empire’s adaptation. However, no Naval Combat will be available.
  • The Rock-Paper-Scissors mechanic of DW8 is finally back. The types that are available in the game are; Infantry, Cavalry, Bowmen. You can now share CAWs during the game. Another good thing is that photo mode is returning.
  • The game consists of an exploration-based ‘semi-open’ segment. Players can interact with officers, recruit characters, and click lots of pictures.
  • Troops have abilities that are on the basis of their type, and the officer hype surrounding them. However, only archers can launch “volleys” when they are near the commander of the volley. Furthermore, the game also consists of pre-historic battles and events like Guan Du. Players can now enter optional missions in the game during battles.

According to some fans, they are happy to hear that the latest adaptation has improved a lot. But they will go for other popular games of 2020 like Dying Light 2 Stay Human as there still is room for improvement.

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