PlayStation 3

Dynasty Warriors 8 Trailer Brings The Flashy Combat


Tecmo Koei have released a second trailer for Dynasty Warriors 8 at Jump Festa 2012. In development for the PlayStation 3, Dynasty Warriors 8 has over 70 characters, and new systems such as the Variable Counter system, and a new weapon affinity system. Take a look at the trailer below:



Want to know some of the characters that are playable in Dynasty Warriors 8? We’ve been covering them as Tecmo Koei release information on the game. Here’s what we’ve got so far:


Wang Yuanji, Sima Yi, Sima Shi, Sima Zhao, Zhang Chunhua, and Jia Chong

Guan Ping, Bao Sanniang, and Guan So

Lu Xun, Sun Jian, Lu Meng, and Lu Su

Xiahou Yuan, Cao Pi, and Zhenji

Yue Jin, Li Dang, Xiahou Dun and Zhao Yun

Cao Cao, Dian Wei, Zhang Liao, Sun Shangxiang, Zhuge Liang and Zhou Yu


Dynasty Warriors 8 will be released on February 28th, 2013 in Japan.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.