The Japanese edition of September 2021 Nintendo Direct revealed the release date for Touken Ranbu Musou. The game will be available in Japan on February 17, 2022.
Touken Ranbu Musou is an action game adaptation of Touken Ranbu, a Japanese browser game featuring personifications of famous weapons made in the country. Koei Tecmo is handling the game’s development with two of its brand teams. Omega Force, the team behind the Warriors action games, will work with the otome game team Ruby Party.
DMM Games and Koei Tecmo have revealed the 15-character roster for Touken Ranbu Musou. The Swordboys will be grouped into five different teams led by Mikazuki Munechika, Kasen Kanesada, Heshikiri Hasebe, Tsurumaru Kuninaga, and Yamanbagiri Kunihiro.
On September 15, 2021, DMM Games revealed through the game’s Twitter account that Touken Ranbu‘s mascot Konnosuke will appear in this game with a 3D model. The voice actor Kappei Yamaguchi will provide talking voices for the mascot fox. DMM will publish another trailer for the upcoming console game on Friday, September 24, 2021, at 20:00 JST (7 AM ET).
DMM Games will release Touken Ranbu Musou for the Nintendo Switch in Japan on February 17, 2022. The company will also release the game on PCs via its own DMM Game Player platform.