Way of the Samurai ships
BAM! Entertainment announced today that Way of the Samurai has shipped to stores for the Playstation 2. Way of the Samurai was developed by Japan-based Acquire and is a weapons-based combat game that involves a large cast of characters. It was the #1 selling console title in Japan the week of its debut. Way of the Samurai places the player in the midst of feudal Japan as warring factions fight for control of a country. Each character in the game has a different fighting style dependant on their sword type, and more than forty types of swords and 200 different fighting techniques.
"Way of the Samurai certainly has the Acquire touch with its deep and consuming gameplay, impressive graphics and incredible fighting techniques," said Alain Tascan, Vice President of Worldwide Product Development at BAM! Entertainment. "The game's compelling multi-path adventure style means that each step of the story is determined by the player's actions, making it a truly unique experience every time you play it."
5/31/2002 Matt Stensrud