Tecmo Koei in Europe has announced that the upcoming release of Dynasty Warriors 8, will be available in stores across Europe on the new date of July 19th 2013. The game is set to feature new characters, new modes, new and redesigned stages, and new scenarios, following the stories of the kingdoms of Wei, Wu, Shu and Jin through the actions of historical military and political figures of the time as they fight to gain control over the Three Kingdoms of China.
Fans who pre-order Dynasty Warriors 8 from UK retailers can receive various in game DLC or collectable items:
By pre-ordering from GAME.co.uk, fans will receive a beautiful, limited edition smartphone pouch, otherwise unavailable outside Japan, in one of four exclusive designs. Each design features a different character and colour, representing the four kingdoms.
Other retailers will offer a DLC pack, featuring Zhou Yu, Lu Xun, Cao Cao, Zhang Fei and Guan Yu’s outfits from Dynasty Warriors 1. Additionally, those who pre-order through independent retailers will also receive an exciting exclusive DLC pack that brings outfits for Zhao Yun and Sun Shangxiang from Romance of the Three Kingdoms 12 into the Dynasty Warriors universe for the first-time.