Koei Tecmo has revealed the Dynasty Warriors 20th Anniversary trailer on its official channel. It marked that 20 years handed since Dynasty Warriors 2 was first launched for PlayStation 2 in Japan on August 3, 2000.

Despite being often called Dynasty Warriors 2 within the West, the sport is initially often called Shin Sangoku Musou in Japan. It acquired a significant style change from the PS1 combating sport Sangoku Musou–localized within the West as Dynasty Warriors—and it outlined the tactical hack-and-slash motion style the place the participant character’s actions have an effect on the tide of the battlefield and military morale in real-time.

The Dynasty Warriors sequence as we all know it now could be constructed on the success of this new style launched by Dynasty Warriors 2. With each new iteration, Koei Tecmo continued to enhance the graphics and gameplay system whereas including much more playable characters primarily based on the sequence’ setting within the Chinese Three Kingdoms interval.

The Dynasty Warriors 20th Anniversary trailer exhibits the sequence’ historical past from the primary mainline title to the newest one, with their respective Xtreme Legends expansions and Empires spin-offs additionally included. Koei Tecmo has additionally been teasing a brand new sport challenge for the sequence on the anniversary website, though this challenge has nonetheless but to be unveiled as of this writing.

The newest console sport within the sequence thus far is Dynasty Warriors 9, and it was launched worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC by way of Steam in February 2018.