SNK previewed two new characters coming to the preventing recreation Samurai Shodown Season Pass 3: Cham Cham and The Last Blade 2‘s Hibiki Takane. Cham Cham will debut first, in mid-March 2021, with Hibiki coming after her.

Check out the total Samurai Shodown Season Pass 3 trailer, which begins with Cham Cham’s debut.:

The preview for Samurai Shodown Season Pass 3 reveals only a transient tease of Cham Cham wearing animal hides and carrying cat paw gloves and a tail, all whereas wielding a big boomerang as her weapon. Hibiki was revealed utilizing 2D character artwork and the brand from The Last Blade 2. Two extra unrevealed characters can even be part of the season go and are anticipated to be revealed later in 2021.

In the full reveal videoSamurai Shodown Director Hayato Konya described Cham Cham as a fan favourite and mentioned that he hoped to satisfy followers’ goals and requests together with her distinctive play model. As for Hibiki, he famous that she could be an awesome addition to the sport due to her flashy transfer set, regardless of The Last Blade 2 being fairly completely different mechanically from Samurai Shodown. Konya additionally teased mechanical updates to the sport, together with the addition of “Guard Crushes,” preventing recreation strikes that may break an opponent’s block or trigger them to be weak after blocking for too lengthy, in addition to a full rebalance for the sport and a system for stopping gamers’ weapons from being misplaced off-screen.

Cham Cham first debuted in Samurai Shodown II and is the youthful sister of the character Tam Tam. Like Tam Tam, Cham Cham is a local of the village of Green Hell. Interestingly, she’s a up to date of Darkstalkers‘ Felicia. Both characters appeared in the identical yr.

Hibiki is the daughter of famend swordsmith Genzo Takane. She pursues the character Setsuna, who she holds answerable for her father’s loss of life. Hibiki is described as a practitioner of the Musou Shinden-ryu college of swordsmanship and in The Last Blade 2 fights with a quick-draw sword model, much like Samurai Shodown‘s Ukyo Tachibana.

Samurai Showdown Season Pass 3 will debut Cham Cham in mid-March 2021. The recreation is straight away accessible for PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PC, and Google Stadia.