Koei Tecmo introduced that it is going to be partnering with the Japanese Agency for Cultural Affairs utilizing its Samurai Warriors franchise. Starting in early March 2021, choose areas throughout Japan, together with museums, will function a Samurai Warriors tie-in that can give attention to every area’s historical past, tradition, and artwork. [Thanks, Famitsu!]
A complete of 11 areas all through Japan, principally at Japanese museums, will function life-sized installations of the historic figures seen all through the Samurai Warriors collection. Additionally, there are plans for a stamp rally and the promoting of particular collaboration merchandise. However, extra details about these particulars might be launched at a later time.
Some of the areas that can function the Samurai Warriors tie-in embody Azuchi Castle, the Osaka History Museum, Gifu Prefectural Museum, and the Hideyoshi Kiyomasa Memorial Hall. The official web site mentions that due to the recognition of the Samurai Warriors franchise, the Agency for Cultural Affairs would love to make these areas extra enticing to friends and vacationers. The website additionally states that the occasion interval could also be modified due to the present scenario surrounding COVID-19.
In October 2020, Koei Tecmo held a survey asking suggestions from followers concerning the Samurai Warriors collection. This included common questions on enjoyment of the collection, and why shoppers may need dropped the franchise in favor of one thing else.