Announced for the West two weeks ago to celebrate the franchise's 30th anniversary, the fourteenth strategy title Nobunaga's Ambition: Sphere of Influence gets a trailer. It will be out on September 1st for PC, PS4 and PS3. Koei has two game scenarios as pre-order bonus, details inside.
KOEI TECMO UNVEILS PRE-ORDER DLC BONUS CONTENT FOR
NOBUNAGA’S AMBITION: SPHERE OF INFLUENCE
BURLINGAME, Calif. – June 2, 2015 – KOEI TECMO America today announced pre-order bonus content for upcoming strategy/historical simulation title Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence. The game will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, digitally for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and for PC via Steam® on September 1, 2015.
Specifically, KOEI TECMO America is offering two new game scenarios to fans who pre-order the title. The first, available exclusively through GameStop, is called ‘Rise of the God of War’ and tells the tale of Kagetora Nagao, fourth son of Tamekage Nagao, who replaces his weak brother as head of the Nagao clan. When the liege lords of his clan are unwilling to recognize such a young and inexperienced youth he must force them into submission and prove his superiority as a commander. This is the origin story of Kenshin, the general who became known in Japan as the ‘God of War.’
The second scenario, available for those who pre-order from Amazon and Best Buy, is called ‘Oda - Tokugawa Alliance’ and follows the stories of two young men, Takechiyo Matsudaira and Kipposhi, who grow up to be two of the most significant figures of their time, Ieyasu Tokugawa and Nobunaga Oda. This scenario explores their time growing up together and sheds some light behind the forging of their strong alliance and friendship.
KOEI TECMO America has also released a first trailer for the game that highlights the realistic, dynamic, and dramatic nature of this extremely intricate, deep, and meticulous strategy game.
Set against a backdrop of a fragmented nation, players take the mantle of a Daimyo, a feudal lord of the Sengoku era (15th-16th century Japan), and fight for the great ideal of uniting the war-ridden country under one rule, and become Shogun. Providing the choice to play as either a historical personality or a uniquely created character, Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence is both a full-scale historical simulation and a bona fide strategy title, and offers an extremely wide pallet of choices for the player to shape the world as they please.
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wtf Maaaaaaan, what a trip, thats like, the 80s, (13 Hours ago)
@nostradamus: I played cross-play in 1989. Amiga + Atari ST with null modem cable in Populous and Stunt Car Racer. That's almost 30 years ago, and the industry's not moved much further since then. (14 Hours ago)