Sakura Wars Hits PS4 in the West on April 28

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Sakura Wars


Following up on the initial announcement, SEGA is now here with a western launch date for the new Sakura Wars game. Featuring the original Japanese audio with support for English, German, French, and Spanish subtitles, the PlayStation 4 entry is coming to the Americas and Europe on April 28. 


Those who want to pick it up physically can get a launch edition of the game, which packs it with a reversible cover and a set of character stickers. Check out the release date trailer below, followed by a closer look at the physical version. 




Sakura Wars features main character design by Bleach's Tite Kubo, with guest designs by the likes of Yukiko Horiguchi, BUNBUN, Fumikane Shimada, Ken Sugimori, Noizi Ito, and Shigenori Soejima. 



Dramatic Character Interplay - Engage with a colorful cast through the dynamic LIPS dialogue system where what you say and how you say it has a profound impact on relationships off and on the battlefield. Exciting Combat Payoffs - Your bonds with team members flow into the high-energy combat finale of each episode, featuring action-packed fights with giant steam-powered mecha. Brilliant Anime Production - Gorgeous animated sequences, a lush soundtrack, and characters designed by anime and JRPG luminaries will transport you into a vibrant 1940s steampunk Tokyo. 




Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox. 

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