The next in the series, Dynasty Warriors 9, has been announced, revealing that the Japanese hack and slash will also be open world.
Dynasty Warriors isn’t the first franchise to jump on the open world band wagon for next year, as Ghost Recon and Sniper Ghost Warrior announced that their games will be taking the leap and publishing their newest games as open world.
Publisher Koei Tecmo has said the series is going open world for the first time, with their ninth entry in the series.According to Siliconera, producer Akihiro Suzuki has described Dynasty Warriors 9 as a “rebirth” for the series, with developer Omega Force aiming to boil down the whole of China into one in-game map. All 83 playable characters from Dynasty Warriors 8 will return with additional new characters available.
Take a look at the teaser below, with more details to come!