Samurai Shodown reintroduces Nakoruru in new trailer

Samurai Shodown Nakoruru reveal trailer

Samurai Shodown is the upcoming reboot of the long-running SNK fighting game series that’s coming to the Nintendo Switch. SNK is releasing trailers each week highlighting some of the playable characters, with the first highlighting Nakoruru. She’s a Shrine Maiden who utilizes her sidekick hawk in a variety of combos that you can check out in the trailer below.

Samurai Shodown is releasing soon on June 27, 2019 for other platforms, but the Switch release will be coming sometime in Q4 2019. If you’re interested in some of the details of the Switch version, check out our PAX rundown. Let us know what you think of Nakoruru and the upcoming title in the comments below.


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