Peerless warriors Duke it out in 1700's Japan! 13 returning characters are joined by 3 completely new to the series. This latest instalment takes place one year before the events of the original Samurai Shodown game, where tensions are still hot in the land of the Rising sun! A game that threads the line between suspense and thrills! Classic Samurai Shodown concepts like the Rage gauge, lightning Blade, and Super special moves make their return! Feel your heart race as you're moments from death, only to turn the tables in one fell swoop! A true fighting game experience is waiting for you on the Nintendo Switch!