Tecmo Koei has announced that Dynasty Warriors 8 will be hitting UK stores this July 12th.
The main mode in this latest installment in the Dynasty Warriors series is Story Mode, which follows the stories of the kingdoms of Wei, Wu, Shu, and Jin as they fight to gain control over the Three Kingdoms of China. However, this time out, the game merges numerous replay elements like multi-endings and extra modes with "synergies between action and game systems."
Dynasty Warriors 8 features a slew of new and returning playable characters, such as Yue Jin and Li Dian from the Wei Kingdom, along with over 70 playable characters.
There's over 40 brand new stages including plains, empty wastelands, sharp ravines, expansive castles to name a few.
And the new 'Rage' mode allows for a temporarily boosts an officer's abilities to incredible levels, new action gameplay, and "of course more ways to mow down huge groups of foes like never before!"
Dynasty Warriors 8 is out on July 12 for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360.