Samurai Shodown II

Samurai Shodown II

2008

System
Neo Geo
Publisher
D4 Enterprise
Developer
SNK

N/A

Game Rating

User Ratings: 2

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Fighting
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 25th Aug 2008, 900 points (USA)
  • 8th Aug 2008, 900 points (UK/EU)
  • 23rd Jul 2008, 900 points (JPN)
Series
Samurai Shodown

Screenshots (9)

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Reviews

  • 7

    Virtual Console / Neo Geo

    Review Samurai Shodown II

    First released in 1994, this fighting game follows 15 samurai in their individual quests.

    Let's face it, the majority of SNKs existence is based around their unrelenting quest to come up with a fighting game for their system that could stand toe-to-toe with Capcom's immensely popular Street Fighter II arcade game. Samurai Shodown has the unique distinction of being the fighting game that finally..

About The Game

First released in 1994, this fighting game follows 15 samurai in their individual quests. The rage system, which was popular in the first game, has been further enhanced. Not only does attack power rise when the gauge is full, but the player can also use a special technique that can break the opponent's weapon and force the opponent to fight unarmed.

The game also allows for more movement techniques such as back-stepping, rushing forward and ducking, allowing for even more strategies. A fun and important detail of this game: One of the new characters, Cham Cham, was voiced by voice actress Reiko Chiba, an idol in the gaming community.