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Koei's Tokyo Game Show 2005 Lineup

by Rainier on Aug. 12, 2005 @ 9:12 a.m. PDT

KOEI today revealed its lineup of games for next month's Tokyo Game Show in Japan. KOEI is preparing two games for the event: Ni-Oh, a samurai-themed action game for PS3, and Dynasty Warriors 5 Special, an enhanced edition of the Tactical Action game for Xbox 360.

Today's announcement encompasses a broad range of offerings including martial arts-themed action, a military third-person shooter, Massively Multi-player Online games, and a sequel to one of KOEI's wildly popular "Neoromance" series of games for girls. This is a partial listing of products. The company is also planning to announce a full list of games on a future date. Dates shown below are Japanese release dates. North American release dates are pending.

  • Ni-Oh, PlayStation 3, Summer 2006
  • Dynasty Warriors 5 Special (working title), Xbox 360, Winter 2005
  • Dynasty Warriors 5 Xtreme Legends(r), PlayStation 2, Sept. 15, 2005
  • Haruka Naru Toki no Naka de 3 Izayoiki, PlayStation 2, Sept. 22, 2005
  • WINBACK(tm)2: Project Poseidon, PlayStation 2, TBD
  • Romance of the Three Kingdoms(r) DS, DS, Sept. 29, 2005
  • Dynasty Warriors DS, Nintendo DS, TBD
  • Nobunaga's Ambition Online: Hiryu no Sho, PlayStation 2/PC, available now (Japan only)
  • Uncharted Waters Online, PC, available now (Japan only)

The Tokyo Game Show 2005 will be held from Friday, Sept. 16 through Sunday, Sept. 18 at the Nippon Convention Center in Makuhari Messe (Chiba Prefecture, Mihama Ward, Japan). The event is open to the public. KOEI will also play host to various game competitions and events at next month's show.

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