GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS have officially recognized Warriors Orochi 4 as having the Most playable characters in a hack-and-slash videogame. The certificate was presented to the game’s producer Masaki Furusawa during a press event in Japan. The considerable achievement was accomplished by having a total of 170 playable characters from the DYNASTY and SAMURAI WARRIORS universes, giving players an astounding number of options to choose from when playing alone, or with a friend.
Warriors Orochi 4 is slated for release across North America on October 16, 2018 for the PlayStation®4 Computer Entertainment System; Nintendo Switch; the Xbox One family of devices, including the Xbox One X; the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and digitally on Windows PC via Steam®.
First announced on March 2018, Warriors Orochi 4 is the latest installment of the one-versus-thousands crossover series, combining the popular DYNASTY WARRIORS and SAMURAI WARRIORS series. This installment features the inaugural appearance of magic abilities, the introduction of five playable gods - Zeus, Ares, Athena, Perseus and Odin – as well as the return of co-op multiplayer.