Become the best samurai warrior in the land by playing one of nine real-life samurai, including swordsmen Musashi Miyamoto, Jubei Yagyu, Sanako Chiba, and more.
*Each samurai has different storylines, attributes and attack techniques
*Battles are loosely based on historical events including the raid of the Kira mansion and the battle at Ganryujima
*Choose between 4 unique game play modes:
- Main Mode—Select a character and advance his/her storyline that interconnects with other character storylines.
- Mission Mode—Includes 10 different missions that must be completed within a set time limit.
- Combat Mode—Compete in a 2-player head-to-head match.
- Xbox Live Leaderboard: Connect to Xbox Live and compete against other gamers by pitting AI Characters against each other. Once the match has begun, your character will act according to his or her AI Traits. Your rank will change based on the outcome of the match, and you will be rewarded with various items for reaching certain ranks that you can use in game.
*Customize your samurai’s nickname, fighting stance and weapons using items won online.
*Collect and use Spirit Spheres to upgrade your samurai’s attributes including health, stamina, attack power and defense.
*Earn experience points in battle to unlock new attacks
*Three difficulty levels: Easy, Medium or Difficult
*Perform Instant Kills by mastering grapple moves and using the environment to your advantage
*Edit your own range of diverse combo attacks.
*Gorgeous high definition, next generation graphics employ light scattering, normal mapping and atmospheric subtleties
*Follow your ranking on Xbox Live and become the best in the world.