Hertfordshire – UK December 14th 2004 – KOEI Ltd, recognised worldwide as a publisher of strategy and action games today announced the development of Dynasty Warriors 5 for the PlayStationÃ‚Â® 2 computer entertainment system.
Dynasty Warriors 5 marks the next full instalment of the Tactical Action series that has constantly won praise from consumers and critics across the globe.
An early summer release is planned for Europe, while both the Japanese and US release is tentatively scheduled for February and March 2005 respectively. Dynasty Warriors is currently under development by KOEI's internal team Omega Force.
About The Dynasty Warriors Series
Based on Luo Guanzhong's historical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, the Dynasty Warriors series of action games takes players back in time and onto the battlefields of Ancient China. In the games, players experience the thrill of fighting single-handedly against nearly endless legions of enemy soldiers in historical battles that shaped an empire.
About KOEI Ltd.
KOEI Ltd, are a subsidiary of Japanese company KOEI Co.,Ltd, and established offices in Hertfordshire, UK in 2003. KOEI maintains operations in Japan, The US, UK, Canada, China, Korea and Taiwan. KOEI employs over six hundred people worldwide with sales exceeding $250 million. The company constantly seeks the fine balance between entertainment, technology, art and education and provides games that will mesmerise gamers globally. The companies Dynasty Warriors series has generated nearly 7 million unit sales worldwide, since releasing for the PlayStation games console in 1997.