Onimusha Tactics Released

Capcom today announced the release of Onimusha Tactics for the Game Boy Advance. This new introduction to the Onimusha series features "a deep evolving storyline with a strategy approach to the historical Onimusha World. Taking a role of Onimaru and his legions, the player must conquer each map together with his units and move for absolute victory against evil." Best Price: $28.25
CAPCOM® RELEASES ONIMUSHA TACTICS? CAPCOM®?S ONIMUSHA SERIES GOES HANDHELD IN ONIMUSHA TACTICS? FOR THE GAME BOY® ADVANCE SUNNYVALE, Calif. - November 11, 2003 - Capcom®, publishers of the award-winning and multi-million unit selling Onimusha series of products, today announced the release of Onimusha Tactics? for the Game Boy® Advance. This new introduction to the critically acclaimed Onimusha series, features a deep evolving storyline with a strategy approach to the historical Onimusha World. Onimusha Tactics is rated ?T? for teen by the ESRB (Entertainment Software Rating Board). Onimusha Tactics takes place in a world in which Genma, the evil creatures of the underworld plans to invade the country to establish the Genma Empire. Ordered by their evil lord Nobunaga, the demon warriors begin their attacks on humans. Meanwhile, a young man of Ogre clan named Onimaru was training to attain higher sword skills when he received an urgent message from his master Momochi telling him to come home immediately. Hurrying back home, heencounters the evil legion of Genma which come to invade the land of Iga. Thus the battle begins. Taking a role of Onimaru and his legions, the player must conquer each map together with his units and move for absolute victory against evil. Onimusha Tactics features a world map in which players can enhance equipment and each character?s abilities as well as create weapons and armor by using Genma Stones. In this world map the player also selects warriors (a maximum of eight) from his units for the next battle map. On the battle map players must use their unique abilities and the game?s detailed topography to defeat the encroaching evil ones. It will take keen strategy and cunning tactics in order to survive! ?Onimusha Tactics is a strong addition to the massively popular Onimusha series,? said Todd Thorson, director of marketing, Capcom Entertainment. ?This game combines a unique strategy approach exclusively designed for the Game Boy Advance with the richness of gameplay only Capcom can deliver.? Capcom?s Onimusha line of products includes Onimusha: Warlords for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system and Genma Onimusha for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft. Onimusha: Warlords was recipient of SIGGRAPH 2000 Computer Animation Festival ?Best of Show? award and winner of PlayStation 2 People?s Choice Award for ?PlayStation 2 Game of the Year? and PlayStation 2 People?s Choice Award for ?Best Action/Adventure Game.?