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Tecmo Koei Details New Playable Characters for Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends and Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends Complete Edition

MEET THE NEW GUYS!

Hertfordshire, 27 February 2014- Tecmo Koei Europe is excited to announce the line-up of new warriors that join the Dynasty Warriors roster in Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition and Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends.

Lu Lingqi- A brave warrior princess, and daughter of Lu Bu, who possesses great fighting ability much like her father, and uses her courage to stand in the front lines of any battle.

Zhu Ran- A young warrior who was promoted within the Wu ranks. Although young, he distinguished himself in the suppression of a group of mountain bandits and during the Battle of Ruxukou.

Yu Jin-An invincible general promoted by Wei leader Cao Cao. He places a strong emphasis on military discipline, and his unyielding personality causes him to be feared by friend and foe alike.

Fa Zheng- A strategist without morals and a key figure in Liu Bei's efforts to take the land of Shu. He is a brilliant tactician and pacified Yi Province with his strategies, as well as participated in the invasion of Hanzhong. He strongly believes in repaying his debts, whether it be for good or ill.

Chen Gong- An ambitious and humorous strategist for Lu Bu, he is willing to make any sacrifice to see himself rise to the top. He once served under Cao Cao, but switch sides when he realised his ambitions would not be satisfied.

Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition for PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®Vita, as well as the fan-anticipated release of Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends for PlayStation®3 will be released simultaneously across Europe on 4 th April 2014, bringing the Dynasty Warriors franchise dynamically to the new generation of consoles.

Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends for PlayStation®3, is a stand-alone expansion of the highly successful Dynasty Warriors 8, which was released in July 2013 to critical acclaim. It will include new episodes that add to the story of the three kingdoms the game revolves around, focusing on the exploits of the mightiest of warriors, Lu Bu.

Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition for PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®Vita, is a treat for Dynasty Warriors fans that have migrated to the new generation of consoles. It includes both Dynasty Warriors 8 and Dynasty Warriors Xtreme Legends, thus giving new fans the opportunity to play through both titles. As an added bonus, PlayStation®3 Dynasty Warriors 8 save data is transferable across all platforms!

For more Dynasty Warriors 8 news please visit www.facebook.com/koeigames or www.dynastywarriors8.eu/xl and follow us on twitter @tecmokoeieurope.

ABOUT TECMO KOEI EUROPE LTD.

TECMO KOEI EUROPE LTD. is a publisher of interactive entertainment software for current generation consoles, handhelds and digital download content based in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, UK. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of TECMO KOEI HOLDINGS CO., LTD., headquartered in Yokohama, Japan. TECMO is best known for the Dead or Alive® and Ninja Gaiden®series. KOEI is best known for its Dynasty Warriors® and Samurai Warriors® franchises. On April 1, 2009, TECMO KOEI HOLDINGS CO., LTD was established as a result of the TECMO, LTD. and KOEI Co., Ltd. merger. More information about TECMO KOEI EUROPE LTD and its products can be found at www.tecmokoei-europe.com

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