Arc System Works America launched on Friday that it should launch A+ Games’ River City Saga: Three Kingdoms (Kunio-kun no Sangokushi da yo: Zeiin Shūgō!) recreation in English for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC by the use of Steam on July 21.


The recreation launched for Nintendo Switch in Japan on December 16 and might launch for PS4 and PC by the use of Steam in Japan on July 21. The Japanese launch for PS4 and PC was initially slated to debut “in April 2022 or later.” A+ Games (Kill la Kill The Game: IF, Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time) developed the game.

The beat ’em up recreation incorporates a four-player co-op mode and 9 new playable characters out of a whole of 24.

Arc System Works describes the game:

The River City solid of characters step onto the stage of the Three Kingdoms to wreak havoc! This title takes the thought of the beloved Downtown Special: River City Historical Drama! recreation and crosses worldwide traces to tell the story of the Romance of the Three Kingdoms.

Watch the wacky and comedic movement unfold as our hero Guan Yu (you would acknowledge him as Kunio) tries to survive the tumultuous situations of the late Han dynasty. The the rest of the solid make appearances as generals, tacticians, and further, giving the Three Kingdoms a River City twist! Enjoy a humorous, action-packed take on well-known historic events, from the Yellow Turban Rebellion to the Battle of Red Cliffs.

Technos Japan launched the first recreation in the Kunio-kun sequence in May 1986, and the sequence has had fairly a couple of installments since then. Some of the video video games in the sequence had been localized in the West with altered titles, visuals, and tales, ensuing in such titles as River City Ransom, Renegade, and Crash ‘n’ the Boys: Street Challenge.

Arc System Works acquired the rights to plenty of Technos Japan video video games — along with Double Dragon, Super Dodge Ball, River City Ransom, and Kunio-kun video video games — in June 2015. The agency launched Kunio-kun: The World Classics Collection — a set of video video games in the Kunio-kun franchise — on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Switch in December 2018. The River City Girls spinoff recreation debuted in September 2019. WayForward is rising the River City Girls 2 sequel recreation scheduled to launch this summer time season.

Source: Press launch