Samurai Shodown II Receives Update and Discounted Price on iOS and Android Devices

Sep 12th 2013
Fan favorite receives never-before-seen Training Mode and MOGA™ controller support



Seattle, WA - September 12, 2013 - SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION (Corporate HQ: Suita-city, Osaka, Japan, Company President & CEO: Masao Ohata) is proud to announce the official release of a free update and sale campaign for SAMURAI SHODOWN II on iOS and Android devices.

A Training Mode has been added to SAMURAI SHODOWN II. Players can practice and hone their skills with their favorite characters to prepare for even more epic and intense battles! This mode has never been included in previous versions of the game.

Along with the addition of a brand new Training Mode, SAMURAI SHODOWN II is now compatible with MOGA mobile gaming controllers (Android only). MOGA offers precision controls via Bluetooth™ technology with dual analog sticks, triggers, and four action buttons that provide console-style gaming for smooth and pleasant battles anytime, anywhere.

To celebrate this update, SNK PLAYMORE is proud to announce that, for a limited time, fans can purchase SAMURAI SHODOWN II for $3.99 - more than 50% off its regular price!

Click here to view the SAMURAI SHODOWN II Launch Trailer

iOS / Android Version Features:

◆ A Perfect NEOGEO port


A perfect port of this NEOGEO classic, adding new features for an even better experience! In addition to the original 4 button arcade experience, a 6 button layout and SP button allow you to easily pull off strong slashes and special moves by simply using the Touch Screen!

◆ Precise and customizable controls

Configure the size and position of the game buttons, and enjoy every pixel of SAMURAI SHODOWN II with your very own custom controls! Moreover, you can place the buttons outside of the game screen area in "Window Mode".

◆ Challenges friends to intense multiplayer matches via Bluetooth!

Challenge your friends via Bluetooth! Dual with your friends in a match through Bluetooth Multiplayer Mode!

TITLE DETAILS

■ Title: SAMURAI SHODOWN II
■ Release Date: June 27, 2013 (iPhone & Android)
■ Genre: 2D Weapon-based Versus Fighting
■ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad (iOS 5.0 and later) & Android 2.3.3 and later
■ Rated: 15+
■ Price: $8.99 Now $3.99 for a limited time!
■ Marketplace: iOS App Store / Google Play

iOS App Store Download Link:

Download Here

Google Play Download Link:

Download Here

iPhone/Android Ver. SAMURAI SHODOWN II Official Website:

http://mobile.snkplaymoreusa.com/shinsamuraispirits/

SAMURAI SHODOWN Official Website:

http://samuraianiv.snkplaymore.co.jp/

For more information on SNK PLAYMORE USA, please visit www.SNKPLAYMOREUSA.com.

About MOGA

MOGA mobile game controllers offer precision controls, portability and great games. All MOGA controllers feature dual analog sticks, shoulder buttons and action buttons, and connect wirelessly via Bluetooth to transform Android phones and tablets into precise mobile gaming systems. The original MOGA Pocket features a slim and sleek set of controls making it the most portable and economical MOGA available. The MOGA Pro features rechargeable batteries and console-style design that is based on the award-winning FUS1ON Tournament Controller by PowerA. The MOGA system includes Pivot, a free-to-download app that helps users discover the huge library of MOGA Enhanced games that are available. Pivot also syncs MOGA controllers to mobile devices and helps organize the MOGA Enhanced games already installed on a user's phone. MOGA's vast and growing game library consists of more than 100 high-quality games, and more than 400 top developers have received the free MOGA Software Developers Kit (SDK) available at MOGAanywhere.com/developers.

The MOGA controllers support Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) and higher mobile devices. The pocket-sized MOGA ($39.99 MSRP) and the full-sized MOGA Pro ($49.99 MSRP) are now available at major US and UK retailers and carrier stores. They are also available through Amazon and www.MOGAanywhere.com.

About SNK PLAYMORE USA CORPORATION

Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION (SNK) develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia. Founded in 1978, SNK is one of the largest privately held interactive entertainment content providers in the world. Known for such franchises as THE KING OF FIGHTERS, METAL SLUG, and SAMURAI SHODOWN, SNK continues to be an industry leader by focusing on their rich arcade history. More information on SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION can be found at www.snkplaymore.co.jp.

SNK PLAYMORE USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION with offices in San Mateo, CA. It handles operations in North America including publishing, marketing, development and localization. More information on SNK PLAYMORE USA can be found at www.snkplaymoreusa.com.

About NEOGEO

In 1990, SNK (Currently SNK PLAYMORE) developed and sold arcade games and a console that could play these high-quality titles at home: the NEOGEO. The specs for both the MVS"Arcade" and the AES "Home" systems were the same, making them playable even in fans' living room. It was also the first console offering a memory card allowing users to save progress at home, and for use at the arcade as well!


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