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Dynasty Warriors 2 and on are action games in which you play the first person role of an officer on a battlefield seeking to fulfill certain objectives (usually the defeat of an enemy commander). You go through various scenarios (based off your kingdom) and through a storyline help your ruler to unify China. The original Dynasty Warriors was actually a fighting game similar to Tekken.

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Dynasty Warriors Series

Dynasty Warriors is Koei’s most popular game series. You play the role of a famous Chinese warrior from the Three Kingdoms period, fighting your way through legions of soldiers while defeating enemy officers, some quite a threat indeed, all to further your lord’s ambition to unify China. Gameplay isn’t very deep, but many truly enjoy it.

Warriors Orochi 2: Rebirth of the Demon Lord

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Apr 3, 2008
Official Home Page: Unlisted
Platform: PlayStation 2, XBox 360
Genre: Action (Beat-em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2September 2008September 2008Apr 3, 2008
XBox 360September 2008September 2008Unknown

Warriors Orochi

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Mar 22, 2007
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Platform: PlayStation 2, XBox 360
Genre: Action (Beat-em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Sep 19, 2007 Sep 22, 2007 Mar 22, 2007
XBox 360Sep 19, 2007 Sep 22, 2007 Sep 14, 2007

Dynasty Warriors BB

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Sep 27, 2006
Official Home Page: Unlisted
Platform: Windows
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
WindowsUnknownUnknownSep 27, 2006

Dynasty Warriors 6

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Nov 18, 2007
Official Home Page: Japanese
Platform: PlayStation 3, XBox 360, Windows
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 3Feb 20, 2008 Mar 8, 2008 Nov 18, 2007
XBox 360Feb 20, 2008 Mar 8, 2008 Nov 12, 2007
WindowsJul 15, 2008UnknownJuly 2008

Dynasty Warriors 5: Empires

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Mar 23, 2006
Official Home Page: Japanese
Platform: PlayStation 2, XBox 360
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up/Strategy)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Mar 28, 2006 Jun 23, 2006 Mar 23, 2006
XBox 360Mar 28, 2006 Jun 23, 2006 Mar 23, 2006

Dynasty Warriors 5: Xtreme Legends

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Sep 15, 2005
Official Home Page: Unlisted
Platform: PlayStation 2
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Nov 15, 2005 Feb 10, 2006 Sep 15, 2005

Dynasty Warriors 5

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Feb 24, 2005
Official Home Page: Japanese
Platform: PlayStation 2, XBox, XBox 360, Windows
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Mar 29, 2005 Jun 24, 2005 Feb 24, 2005
XBoxSep 13, 2005 Sep 23, 2005 Aug 25, 2005
XBox 360No ReleaseNo ReleaseDec 22, 2005
WindowsNo ReleaseNo ReleaseApr 6, 2007

Dynasty Warriors 4: Hyper

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: April 2005
Official Home Page: English
Platform: Windows
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
WindowsMar 8, 2006Dec 9, 2005April 2005

Dynasty Warriors 4: Empires

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Mar 18, 2004
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Platform: PlayStation 2
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up/Strategy)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Sep 28, 2004 Aug 31, 2004 Mar 18, 2004

Dynasty Warriors 4: Xtreme Legends

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Sep 25, 2003
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Platform: PlayStation 2
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Nov 4, 2003 Jan 23, 2004 Sep 25, 2003

Dynasty Warriors 4

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Feb 27, 2003
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Official Home Page: Japanese (PC)
Platform: PlayStation 2, XBox
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Apr 26, 2003 Jun 27, 2003 Feb 27, 2003
XBoxSep 5, 2003 Nov 14, 2003 Sep 4, 2003

Dynasty Warriors 3: Xtreme Legends

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Aug 29, 2002
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Platform: PlayStation 2
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Jan 15, 2003 No ReleaseAug 29, 2002

Dynasty Warriors 3

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Sep 20, 2001
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Platform: PlayStation 2, XBox
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Nov 26, 2001 Mar 22, 2002 Sep 20, 2001
XBoxSep 24, 2002 Sep 29, 2002 Sep 26, 2002

Dynasty Warriors 2

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Aug 3, 2000
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Platform: PlayStation 2
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStation 2Oct 25, 2000 Nov 24, 2000 Aug 3, 2000

Dynasty Warriors (Original)

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Feb 28, 1997
Official Home Page: English
Platform: PlayStation
Genre: One-on-One Fighting Game

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PlayStationJun 30, 1997 December 1997Feb 28, 1997

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Dynasty Warriors Portable Series

Koei has taken their popular Dynasty Warriors series to the world of portable handhelds, and unlike the Warriors series, each incarnation of Dynasty Warriors on a portable handheld is different from the other. The PSP version takes after Empires, for example, while the Advance version is to be something more like an overhead battle game.

Dynasty Warriors Vol.2

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Mar 23, 2006
Official Home Page: Japanese, English
Platform: PSP
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up/Strategy)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PSPOct 24, 2006 Nov 24, 2006Mar 23, 2006

Dynasty Warriors PSP

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Dec 16, 2004
Official Home Page: Japanese
Platform: PSP
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up/Strategy)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
PSPMar 24, 2005 Sep 1, 2005Dec 16, 2004

Dynasty Warriors DS: Fighter’s Battle

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Apr 6, 2007
Official Home Page: Unlisted
Platform: Nintendo DS
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
Nintendo DSJul 26, 2007 Sep 1, 2007 Apr 6, 2007

Dynasty Warriors Advance

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Developer: Koei
Original Release: Mar 24, 2005
Official Home Page: Japanese
Platform: Gameboy Advance
Genre: Action (Beat-’em-up)

PlatformNTSCPALAsia
Gameboy AdvanceAug 25, 2005Dec 2, 2005Mar 24, 2005

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