PS Vita getting Dynasty Warriors Next at launch

Dynasty Warriors Next will accompany the PlayStation Vita at launch in Europe, Tecmo Koei has announced.

The game features over 65 playable characters, and takes full advantage of Vita’s various control mechanics including support for touch-screen, touchpad and SixAxis.

Meanwhile, you’ll also be able to take part in a “rich multiplayer experience” via Vita’s Live Area, which includes the 3G/Wi-Fi supported Conquest Mode and four-player ad-hoc offering Coalition Mode.

Get the full skinny on Dynasty Warriors Next below.

-Fusion of button controls with touch controls, such as multi-touch screen and rear touch panel sensor (6 axis detection).

-Combine explosive action with tactical aspects! Touch or shake to use the new “Speed Musou” and hit your enemies with powerful. Touch the screen to perform a “Direct Break” and capture bases in the blink of an eye. You can also touch the map directly, without interrupting the action, to direct your subordinates with “Straight Commands.”

-The impressive visual effects will help you delve deep into the Warriors’ world. Get a taste of life-like duels and experience a plethora of special missions using a variety of touch and sensor controls. Enjoy battles overflowing with tension in truly immersive, cinematic action.

-Communication enhanced by local play and GPS: Connect with other players and use GPS-related positioning to enjoy continuous social interaction. Use PlayStation Vita’s Live Area, the new “Conquest Mode”(supporting WiFi and 3G) and the new 4 player ad-hoc multi-player “Coallition Mode” for a rich multiplayer experience.

-Dynasty Warriors next also sees the return of fan favourite ‘Edit Mode, were players can create and customise their own warriors!

-Enjoy intense battle action with more than 65 playable characters!