Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends introduces new warriors
posted on 02.27.14 at 04:09 PM EST by (@salromano)
Meet Chen Gong, Fa Zheng, Lu Lingqi, Yu Jin, and Zhu Ran.

Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends

Five new warriors will be playable on top of the existing roster of 78 playable characters in Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends.

The game, coming to PlayStation 4 and PS Vita with the original Dynasty Warriors 8 included, and to PlayStation 3 as the standalone Xtreme Legends, adds new episodes to the story of the three kingdoms the game revolves around, multiple ‘what if’ scenarios, an expanded Ambition Mode, a Challenge Mode, an enhanced Free Mode, and an ‘Ultimate’ difficulty level.

Read and watch a bit about each new character below. View some screenshots at the gallery.

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 switched sides when he realized his ambitions would not be satisfied.

Fa Zheng

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

Lu Lingqi

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

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.

Zhu Ran

A fledgling warrior who has since been 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.