In DYNASTY WARRIORS 9, players will explore China as it existed when feudal warlords vied for dominance over the land - the waning days of the Han dynasty and emergence of the Three Kingdoms era. Unifying the classic, time-tested "one versus thousands" action iconic to the Warriors series with a variety of new features, characters and content in an expansive open world environment, DYNASTY WARRIORS 9 aims to deliver the most immersive and ambitious DYNASTY WARRIORS experience to date. Features An expansive open world environment - The sweeping new narrative of DYNASTY WARRIORS 9 is portrayed across an expansive map of China. Setting out to complete various objectives, players will utilize an unprecedented world map to navigate and traverse a variety of different landscapes ranging from vast plains to snow-covered peaks presented with dynamic day/night and weather cycles. Wall or use the environment to hide from your foes - the option is yours! Play as all-new and returning characters - 83 characters from the DYNASTY WARRIORS series make their return with newly designed costumes! A selection of new faces join the fray in DYNASTY WARRIORS 9, such as the long-term retainer Cheng Pu.