Action title in progress by Kou Shibusawa and Nioh developers

Typically, the historical games in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms series revolve around strategy. However, yesterday on Koei Tecmo’s Japanese YouTube presence it was announced that a new action title for the brand is in the works. Koei Tecmos co-founder, producer and brand mascot Kou Shibusawa is working with the Nioh and Ninja Gaiden developers Team Ninja.

As reported by (with reference to, the announcement took place as part of the stream “Kou Shibusawa 40th Anniversary Program: Fall Campaign”. Apparently there is still neither a final name nor information about supported platforms or an appointment.