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The time is the end of the Tokugawa period. Sparks fly from destined swords! This is where the masters of the blade fight!
"THE LAST BLADE" is a fighting game released by SNK in 1997, set in Japan’s Edo period with a roster of unique swordsmen to choose from.
Thematically the game is similar to the "SAMURAI SHODOWN" series, but also features a wealth of innovative systems to set it apart. One such system is the ability to choose between "Power" and "Speed" styles when selecting a character. The "Power" system focuses on high damage while the "Speed" system focuses more on intricate combos and speed. The game also features a unique "Hajiki" ability that allows players to deflect or repel attacks. The game also allows the player to cancel super attacks into Desperation Moves adding another strategic element to the game. Finally, the game features a wealth of flashy attacks thanks to the inclusion of Super Secret Skills and Super Desperation Moves.
The "ACA NEOGEO" series has faithfully reproduced many classic NEOGEO masterpieces.
Players can change various game settings such as game difficulty, and also reproduce the atmosphere of arcade display settings at that time. Players can also compete against each other from all over the world with their high scores.
Please enjoy the masterpiece that built a generation for video games.
- Nintendo Switch
- Release Date
- Dec 14, 2017
- No. of Players
- 2 players simultaneous
- Fighting, Arcade
- HAMSTER, Co.
* If eligible for a Just for You offer, the final price reflects the combined Sale and Just for You offers. The Just for You offer is discounted from the sale price.
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Arcade Archives Series Produced by HAMSTER Co.
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