Earlier this year, Adult Swim Games and Soleil announced a game titled Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time ahead of PAX East 2020. The title is based on the hit cartoon network animated series Samurai Jack. Initially, the hack-and-slash title was assigned a release window of summer 2020.
Today saw the reveal of the launch date for the Samurai Jack video game, announced via IGN in a brand new trailer which can be seen above. Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time comes out on August 21, 2020, for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC platforms.
A blurb for the upcoming game reads:
"An untold Samurai Jack adventure that ties into the epic series finale. Team up with trusted allies from the show to face off against familiar enemies. Visit classic worlds and moments from your favorite episodes. Travel to a dark future to free mankind. Dive into the past to face off against terrifying monsters. Seek your fate as you travel across space and time. Equip and master over a dozen different weapons in combat. Increase your power even more by training and unlocking new skills to support your playstyle."
As for the price, the 3D hack-and-slash title will set customers back $39.99. Now that a release date and a price tag have been assigned to the game, it is likely that pre-order information will be disclosed in the near future. More will become clear as the launch approaches.