More details about Nioh have been released by Koei Tecmo.
These new details reveal some information about the main character William and the characters that will be assisting him throughout the game, including…
- Hanzo Hattori – The head of the ninja clan retained by Ieyasu Tokugawa, serves as William’s guide through the country. Hanzo’s cat is possessed with the long-living spiritual guardian Nekomata, who aids William with his strong knowledge of the supernatural and history of the land.
- Muneshige and Ginchiyo Tachibana – Experienced samurai and leaders of the Tachibana clan, also help William on his quest with their deadly fighting abilities. Both Tachibana leaders possess their own Raiken guardian spirits—creatures which control the element of Thunder—which come together to perform a devastating special attack.