Pick up the original Samurai Showdown 2 for iOS and Android today for $8.99. The great thing is that it’s the original game and supposedly plays that way, too. We had a lot of fun with this game many years ago, and if you enjoy a good fighting game, it shouldn’t be missed…if you can deal with touch controls.

From the press release:

    The SAMURAI SHODOWN series established the weapon-based fighting game genre, and gained an international reputation with its appealing “one-hit destructive blow” system and its charismatic characters such as samurais and ninjas. Furthermore, SAMURAI SHODOWN II, the most acclaimed title by the fans of the series, is finally available for iPhone and Android! This perfect port of the original NEOGEO game includes unique features for an even better game experience.

    iOS / Android Version Features :
    ◆ A Perfect NEOGEO port
    A perfect port of this NEOGEO classic, adding new features for an even better experience! In addition to the original 4 button arcade experience, a 6 button layout and SP button allow you to easily pull off strong slashes and special moves by simply using the Touch Screen!

    ◆ Precise and customizable controls

    Configure the size and position of the game buttons, and enjoy every pixel of SAMURAI SHODOWN II with your very own custom controls!Moreover, you can place the buttons outside of the game screen area in “Window Mode”.

    ◆ Challenges friends to intense multiplayer matches via Bluetooth!
    Challenge your friends via Bluetooth! Dual with your friends in a match through Bluetooth Multiplayer Mode!