Sony Interactive Entertainment and Koei Tecmo have released the first of three DLC offerings for Nioh 2, titled The Tengu's Disciple. It can be purchased stand-alone for $9.99, and it is also included within the game's $19.99 Season Pass.
A new trailer highlighting the DLC can be seen below, alongside a brief description of the content and some screenshots, via Sony Interactive Entertainment.
Following the conclusion of Nioh 2’s campaign – unleash your darkness once more and extinguish the lingering flames of war. Travel to the new coastal region of Yashima and go back in time to the final years of the Heian period. There, you’ll meet new allies, face fearsome yokai and discover the connection between the legendary Sohayamaru and Otakemaru.
- Test your might in over 10 challenging missions across three distinct new stages.
- Face off against unique bosses, new yokai and brutal enemy variants.
- Master a lethal new weapon type – the Splitstaff, and gear up with powerful new armor variants.
- Find and unleash destructive new guardian spirits, yokai skills, Ninjutsu abilities and more.
This add-on is also included as part of the Nioh 2 Season Pass and Nioh 2 Digital Deluxe Edition. To use this add-on you need a copy of Nioh 2 installed on your PlayStation 4.
A great battle has taken place at Yashima in the late Heian period. As a visitor in Yashima, our protagonist finds a shrine possessing a mysterious whistle called the Sohayamaru. Upon inspection, the whistle shines radiantly as the shadow of Yokai can be seen lurking in the background. It is revealed that whenever wars take place, heroes wielding the Sohayamaru will head into battle in order to restore peace back into this land.