Dynasty Warriors (JP) was originally based as an action spinoff of the Romance of the Three Kingdoms spinoff, the series was continued when action games were getting popular in the sixth gen. Unfortunately, almost none of the entries came to Nintendo systems.
- Dynasty Warriors Advance (Game Boy Advance, 2005)
- Dynasty Warriors DS: Fighter's Battle (Nintendo DS, 2007)
- Dynasty Warriors VS (Nintendo 3DS, 2012)
Samurai Warriors (JP) is the other main series of the Warriors franchise, based on the Warring States period of Japanese history. Unlike Dynasty Warriors, main entries came to Nintendo systems and there is a handheld sub series that was exclusive to the Nintendo 3DS.
- Samurai Warriors: Katana
- Samurai Warriors 3
- Sengoku Musou 3: Moushouden (expanded version of Samurai Warriors 3)
- Samurai Warriors Chronicles
- Samurai Warriors Chronicles 2
- Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3
In addition to these two series, there are many spinoffs based on other licensed material. The series also combine in the Warriors Orochi series.