Tecmo Koei America Corp. this week said Dead or Alive 5 Plus for Sony Corp.’s Playstation Vita will include Cross-Play functionality with the Playstation 3.
The option will allow owners of either the PS3 or PS Vita SKUs to fight in cross-platform battles online. Cross-platform battles are said to hold at 60 frames-per-second. In addition, all unlocked characters, DLC, game saves, and unlocked content can be accessed from either platform.
Dead or Alive 5 Plus will be sold Mar. 16.
Touch Play Mode will allow users to battle with two new types of touch combat. In the mode, users hold the PS Vita vertically for a first-person view and tap the opponent to attack or touch, flick, and pinch the screen to attack with additional options.
Training Plus Mode will include challenging missions to build fighting skills.
Finally, the title will include more detailed frame data to view each move in real-time and coordinate strategies.