Retailer Amazon.com Inc. this week discounted Tecmo Koei Holdings Co.’s Dead or Alive 5 for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp. Xbox 360 to under $20 in a new sales initiative.
This week, the Dead or Alive 5 PS3 and Xbox 360 SKU holds a discount price of $19.99, 33 percent off the $29.99 MSRP.
Tecmo Koei in Jan. released Update 1.03 to Dead or Alive 5. It includes Zack Island, a brand new tropical island stage, and general updates including combat balance adjustments, online gameplay adjustments, and updated content and movie load functions.
Dead or Alive 5 includes a wide variety of martial arts techniques that marry the individual personalities of each fighter.
The title includes 16-player online tournament functionality, an online dojo to practice against other online fighters, a spectator feature, and the ability to share fighting records via Facebook.
Returning fighters include Helena, Lisa, Ayane, Hitomi, Christie, Bayman, Lei Fang and Zack.
The final game includes new 3D stages that include obstacles and changes as the fight progresses.