Tecmo Koei Holdings Co. this week said it will release Dead or Alive 5 for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp. Xbox 360 Sept. 3.
The title, to be sold as a physical and digital release, will include all-new modes from Dead or Alive 5 Plus, new stages, new fighters including Momiji, and levels from the Ninja Gaiden series.
The final game will include characters like Ryu Hayabusa, Hayate, Ayane, Kasumi, Hitomi, Bayman, Christie, Lei Fang, Zack, Kokoro, Bass, Rig, Jann Lee, Helena, Lisa, Brad Wong, Eliot, Tina, along with Akira, Pai and Sarah Bryant from the Virtua Fighter series.
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.