Tecmo Koei Holdings Co. this week announced new details for Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp. Xbox 360 Sept. 3.
Offline modes include Team Fight to assemble a team to fight against the CPU or another player, Combo Challenge Mode to practice moves and strategies, and Survival Mode which includes item drops to extend life or receive bonus points.
Customization options include new costume selections and custom character animations.
Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate, to be sold Sept. 3, 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.