Team Ninja have confirmed that Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate is being developed for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. It will be released this fall.
The game is being published by Tecmo Koei Europe both via retail and digitally and will heighten the signature DOA fighting style with the inclusion of all of the new modes from Dead or Alive 5 Plus, new stages and new fighters, including the first ever DOA appearance of Momiji and levels from the Ninja Gaiden series to deliver the best in fighting entertainment.
It is described as the definitive Dead or Alive 5 package and features new content aimed to bring players the best 3D fighting experience to date. The addition of modes from Dead or Alive 5 Plus, including “Skill Info Plus” and a tutorial mode, will allow novice and expert fighters to refine their fighting style with razor-fine precision.
Players will take on the role of their favorite DOA characters as well as new characters and battle in visually striking locations around the world. The game’s dynamic interactive stages include the return of classic fan favorites as well as new locations from the Ninja Gaiden series such as Sky City Tokyo, and features deadly new danger zones, including the Great Buddha Statue, that change with the flow of the fight. Momiji makes his first appearance and is joined by classic fighters such as 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.
There will also be Online battles which will allow players to compete head-to-head in a variety of playing fields and battle modes with another opportunity for fighters to improve their skills as they watch competitive matches.
Yosuke Hayashi, Team NINJA leader stated the following:
“DEAD OR ALIVE 5 ULTIMATE is a great addition to our franchise, The game has a lot to offer and we’re excited that our fans will have the opportunity to enjoy an experience that delivers on our signature high energy fighting entertainment.”
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