After last month's teaser of a Dead or Alive 5 - Last Round collaboration with venerable anime studio Tatsunoko that includes Ai-chan from Yatterman, with that series' Doronjo and the Yatterman Night version of the character, Gold Lightan, the leads for the new Nurse Witch Komugi-chan R and more, Koei Tecmo has now posted a preview. Get a look after the jump.
At this weekend APM D-1 FIGHTING FESTIVAL event in Tokyo, Koei Tecmo and producer Yosuke Hayashi teased collaborations coming to the Dead or Alive 5 - Last Round fighting game in March with an arcade lead in. A collaboration from venerable anime studio Tatsunoko include Ai-chan from Yatterman, with that series's Doronjo and the Yatterman Night version of the character, Gold Lightan and the leads for the new Nurse Witch Komugi-chan R.
Koei Tecmo put its Halloween 2015 costumes on display for Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, and they're as goofy as ever. The full 34-costume set is available today in Japan as a bundle or individual purchases, and western details will hopefully follow soon. More after the jump.
If there's one thing Dead or Alive 5: Last Round needs it's more costumes, and that's what we're getting with the Fighter Force Costume Set. The superhero-themed outfits are now available as an individual purchase or as part of the $93 season pass. See a trailer after the jump.
If you were hoping to get your hands on a localized version of Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's collaboration with Senran Kagura, you're in luck. The set of destructible costumes are now out in North America and Europe, and here's a repeat of the preview, this time via Koei Tecmo Europe. Read on for more.
It's officially time for the Japanese launch of the Senran Kagura: Estival Versus x Dead or Alive 5: Last Round collaboration, so Koei Tecmo is here with a look at the fighter's destructible Senran Kagura costumes in action after the jump.
Earlier this month we saw a small sample of the Senran Kagura outfits coming to Dead or Alive 5: Last Round. A fully-destructible 16-costume set is coming to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and Xbox 360 in Japan next week for ¥3,428—with the Xbox One version priced at ¥3,672—and you can see a couple more screens after the jump.
If there's one thing Koei Tecmo knows how to do, it's costumes. Dead or Alive 5: Last Round has a looooot of costumes, and the next batch is a second collection of ninja outfits. The set includes costumes for Phase 4, Helena, Leifang, Jann Lee, Jacky, Bayman, Zack, Raiden, Nyotengu, and Momoji, and is priced at $14.50 (or $2 a pop). Hit the jump for a video and more.
Dead or Alive 5: Last Round is already pushing its DLC hard in all available regions. Those who want to throw down a not-insignificant amount of dough can purchase a "New Costume Pass" bundle, which includes a set of Senran Kagura costumes in Japan. More after the jump.
Good news and bad news for fans of Dead or Alive. Getting the bad news out of the way, the PC version of Dead or Alive 5: Last Round has hit a bit of a delay. Originally scheduled for February 17, the fighter now has a March 30 date with Steam. Players will also have to wait around three months or so for a patch that adds in the online modes. Hit the jump for more.
Dead or Alive 5: Last Round is getting another new character, and while Team Ninja initially set a reveal for January 15, this week's issue of Famitsu has the scoop. Pink-haired schoolgirl Honoka is the latest to join the fighter, and you can squint for a look at her in the picture after the jump.
The final version of Dead or Alive 5 is on its way to consoles early next year, and Koei Tecmo is tossing in a PC version while they're at it. Dead or Alive 5: Last Round is scheduled to hit PC via Steam alongside the February 17, 2015 console release. Hit the jump for more.
Following up on the Japanese release date announcement from earlier this week, Koei Tecmo revealed details for the western release of Dead or Alive 5: Last Round. The fighter hits PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One in North America and Europe on February 17 and 20, respectively. Hit the jump for more.