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  • Issues Discovered in Dead or Alive 5 Patch 1.03, Correct Update coming in February 2013: Team Ninja

    Yesterday Team Ninja released new patch 1.03 for PS3 version of Dead or Alive 5 (a massive patch weighing 227MB), and tofay it has been discovered that the patch has some problem.

    Dead or Alive 5Team Ninja has stated that an issue with stagger escapes (a.k.a. slow escapes) during Critical has been discovered in the Ver.1.03 patch for PS3, released 1/22? and "this issue prevents users from enjoying the intended design of DOA5."

    Furthermore, Team Ninja has stated that patch 1.03 for Xbox 360 version of Dead or Alive 5 has been put on hold (it was originally planned to release on Jan 29). A correct update will be released in February 2013, Team Ninja has assured Dead or Alive 5 gamers, however exact release date was not revealed.

  • Dead or Alive 5 PS VITA version will run at 60FPS, cross-platform and more confirmed

    Tecmo Koei has announced some interesting new details about Dead or Alive 5 PS VITA version via press release. The first and the foremost thing is that, PS VITA version of Dead or Alive 5 will run at 60FPS (i.e identical frame-rate as that of Xbox 360 and PS3).

    Dead or Alive 5Furthermore, Tecmo Koei revealed Dead or Alive 5 for PS VITA will support cross-platform play, this implies that gamers will be able to battle across two consoles.

    In order to make out on which platform a particular gamer is playing game, a icon next to player's health bar will appear giving out the details.

    Gamers will be able to transfer game's contents across different consoles, for example DLC costumes bought on PS3 will be accessible via PS VITA as well.

    Dead or Alive 5 for PS VITA is schedule to launch on March 27.

  • Dead or Alive 5 Plus Demo Build runs at Almost 60 FPS: Yosuke Hayashi

    At a recently concluded DOA5 Official Tournament 2012 in Tokyo, Yosuke Hayashi stated that Dead or Alive 5 Plus for PS VITA is still in development phase, and current build of the game runs at ALMOST 60 FPS.

    Dead or Alive 5 PlusIn an interview to Famitsu, Hayashi-san said, "It’s still in the development phase, but right now the current build we have runs at almost 60 frames per second,"

    He further added, "We do not want the Vita port be seen by players as being inferior to the console versions, so we want to keep the game’s high-quality visuals and have it run silky smooth."

    This is really a great news for all PS VITA owners and Dead or Alive franchise fans. Japanese Gaming website Gamer captured Hayashi playing a development build of Dead or Alive 5 Plus at the event. Check out the image below.

    Dead or Alive 5 Plus for PS VITA is schedule to launch in March 20, 2013. No dates yet for European region.

    Dead or Alive 5 Plus Demo Build Screenshot

    Dead or Alive 5 Plus Demo Build Screenshot 1

  • Dead or Alive 5 upcoming costume DLC packs first look revealed

    An brand new image of Dead or Alive 5 has popped online showcasing the first costume DLC pack for the game. The image features DLC costumes for fighters Helena, Kokoro, Mila and Tina.

    You guys can check out the image below. Last week Tecmo Koei announced that first set of costumes pack will launch on PS Store on October 2.

    Dead or Alive 5: DLC Costume Image

  • How to unlock Hidden Fighters in Dead or Alive 5

    Dead or Alive 5 features a total of 24 playable characters, out of these 19 are available for gamers and rest 5 characters are hidden and gamers need to perform certain task in-order to unlock them.

    The five hidden characters in Dead or Alive 5 are Akira Yuki, Alpha-152, Gen Fu, Pai Chan and Sarah Bryant. We have the complete details below on how to unlock all these hidden characters in Dead or Alive 5.

    How to unlock: Akira Yuki

    • Defeat Akira Yuki when fighting against him in the game’s story mode.

    How to unlock: Alpha-15

    • Acquire 300 titles.

    How to unlock: Gen Fu

    • Complete Elliot’s chapter in the game’s story mode.

    How to unlock: Pai Chan

    • Acquire 100 titles.

    How to unlock: Sarah Bryant

    • Defeat Sarah Bryant when fighting against her in the game’s story mode.

     

  • Spoilers Alert: Dead or Alive 5 Trophy List Out

    The complete trophy list of Dead or Alive 5 has been revealed. We have the full list below for you along with tips and trick on how to achieve all those trophies.

    Dead or Alive 5SPOILER ALERT
    : Shows trophies for character unlocks people so guys READ this at your own RISK.

    Platinum

    DOA5 Master
    Unlock all trophies.

    Bronze

    Fighting Entertainment
    Have your first fight outside of Training or Versus modes.

    Rivals
    Register 5 fighters in your Fight List.

    Rival Rumble
    Fight online 10 times.

    My Fight, My Rules
    Create your own online lobby.

    Get out there and Fight!
    Play a Lobby match.

    Fighting For Real
    Play a Ranked match.

    Jump In
    Play a Simple match.

    Gesundheit!
    Trigger the Special Danger Zone in The Show.

    Tango Kilo November
    Trigger the Special Danger Zone in Hot Zone.

    You Asked for It!
    Fight 10 people through invitations.

    First Throwdown
    Send a Throwdown Challenge to someone in your Fighter List.

    Akira Yuki
    Unlock Akira.

    Sarah Bryant
    Unlock Sarah.

    Arcade Cleared
    Clear 1 course in Arcade mode.

    Time Attack Cleared
    Clear 1 course in Time Attack mode.

    Survival Cleared
    Clear 1 course in Survival mode.

    Fledgling Fighter
    Fight 10 Versus matches.

    The Curtain Rises
    Clear the Prologue in Story mode.

    Ninja Battle
    Clear "Kasumi: Part 2" in Story mode.

    Training Hard
    Play Training mode for 1 hour.

    Exercise Newbie
    Perform all moves for all characters in Command Training.

    On the Edge of Your Seat
    Play Spectator mode.

    Fighter, Know Thyself
    View your results in Fight Record.

    Ahhh, Memories
    View your photos in the Album.

    Say Cheese!
    Take a photo in Spectator mode.

    How Do I Fight?
    Display the Move List.

    How Do I Fight Like a Pro?
    Display the Move Details.

    A Fight to Remember
    Save a replay.

    Safety First
    Turn Danger Zones off on the Stage Select screen.

    First Tag Team
    Play Tag Battle.

    Blow 'Em Away
    Successfully land a Power Blow.

    Down You Go
    Successfully attack during a Cliffhanger.

    Cliffhanger Comeback
    Successfully block an opponent's attack during a Cliffhanger.

    I Read Every Move
    Win without taking any damage.

    Failure Teaches Success
    See all characters' losing poses.

    Insomniac
    Watch all movies in Story mode without skipping any of them.

    Silver

    Rival Rampage
    Fight online 100 times.

    Anybody, Anytime, Anywhere
    Fight 50 people through invitations.

    Arcade Master
    Clear all courses in Arcade mode.

    Time Attack Master
    Clear all courses in Time Attack mode.

    Survival Master
    Clear all courses in Survival mode.

    The Fight Never Ends
    Fight 100 Versus matches.

    And Then THIS Happened!
    Clear all chapters in Story mode.

    The Power of Two
    Perform 50 kinds of character-specific tag throws.

    Gold

    DOA5 Is My Life
    Fight online 1000 times.

    The Ultimate Hyper Clone
    Unlock Alpha-152.

    Fighting in Style
    Unlock all costumes.

  • Amazon UK list Dead or Alive 5 for PC

    Amazon UK has listed Tecmo Koei's busty brawler Dead or Alive 5 for our beloved platform PC. This is pretty strange since Dead or Alive 5 has been officially announced for PS3 and Xbox 360 only.

    Dead or Alive 5Currently the listing carries no details about the game, no price and release date, just a mere "Sign Up to be Notified" option. You can check out the snapshot of the listing below.

    Whether this listing is just a mistake or Dead or Alive 5 is indeed coming to PC, we will find out soon.

    Would you like to see PC version of Dead or Alive 5?. Let us know your views in the comment section below.

    Dead or Alive 5 PC listing

  • Dead or Alive 5: Off-screen image unveils MILA look

    An off-screen gameplay screenshot of Tecmo Koei upcoming multiplatform game Dead or Alive 5 has arrived on internet showcasing first look of MILA.

    Dead or Alive 5According to the details in the image, MILA in DOA5 will have short red hair, and her fighting style will resemble as a boxer.

    Check out the image below. Dead or Alive 5 is schedule to launch on September 25 in North America for PS3 and Xbox 360.

    Dead or Alive 5: Mila Screenshot

  • Dead or Alive 5 Opening Trailer is Out

    The opening trailer for Dead or Alive 5 is out. On YouTube Gamespot has posted an opening declaration trailer for Dead or Alive 5 calling all fighters out to join the fifth DOA tournament.

    Dead or Alive 5Dead or Alive 5 marries its signature fighting style with MMA fighting techniques to deliver a major kick for players new and old. Visually striking scenes from around the world blended with a hard-hitting cast puts players in the roles of the cast of Dead or Alive fighters once again.

    In DoA 5, stages act not only as visual backdrops to accompany a fight but instead play to a fighter’s strengths. As a fight progresses, the backdrop will change and interact with players.
     
    Skilled fighters will be able to utilize these dynamic stages to execute hard hitting blows, pitting their opponents against new obstacles creating a unique experience that will leave you breathless.

    Dead or Alive 5 will launch on September 25. Watch the trailer below.