Koei Tecmo America will bring Dead or Alive 5 Last Round to North America on February 17. Team Ninja’s fourth edition of their fighting game adds two new characters, one male and one female, plus two more stages. The Crimson from Dead or Alive 2 returns with a hot spot where you can send an opponent flying into a neon sign before dropping down into the street level below.
A free to play version of Dead or Alive 5 Last Round will be available for PlayStation 4. Dead or Alive 5 Last Round: Core Fighters includes four characters Ayane, Kasumi, Hayate, and Ninja Gaiden’s Ryu Hayabusa. Xbox One owners will be able to download a demo of the game with the same four characters. Dead or Alive 5 Last Round: Core Fighters will sell for $4.99 on Xbox One and this version adds four more characters, Jann Lee, Bass, Hitomi, and Tina. Additional characters are expected to cost $3.99 on PlayStation 4. A price for extra characters has not been set for Xbox One.
The retail version of Dead or Alive 5 Last Round will cost $39.99 for PlayStation 4 or Xbox One. This includes all of the characters and over 300 unlockable costume items. Koei Tecmo America has even more costume items depending on where you reserve the game. Amazon and Best Buy have the Showstopper costumes for Christie, Helena, Lisa, and Tina plus the Beach Party costumes for Kokoro, Leifang, Momiji, and Rachel. Gamestop is offering a Ninja costume pack with outfits for Ayane, Hayabusa, Hayate, and Kasumi plus the Aloha costume pack for Ayane, Hitomi, Kasumi, and Mila.
Dead or Alive 5 Last Round will also be available as a download for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 for $29.99.