Dead or Alive Venus Vacation Adds Yukino to the Roster

Dead or Alive Venus Vacation Yukino

Zack Island is getting another new visitor. A new update stream for Dead or Alive Venus Vacation debuted Yukino, the latest character to join the game’s roster. Yukino is described as a bubbly  student. [Thanks Game Watch!]

Check out her introduction via the stream archive. Yukino is introduced at about the 20 minute mark.

In the Dead or Alive Venus Vacation Yukino trailer, Yukino is seen taking photos and selfies on Zack Island. She sees printed photos taken by the player, and expresses admiration of their work.

A new original character for Dead or Alive Venus Vacation, Yukino is 18 years old and is still in school. She appears with blonde hair and pink highlights, and is one of the few Dead or Alive characters explicitly confirmed to dye her hair. Her hobbies are collecting cosmetics, taking selfies, and visiting the aquarium. She enjoys matcha ice cream and pink lemonade. Her birthday is January 20th. Yukino is described as a “gal” or “gyaru,” part of a fashion-chasing subculture that favors blonde hair and trendy clothes across a spectrum of styles. She’s voiced by Kaori Maeda. Maeda also voiced Aria Futaba in Aikatsu Stars!, Shizuku Osaka in Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club, and Nice Nature in Uma Musume: Pretty Derby.

Like other new characters such as Shandy and Tsukushi, Yukino is currently available in the Japanese version of the game. Her own Star Coordinate banner running through March 9, 2023. There’s also a login campaign ongoing, with participating players able to net up to 5,000 free V-Stones for their trouble.

Dead or Alive Venus Vacation is available on PC. Yukino’s appearance in the international version of the game hasn’t been announced as of yet.

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