During Dead or Alive Festival 2018, Koei Tecmo revealed NiCO, a mysterious new fighter nicknamed ‘Azure Flash Cybernetician’ who works for MIST.
NiCO is from Finland, and is voiced by Sumire Uesaka. She attacks with Pencak silat moves as well as electric attacks via her specially-made gloves. More will be revealed on her later, but here’s her trailer below (starts at 3:40:33 mark):
According to her voice actress, NiCO is an intelligent, calm scientist with a bit of a smug streak.
Kokoro & Lisa (La Mariposa):
Kokoro and Lisa (known by her ring name La Mariposa) return in Dead or Alive 6, bringing their respective Baiji Quan and lucha libre fighting styles to the game. Kokoro is said to show a more serious side that hasn’t been seen before, due to certain truths coming to light thanks to picture given to her by NiCO.
As for Lisa, it seems that her wounds from DoA5 have healed, and she’s said to have “revived like a phoenix”.
Check out their trailer below (starts at 3:38:10 mark):
Dead or Alive 6 releases on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on February 15, 2019. Kokoro, Lisa, and NiCO join Bass, Mila, Tina, Ayane, Bayman, Honoka, Marie Rose, Hitomi, Leifang, Diego, Rig, and Christie.