Sega and publisher ASCII Media Works previously revealed that Virtua Fighter’s Akira will appear as a boss character in Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, as part of the Virtua Fighter 20th anniversary celebration. 4Gamer shares a first look at the iconic fighter against the light novel fighters in the game.
Akira, the Hakkyoku-ken (Bajiquan) fighter will be appearing as a boss character on the last stage in 1-player mode. Similar to his previous appearance in Project X Zone, he’ll be partnered with Pai Chan, will serve as his support character.
More on Akira will be revealed when the next Dengeki Bunko event takes place on March 16th.
Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax will be launching in spring 2014 in Japanese arcades.