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New fighter joining Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate on consoles

Team NINJA's Yosuke Hayashi announced that there will be some updates coming to Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate soon. The arcade version will be receiving an update in late January, and it will include new costumes for the fighters. Then an update...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 is charging $25 for these new costumes

How does Tecmo Koei celebrate Halloween? Or really, any day of the week? With skimpy outfits! Skimpy outfits that they hope you'll pay $24.99 for. Yes, you read that right. 28 costumes for $25. The "special" pack released today for the Xbo...

 
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Impressions: Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate

"If at first you don't succeed..." is an interesting business model, especially considering that Dead or Alive 5 wasn't really a "failure," per se. However, try, try again Team Ninja did, and we are now treated to a third version of this pa...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 gets free island stage, swimsuit DLC

This month, Dead or Alive 5 will be getting a free new island stage called "Zack Island" that I'm trying to type with a straight face, in addition to balance adjustments, updated movie upload functions, and more in update 1.03. It's actual...

 
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Santa suits available for Dead or Alive 5

I love Zack as Santa Claus -- his getup alone is good enough to make me want to get this newly released DLC for Dead or Alive 5. You can get a good look at all the guys and gals of DOA in Santa garb in our gallery. Check out how silly Ryu l...

 
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Just in time for fall: Dead or Alive 5 swimsuit DLC

It's cold outside, but the cast of Dead or Alive 5 is invincible, so they're wearing swimsuits. At least some of them are furry. The newest Angels and Devils ($2.99 / 240 MSP each) costume packs from Team Ninja put some of the gir...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 costume packs just in time for Halloween

What would Halloween be without sexy costumes? I went into one of those mega-sized Halloween pop-up stores the other day to find that two-thirds of the store was sexy female costumes. They only had crap like 'bloody surgeon' and 'skeleton w...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 DLC serves your cat ear fetish

Cat ear fetish? I'm aaaaaaalmost there. It doesn't send me over the edge like pink hair does, but if you're wearing them there's a good chance that I'll end up staring at you. Nyah. There are three new DLC packs for Dead or Alive 5 availabl...

 
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Free DLC costume pack for Dead or Alive 5 available now

Team Ninja has dropped their free "Costume Pack 1" for Dead or Alive 5 on both PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade today. Available now. Free. Go! We have a sneak peek for you in our gallery, where you'll find outfits that range from p...

 
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Team Ninja: Dead or Alive fans demand bigger breasts

Team Ninja's Yohei Shimbori has been justifying his studio's love of massive breasts with inhuman wobble physics, claiming that while international distributors want the breasts toned down, fans are demanding even bigger boobs.  "...

 
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Review: Dead or Alive 5

Remember when Dead or Alive wasn't just a fan-service, minigame-ridden, volleyball-infused, T&A bounce fest? These characters were actual fighters, who regularly beat the crap out of each other in a tournament instead of lazing on a bea...

 
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TGS: Get hype for the Dead or Alive 5 launch trailer

This new Dead or Alive 5 launch trailer was revealed tonight at Tecmo Koei's pre-TGS press conference. Team Ninja said that they want everyone to spend some time with the game to experience what they're calling "fighting entertainment." Th...

 
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You won't wait long to get Dead or Alive 5 digitally

Dead or Alive 5 will be available as a digital release on PlayStation Network the same day as it hits shelves (September 25), Tecmo Koei revealed at an event tonight in Tokyo. Xbox 360 users will have a couple more days to wait for it ...

 
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Dead or Alive 5: Introducing MMA fighter Mila

I've been so busy playing Dead or Alive 5 [super-mini preview: Beautiful, fun, and packed with so many modes that you won't grow bored of it.] that I forgot to tell you about the newly revealed character, Mila. She's a young mixed martial ...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 devs talk on character's new moves, looks

The second episode of the Dead or Alive 5 "Fighter's Chronicles" has the developers talking about the process they went through to create the new moves used in the game. They say that they looked at the core of the fighters and f...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 adds Helena and Lisa, online features

The rollout of characters for Dead or Alive 5 continues with two new fighters: Helena Douglas and Lisa Hamilton. Team Ninja says that both sport a new look, style, and techniques. Also boobs.  Helena is an opera singer that will go al...

 
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gamescom: Brad Wong and Eliot outed for Dead or Alive 5

Eliot (one 'l'), a Xing Yi Qan produgy under Gen Fu, and Brad Wong, the drunken master fighter, are both coming to Dead or Alive 5. Team Ninja announced these fighters today to celebrate the kick-off of gamescom 2012, and along with them th...

 
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Dead or Alive 5's Opening Declaration will pump you up

Nevermind what I said (or what you thought I might be saying) the other day in the swimsuit post. I know there's much more to Dead or Alive 5, and some of that is on display here in this new Opening Declaration trailer. Get hype! This sets...

 
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Classy post of the day: Dead or Alive 5 box and swimsuits

Dead or Alive will always be one of my guilty pleasures. I know I am not realizing the fighter's full potential when my end game is to look at all the girls' alternate costumes, but I don't care, and you shouldn't judge me. I know that ther...

 
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New screens and trailer show off DOA5's tag team mode

Man, do I love me some Dead or Alive. And Dead or Alive 5? From what I've played, it seems like it's shaping up to be something truly special. One of my personal favorite modes from DoAs of past has to be the tag team mode. Really, I ...

 
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New Dead or Alive 5 media offers a better look at Rig

Yesterday, we caught a glimpse of Rig, Dead or Alive 5's new Canadian character. Granted, it was from a fuzzy picture of a magazine, but we still got to ponder why, exactly, someone would be named "Rig." We have our answer: the mysterious ...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 new character: Canadian guy named Rig

Famitsu scans reveal a new Dead or Alive 5 character, and it seems he has a crap name. Right now details are limited, but according to scans found on CVG we do know he's Canadian, and that his name is Rig. Rig. Let that echo in your head fo...

 
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Dead or Alive 5: Bunny bikini bonus, Collector's Edition

Have you preordered Tecmo Koei's upcoming fighter, Dead or Alive 5? If not, will sexy bunny bikini bonus suits change get you going? Preorder at GameStop or Amazon and get a set of in-game bunny-style swimsuits for three of the female chara...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 has those jiggle physics you love, more

At E3 last week, there were a good amount of new fighting games. Conrad and I made our rounds to all the booths that had fighting games to show off, and Steven Hansen eventually joined us as well. Here we made our way to the Tecmo booth to...

 
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E3: Someone got some Virtua Fighter in my Dead or Alive 5

I just finished playing as Sara Bryant in Dead or Alive 5. Yes, that Sarah. Miss Tall Drink of Water with a Ponytail herself. Tecmo Koei showed off the addition of the two most popular Virtua Fighter characters, Sara and Akira, to their lon...

 
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E3: Dead or Alive 5 launches September 25

Tecmo Koei has announced that Dead or Alive 5 will be launching onto the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on September 25. There will also be a pro tournament, which starts here at E3 this week. The tournament will run all the way up to the Septe...

 
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Watch out for tigers in Dead or Alive 5

The latest Dead or Alive 5 trailer shows off Lei Fang and Zack for the first time in action. This particular match is taking place on a stage called The Show. The environment can be just as dangerous as your opponent, as tigers, trampoline...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 trailer full of jiggle physics

It would appear that Dead or Alive 5 is coming along nicely. I mean, Team Ninja did get the most important feature of any DoA game in there already. You know, the jiggle physics. Ayane and Hitomi are here to show off the full force of the ...

 
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Virtua Fighter's Akira Yuki revealed for DOA 5

It seems Team Ninja isn't about to let Street Fighter x Tekken have all of the cross-fighter fun this year. The Dead or Alive series is no stranger to guest characters with DOA 4 featuring a non-canonical Spartan combat...

 
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The girls of Dead or Alive 5: Ayane and Hitomi

Team Ninja sent along images of Dead or Alive 5's female characters, Ayane and Hitomi. I have them here for you if you missed our preview of the game. There's some good action shots of the two returning female leads in our gallery below. As...

 
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Dead or Alive 5 is 'fighting entertainment' at its finest

At this year's Tokyo Game Show, Team Ninja finally revealed that their fabled fighting franchise -- known for its fatal females and potent physics -- was returning, with Dead or Alive 5 (DOA5). Almost six years have passed since the previou...

 
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TGS: Dead or Alive 5 concept video is freakin' nuts

After seeing the results of a year's worth of work on Ninja Gaiden 3 we thought Team Ninja's evening presentation was over. They tricked us and unveiled Dead or Alive 5 and their pre-TGS event tonight. Were we surprised? Not really.  ...

 
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Tecmo Koei announces Dead or Alive 5

Bouncy-boobed fighter Dead or Alive is getting another sequel. Announced just recently during the Tokyo Game Show, Koei Tecmo has unveiled Dead or Alive 5. Yay for breasts! According to the publisher, Dead or Alive's mantra is "Fighting Ent...

 

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