Tag Archives: Team NINJA

Nerd Review: Dead Or Alive 5 (PS3)

Tecmo’s Team Ninja developed Dead or Alive 5 was just released on September 25th for both Playstation 3 & Xbox 360.

The game features 24 playable characters, 21 of which are playable as soon as you start the game. Right off the bat, two newcomers to the series are Mila, a MMA based fighter and Rig, a somewhat Tae Kwon Do and boxing based fighter. Dead or Alive 5[ Read More... ]

Yaiba renamed to Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z with a new Trailer

New details have been announced regarding the new game by Keiji Inafune, the creator of Capcom’s Mega Man and Dead Rising. Yaiba is a combined effort between his studio, Comcept and Tecmo Koei. Yaiba, which previously had very little details available, has since been renamed Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z. It will now feature Ryu Hyabusa from Tecmo’s Ninja Gaiden series as the target of your … [ Read More... ]

Dead or Alive vs Virtua Fighter

Or Dead or Alive X Virtua Fighter if you prefer?

As you may know, Dead or Alive 5 will feature Akira and Sarah from the Virtua Fighter series which has gotten fans thinking about the possibility of a Sega / Tecmo cross over title.  Sega and Tecmo say they have nothing officially planned, but they are open minded about the idea of it. Recent interviews with Team Ninja producer Yosuke [ Read More... ]

E3 2012: Dead or Alive 5 trailer and news

Tecmo-Koei showed off more of Team Ninja’s Dead Or Alive 5 at E3 2012. As many of you may know, DOA5 will feature the usual cast of fighters as well as the inclusion of Akira, from the Virtua Fighter series. Tecmo-Koei revealed that Sarah Bryant will also be in the game, making her the second officially announced character to make the jump from the legendary Sega fighting franchise.… [ Read More... ]