Dead or Alive 5

After seven years, the Dead or Alive girls are back. Team Ninja's latest offers a greater focus on blockbuster stages and fighting as entertainment.

VideoGamer.com Score:

7

Our Verdict: Despite originally pitching itself as a more serious fighter, Dead or Alive 5 stays very true to its roots.

Latest Articles for Dead or Alive 5

Dead or Alive 5 free-to-play hits PS3 in September

Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate: Core Fighters features four fighters & almost every mode.

Publish date Jun 4 2013

PlayStation Plus March content is possibly the best yet

Includes free copies of Mass Effect 3, Dead or Alive 5, Joe Danger 2, MGS HD Collection Vita and Puddle.

3 Publish date Feb 22 2013

Dead or Alive 5 'Hotties Swimwear' DLC & free stage inbound

New swimsuit DLC to coincide with 1.03 patch.

3 Publish date Jan 22 2013

Dead or Alive 5 runs at 60fps on Vita, cross-platform play detailed

Vita game lets players fight against PS3 users and share data and DLC between versions.

2 Publish date Jan 17 2013

Dead or Alive 5 Vita's UK release date is March 22

DOA5 Plus to launch in the UK two days after Japanese release.

Publish date Dec 12 2012

Dead or Alive 5's Christmas DLC will warm your cockles

Naughty or nice? The DOA5 girls dress up in Santa outfits.

Publish date Dec 12 2012

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PlayStation Plus March content is possibly the best yet in Article Comments

BC_Animus's Avatar

It's just insane, bloody insane. I really wish I have a cheaper internet connection damnit.

Dead or Alive 5 'Hotties Swimwear' DLC & free stage inbound in Article Comments

Clockpunk's Avatar

Minecraft in Dead or Alive, or Dead or Alive in Minecraft? Either way, that might just be interesting enough to warrant a purchase (and only because of that!)

Dead or Alive 5 runs at 60fps on Vita, cross-platform play detailed in Article Comments

tvr77's Avatar

PS Vita is a platform (handheld) and PS3 is another platform and PSN is the Playstation network. If its not cross-platform what would you call it?

by tvr77

Game Stats

Release Date: 28/09/2012
Developer: Team Ninja
Publisher: Tecmo Koei
Genre: Fighting
Rating: TBC
Site Rank: 1,154 35
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