Dead Or Alive 6 Announces Several New Additions, Including a World Championship

Team Ninja announced a few new things coming to Dead Or Alive 6, which will include a World Championship, an SNK collaboration, and a deluxe demo. First off, the demo will be kicking off on February 22nd, but it only accessable to PlayStation Plus members to try out. The demo will consist of online ranked and lobby matches, as well as the following options: Free Training, Tutorial, Command Training, Combo Challenge. You’ll also get an intro into Story Mode, and will have all 24 characters to play at launch.

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Team Ninja also let the word out about the upcoming Dead Or Alive World Championship, as qualifiers will be held in North America, Europe, and Asia. The top regional players will compete in the Grand Finals in Japan. Qualifiers and Grand Finals for prizes totaling 10 Million Yen. However, no word on when that will take place or when players can start signing up. The game will also be getting an SNK collaboration, of which we have the details below.

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In addition, a collaboration with SNK’s The King Of Fighters XIV was confirmed. Mai Shiranui joins the battle this June as a guest character alongside another King Of Fighters combatant who has yet to be announced. The fighters will be sold separately, but both will also be included in Season Pass 1. DOA6’s Season Pass 1 will be available for purchase beginning March 1, 2019 and will also include 62 new costumes: DOA6 Happy Wedding Costumes Vol. 1 and 2, DOA6 New Costumes set Vol. 1 and 2, and additional character costumes for the two SNK fighters. Season Pass 1 bonuses will also feature new NiCO and Nyotengu costumes. All Season Pass 1 content will be made available between March and June 2019.

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