KoeiTecmo, Team Ninja hold back Dead or Alive 6, new release date set for March 1!!

Those of y’all how have been waiting for the return of the ninja babe fighting game will have to be a bit more patient. KOEI Tecmo and Team Ninja are holding back the next entry on the Dead or Alive series to further polish the game. Dead of Alive 6 was originally set for February 15. It has been moved to March 1 and will be available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam.

The game will also get an arcade version. Sega will distribute it through their “ALL.Net P-ras MULTI version 3” service, which allows for digital distribution of games to arcade systems throughout Japan. Team Ninja has not yet announced a release window for the arcade version.

The previous entry, Dead or Alive 5, was released September 2012 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. A portable and expanded version for the PlayStation Vita, entitled Dead or Alive 5 Plus (stylized as Dead or Alive 5+), was released in 2013. The next version, Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate, was released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 later in 2013, with an arcade version to follow. A final iteration titled Dead or Alive 5 Last Round was released for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and for the PC Steam in 2015.

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