Koei Tecmo announced yesterday that its free-to-play title Dead or Alive 5 Last Round: Core Fighters reached 10 million downloads, which is up 4 million since last April. The game released in February 2015 and is available on PS3, PS4, and Xbox One.
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To mark the occasion, Koei Tecmo revealed a free Opoona costume for Marie Rose that’ll become available on October 18. Additionally, the publisher announced a collaboration with Phantasy Star Online 2, which will bring costumes and accessories from Ryu Hayabusa, Marie Rose, Kasumi, and Ayane to SEGA’s MMORPG.
In related news from Tokyo Game Show 2017, Koei Tecmo has revealed that DLC support for Dead or Alive 5 will end this year. Since the original release in 2012, the game has been revised quite a few times and has received a magnitude of content updates. Now, producer Yosuke Hayashi wants to “focus on the future.”
Still haven’t played Dead or Alive 5? You can check out our review of the game’s third iteration, Last Round, which released in 2015. PlayStation LifeStyle’s Mark Labbe praised it for its beautiful visuals, fun and interactive environments, huge roster, and choice of costumes.