A new fighter will join the cast of Dead or Alive 5 and her name is Nyotengu.
Anime News Network reports that KOEI Tecmo has announced that the new character Nyotengu will join Kasumi, Tina, and the others in Dead or Alive Ultimate Arcade during this weeks issue of Enterbrain’s Famitsu magazine.
Crunchyroll reported some details about the character as the website decribed Nyotengu as a female Tengu trickster who focuses more on aerial movement, with attacks like generating a gust of wind and other moves using Tengu-Do style.
That’s not all, a new trailer for Nyotengu has also been release showcasing her ferocious gameplay courtesy of username famitsutube.
Nyotengu is part of Phase-4 characters alongside Marie Rose and will aslo include a batch of athletic costumes to be released in Japan this month.
The game is the first arcade game in the franchise in 13 years, and KOEI Tecmo Games released DOA 5 Ultimate 5 in the arcades in Japan last year.
KOEI Tecmo Games released Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in September 2013. The game added new modes from Dead or Alive+ such as the Skill Info Plus and a tutorial mode, and included new fighting stages such as locations from the Ninja Gaiden series. The game include new fighters: Jacky, Ein, and Momiji, and also adds both a single-player mode and an online mode.
So what do you think of Nyotengu in DOA 5?