Virtua fighter finally comes back with Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown. The re-release will include a number of improvements and new features, as well as downloadable content that will make some gamers feel nostalgic.
In a new trailer for the upcoming re-release, the Virtua Fighting 5 Ultimate Showdown The Legendary Pack DLC will contain a ton of customization items that can be used for the game’s 19 playable fighters. There are also spectator stamps that you can use while watching online battles, which essentially act as emojis. What makes this DLC really great for Virtua fighter Fans are the character models, stages, and a battle UI inspired by the original 1993 release. The original background music will also be included in the DLC.
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Here’s everything you get for buying the Legendary Pack DLC, which costs $ 9.99:
- Character customization items (all 2,000 types)
- Character costumes (all 19 types)
- Original Virtua Fighter character models (all 38 types)
- Original Virtua Fighter stages
- Original Virtua Fighter Battle UI
- Original Virtua Fighter series BGM (all 180 tracks)
- Spectator stamp (all 36 types)
If you want a sneak peek at what to expect from the Legendary Pack DLC, check out the video below.
A recently published PlayStation blog post gives a glimpse into the revised Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown. According to Sega’s chief producer Seiji Aoki, development of the fighting game began in 2019. The rationale Virtua Fighter 5 was chosen for the overhaul because 2012 2012 Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown “represented the serial summit.” This meant that it would serve both fans and newbies alike.
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Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown uses Ryu Ga Gotoku’s kite machine, last used in Yakuza: Like a dragon and evaluation. As such, the game’s look and feel have been “dramatically improved” with character models and levels that have been completely redesigned for this new entry.
Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown will be released on June 1st for PlayStation 4. It will be available to PlayStation Plus subscribers for free on day one.