There is a lot of discussion around Virtue fighter Is making a comeback and Sega has finally made it official. The series will receive a new installment in the form of Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown As a part of Sega’s 60th anniversary.
Virtua Fighter is a classic Sega fighting game series that came on the scene in 1993. The first title is one of the first 3D fighting games released so far. Since its inception, Virtue fighter Has gone on to receive five mainline sequels among several spinoffs.
Final showdown Is a remake of 2006 Virtua Fighter v. The new version includes enhancements to differentiate it from the original such as updated graphics using a new engine and new background music. It will have new online features such as 16 player lobby, tournament mode and a spectator mode.
The game is developed by a team of members of Sega AM2 and Ryu Ga Gotoku Studios. It will launch on June 1 and will be a digital exclusive title for Playstation 4.
2006 original release Virtue fighter 5 Was a hit in the arcade and was later ported to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Both of these early releases were praised at launch. Some may recognize the game and its main character, Akira Yuki, from Sega’sso Yakuza Series and guest character crossovers such as in such Dead or alive 5. Also appears in yuki Super Smash Bros. Ultimate As an assistant trophy.
Sega is hosting a full live stream on its YouTube channel on Thursday, May 27 at 4 pm PT. The stream will go more in depth on the game and Sega announced “Virtue fighter x esports “project.