Long absent from the rings of the 3D fighting game scene, the daron of the genre finally announced his comeback, via a countdown supposed to release us from the wait on May 27th. But for Virtua Fighter, the blow seems to have gone by itself, whereas SEGA today lifts the veil on the more bi-fluorine version of Virtua Fighter 5.
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The announcement had everything of the plan without a hitch, and yet: it is finally today that is unveiled Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown, the inevitably ultimate version of the 2006 baston game (BIM !, le coup de fist old) which will land on June 1st … exclusively on PlayStation 4, and downloadable!
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The first trailer unveiled by the ex-builder was therefore full of surprises, and fans of choreographed fights will be delighted to discover that this redesign was entrusted to the expert hands of AM2 (dj at the helm of the original version) and Ryo ga Gotoku Studio, which recently lifted the veil on Lost Judgment 2, a game which also rains the sniffers.
For the moment, no unidentified character has unfortunately been announced, SEGA contenting itself with emphasizing finer graphics thanks to the Dragon Engine. – which obviously clears us on the participation of the team of the father Nagoshi -, and of online functionalities well in their time, eSport obliges.
On the other hand, our colleagues fromIGN taken in the confidence are already in a position to affirm that the game will benefit from new music for each of the different stages of the game, a new interface, better light management, and … new cinematics, just a. Finally, public and private lobbies will welcome up to 16 players for well-known online tournaments, knowing that the curious passing through will be able to simply watch the matches in progress.
To find out if the ancestor of the 3D fight has retained all its strength, it will not be long before, since Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown is therefore expected on June 1st next on PS4.