Archive for the ‘Virtua Fighter’ category

Virtua Fighter 5 Release Dates Set

December 20, 2006

 Virtua Fighter 5

The release dates are set for the Playstation 3 versions of Virtua Fighter 5.

  • Japan: Feb 8th 2007
  • US: Feb 20th 2007
  • Europe: PS3 Launch Title
  • UPDATE: Xbox 360 version in 2007!

Get Your Name in Virtua Fighter 5 (Playstation 3)!

September 27, 2006

SEGA are looking to get player ring-names for the AI CPU players in the upcoming Virtua Fighter 5 for the PS3. Those who are interested can go to the game’s website and enter their names and short message, which will appear in the game if selected.

I smell a next-gen Kumite mode!

SEGA (pre) Tokyo Game Show Blow-Out: Console Side

September 15, 2006

Sega’s got a whole lot of stuff to be shown for the TGS.

First of all, we got Sega’s official TGS website, which has stuff like their (impressive) line-up.

Second, there’s a whole slew of pics and info at Gamewatch of their console showing. CLICK HERE

Here’s the info I could get from that page (there are pics that go with all of these too!):

  • New Wifi compatible Puyo Puyo game for the DS!
  • Seaman sequel is on the PS2, with a special controller with a built-in mic.
  • SEGA Golf Club for the PS3
  • Bleach game on the Wii
  • Mahjong game on the DS
  • (Some) New Virtua Tennis 3, Monkey Ball BB, Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic and the Secret Ring screens
  • Furai no Siren DS (new Fushigi no Duengeon game) screens. It’s also wifi capable

Again, here’s the link!

Hi-Res Virtua Fighter 5 (PS3) Images

September 15, 2006

Here are some fantastic images of the PS3 version of VF5, in 720p res. You don’t want to miss these! Via

Virtua Fighter 5 for PS3 “Arcade Perfect”

September 15, 2006

According to both 1up and IGN, Virtua Fighter 5 on the Playstation 3 is looking like an arcade perfect port.

At a special press conference in Tokyo today, Sega let attendees play Virtua Fighter 5 on the PS3 for the very first time. I’ll sum it up in two words: arcade perfect.”

“Housed in the latest Famitsu are four pages devoted to the PS3 version of Virtua Fighter 5. Spread across the pages are first screens from the PS3 version, showcasing all 17 characters.

While we can’t share the screenshots with you here, the screens reveal what could be an exact port of the arcade version.”

Virtua Fighter 5 and Hokuto no Ken Official Sites Open (+PS3 Arcade Stick and

September 15, 2006

The VF5 site mentions some kind of integration. This doesn’t online play, but instead it will be most likely stats and other things. They also show an arcade stick for the PS3.

These are the sites for the console versions of the games. Check ’em out here:

Virtua Fighter 5 Producer Interview

August 16, 2006

IGN PS3 have put up an interview with the North American producer of VF5 for SOA.

The interview is really interesting and discusses things like how they choose the new fighting styles and how they’re going for an arcade perfect port.

 Click Here for the interview.