Team Ninja today announced that the latest game in the Dead or Alive
franchise is currently under development by the studio. The announcement came during the studio's "Unmask" event held in advance of the Tokyo Game Show.
Head developer at Team Ninja, Yosuke Hayashi, confirmed that the studio was working on Dead or Alive 5
, and that the title would be available for the Xbox 360 in 2012.
A pre-alpha gameplay trailer has been released which gives an indication of how far the team are in their development process.
The official website
is already up but only displays the intriguing image shown below.
Currently, there is no official release date, only that it will be appearing some time in 2012.