Ninja Gaiden 3
is not the only Team Ninja game to receive a new batch of screenshots
lately. Dead or Alive 5
is the second game of their games to join the list, with the recent arrival of five new screenshots showcasing the first two females to be confirmed for the game's roster.
Series stalwart Ayane is one of the most powerful shinobi in her Mugen Tenshin Ninja Clan. She has regularly appeared in the franchise since the very first Dead or Alive
, and is the first female fighter to be confirmed. Hitomi, whose debut was in Dead or Alive 3
, will also be bringing her black-belt karate skills to the game.
Only two other characters have been confirmed so far. Ninja Gaiden's
Ryu Hayabusa and Ayane's older half-brother / cousin Hayate will both be in the game.Dead or Alive 5
is due to be released next year.