Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown announced as a PS4 console exclusive

By Stephany Nunneley
25 May 2021 16:10 GMT

Sega has announced Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown for PS4 as a console exclusive.

With Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown on PS4, you can expect updated graphics built using Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio’s Dragon Engine.

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Originally released on PS3 and Xbox 360 in 2007, you can expect the same gameplay and combat, but there will be new background music for stages, new lighting and shaders, a new opening cinematic, and a new user interface (thanks, IGN).

It also features the ability to spectate online matches in real-time and to build robin-robin-style online tournaments.

The will be a private and public lobby system that will support up to 16 players and it will include new communications tools like stamps.

Development is being led by an “all-star team” from Sega AM2 and Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio, Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown drops digitally on June 1.

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