Dead or Alive 6 will receive the addition of two fighters: One new and one veteran
KOEI TECMO Europe today announced the addition of two more fighters to the cast available in DEAD OR ALIVE 6, including the return of the antagonist character Rig, as well as Diego. Both combatants will be shown in the first playable version of DEAD OR ALIVE 6 in the Evolution Championship Series (Evo) tournament.
The Uncrowned Street Hero, “The Hero Without a Crown”
The Uncrowned Street Hero is Diego and he makes his debut showing off the tough and brutal skills of a street fighter. This fighter grew up on the streets of New York. It is rumored to be the strongest fighter in the neighborhood, many locals consider him a hero.
Also returns Rig, the master of taekwondo
Rig originally debuted in DEAD OR ALIVE 5. A former worker on an oil rig, his fighting style has evolved incorporating more acrobatic maneuvers. Rig challenges Diego in a New York alley and the two decide that a fight will be the best form of dialogue.
Diego and Rig join the six previously announced playable characters. To celebrate this announcement, KOEI TECMO Europe has released an illustrative trailer of the meeting between Diego and Rig.
DEAD OR ALIVE 6 is currently in development for PlayStation 4, Xbox One including Xbox One X, and PC, with a premiere release scheduled for early 2019.