The definitive version of the Virtua Fighter 5 series, incorporating all of the enhancements the arcade team has rolled out since 2007 (2:28)
SEGA has released a new Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown video showcasing the latest title in its celebrated fighting franchise due to be available this summer, for PS3 and Xbox 360. Taka-Arashi returns from Virtua Fighter 3 and Jean Kujo, a karate expert, makes his debut to round out the lineup of 19 playable characters. With overhauled core fighting mechanics, Final Showdown is nor more accessible to new players while carefully retaining the trademark depth and balance of the game. The throw escape system, streamlined control inputs, and enhanced visual cuts are among the most notable changes.