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Personally I think Hayate/Hitomi has the best basis for. Christie has poorly- defined relationships with Rig and Bayman. in his DOA4 ending) on the one hand and the Ayane-Eliot meet cute in Dimensions is really awkward;. This article discussed the significant relationships of Kasumi. During the Dead or Alive 4 tournament, Ayane merely delayed Kasumi enough for Hayate to At the end of the ordeal, In Dead or Alive 5, Kasumi and Ayane are finally at peace, . Ayane (Japanese: あやね) is a video game character in the Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden . Hayashi later requested for Ayane to appear in the Fatal Frame series. .. a popular subject of unofficial dōjinshi erotic comics in which she often has sexual relationship with Kasumi. .. Ayane's ending cutscene in Dead or Alive 4.
As the main character of the series, she has a lot of different moves. Even if you're just button mashing, you can perform a lot of her moves. She's also very fast so her hits are more likely to land. DOA6 director Yohei Shimbori  IGN described her "a great character for any level of player" of Dead or Alive 2 as "novices will certainly enjoy her easy mechanics, while master players will find some of the most evil combinations in the game with Kasumi. In addition, "to balance her great speed and superb punch-kick combination game, Kasumi also can throw with the best of them.
She must be partnered with a good spiker and kept in the back whenever possible. Dead or Alivewhich is loosely based on the game series. In it, she was played by Devon Aokian American actress of mixed ethnicity who has previously portrayed the ninja Miho in the film Sin City.
Itagaki later expressed a preference for a Japanese actress, ideally Kumiko Gotoh, but had no authority over the casting process. She's never been outside the palace walls. She's been very, very sheltered, because she's a princess and that's the way it is Dead or Alive "focuses its pugilistic mayhem on the eye-candy surrounding the mythos of Princess Kasumi". She fights against Leon and wins.
Later, Kasumi stabs the villain Victor Donovan with an acupuncture needle. He is paralyzed and perishes in an explosion. In the end, she goes home with her brother despite being a runaway shinobi, but has to fight against her clan with her new friends to be allowed to stay. At the end of the film, Jerry uses some of her moves in a fight. Promotion and merchandise[ edit ] As a DOA mascot character,    Kasumi has been featured in a wide range of merchandise, including figurines, statuettes and action figures that have been released by Tecmo,  Sega,  Kaiyodo Max Factory,  Kotobukiya,       Takara wall scrolls,  and others.
One figure was bundled with a special edition of Dead or Alive Paradise for the PlayStation Portable also sold separately  ;  another exclusive figure was bundled with the magazine Hobby Japan in Core Fighters and free downloadable costumes for Kasumi were offered as pre-order bonuses for the full version of DOA5 Ultimate at Amazon.
InComputer and Video Games CVG featured Kasumi as its Star of the Month, calling her "so sexy, and so deadly and so a-lively ,"  also telling the readers they are "bound to fall in love with Kasumi,"  and Sega Saturn Magazine featured her on the cover with a caption stating "Drop dead gorgeous! InRob Wright of Tom's Games featured her as one of the 50 greatest female characters in video game history and one of "the video game vixens of today" for being "one of the most powerful—and sexy—ninjas in the world.
Sega Saturn Magazine named the "beautiful" Kasumi the "brains" of the first DOA, with Tina being the game's "muscle", and stated bother are "guaranteed to offend sexists everywhere" as she is "easily capable of holding their own against the game's macho male fighters. In a game full of sexy, fatalistic fighters, separating from the pack is a truly impressive feat.
And Kasumi has done just that. Kasumi has become a frequent subject of cosplay,  especially in Japan   and including male cross-players  Writing about the character's popularity in cosplay community,  where hers, Ayane's and Leifang's have been the most popular DOA cosplays among the Japanese fans since the s.
Her ninja outfit in its various colors is instantly recognizable. She isn't merely in Dead or Alive; she is Dead or Alive. Ayane's speed and deceiving attacks make her a "pretty good" partner for slower fighters for tag team battles, but her primary partners are other ninja characters. In the DOA beach volleyball games, Ayane has excellent technique and jump abilities, at the cost of poor defence, power and speed.
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In addition, if controlled by the console in the co-op mode, the character "doesn't seem to know what to do in any situation. Razor's Edge is "a damn fine addition" to the game, where she is "just as capable as Ryu Hayabusa" with her "quick and vicious" melee attacks and explosive kunai projectiles, adding that she is "functionally similar to Hayabusa in terms of combos and skills, complete with a screen-clearing special move. When confronting HelenaAyane is accused of murdering Helena's mother Maria, but the assassin is later revealed to be Christie.
In Dead or Alive 3her former teacher and beloved foster parent, Genra, has disappeared. Ayane, now the most powerful member and de facto leader of Hajin Mon,  learns that Genra has been turned into a puppet by the DOATEC and its sinister Omega Project and realises that fate commands her to put Genra out of his misery.
The introductory sequence to Dead or Alive Ultimate, accompanied by Aerosmith 's " Dream On ", was the first to hint at the origins of Ayane and Kasumi's enmity. Ayane has a threefold stake in this plot: Ayane follows Kasumi upon Hayate's orders, and later discovers that she is in fact really an Alpha clone.
Ayane and Hayate learn from Helena that Victor Donovan and his new organization, MIST, plan to sell his Alpha clones as super soldiers to various countries around the world.
After Ayane and Hayate kill Kasumi's clone, they breach into the lab, but Hayate is captured by Rig and Ayane is forced to flee. After Ryu summons the real Kasumi to battle and Hayate is rescued, they destroy the laboratory and Alpha Cronus, the series' prequel project which was intended to tell the story of Kasumi's and Ayane's childhoods and explore "the innocence and cruelty of children,"  was officially cancelled in after Itagaki left Team Ninja and Tecmo. Ninja Gaiden[ edit ] In Ninja Gaidena younger Ayane aged 14; she is year-old in the DOA series  plays a minor role as a non-player characterserving Murai and the Shadow Clan as a stealthy infiltrator and courier assisting Ryu Hayabusa during his bloody vengeance.
In the Ninja Gaiden Black edition, Ayane stars in the "Ninja Dog" easy mode, where she treats the disgraced Ryu as her pet and leaves him various items through the game. In the original edition of Ninja Gaiden 3Ayane only appears in one cutscene,  in which she loans Hayate's sword to Ryu.
Razor's Edgean expanded version of the game, features Ayane as a playable character with her own new missions: Development and release[ edit ] The graphics and gameplay were enhanced and based on a better game engine than the one used in the first game, which allowed the characters and stages to appear less angular and more detailed.
A popular and commonly discussed feature, one credited to Tomonobu Itagakiwas the level of graphical detail Tecmo put into the animated breasts of the female characters, as Tecmo went so far as to create a physics engine dedicated entirely to the animation of the female characters' breasts.
Dead or Alive 2 used the song "Exciter" by Bomb Factory in its opening sequence. Both tracks can be found on the self-titled mini-album Bomb Factory and on the Dead or Alive 2 Soundtrack.
Tomonobu Itagaki and Team Ninja were constantly enhancing the game for both the Dreamcast and PlayStation 2 as they worked towards their vision of the "ultimate fighting game". The Dreamcast port was first released in North America on February 29, It was identical to the arcade Millennium update release, but added the usual Versus and Sparring modes, as well as Team Battle Mode. This version also featured a simplified hold system, which would become standard for the rest of the series.
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Unlike home ports of the first Dead or Alive game, there were no unlockables in this release. Dead or Alive 2 was the only game that Tecmo published on the Dreamcast. This version added new stages Crimson, Koku An and Prairie and new unlockable costumes.
The game engine ran using Field Rendering instead of Frame Rendering, thus it appeared much more aliased than the Dreamcast ports.