Dead or Alive [Model 2A]

The Arcade PCB by Tecmo, Ltd.

Dead or Alive [Model 2A] screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Dead or Alive © 1996 Tecmo.


Arguably one of the best fighting games on the Sega Model 2 hardware, Dead or Alive features a solid 3-D fighting engine with smooth character models and impressive character physics (not to mention the attention to detail given to the female characters).

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Runs on the Sega "Model 2A" hardware.

Players: 2
Control: 8-way joystick
Buttons: 4

TRIVIA

Released in November 1996.

The game includes Ryu Hayabusa, from "Ninja Ryukenden".

Steve O'Donnell holds the official record for the fastest completion of this game with a time of 1:58.380 on April 19, 1997.

Pony Canyon released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Dead Or Alive - PCCB-00228) on 21/11/1996.
An other soundtrack album was released by Pony Canyon for the Playstation version of the game (Dead Or Alive for PlayStation - PCCB-00314) on 20/05/1998.

TIPS AND TRICKS

• Replay Rewind : Pressing Hold+Kick during the KO sequence will allow you to rewind the replay sequence with the Punch button.This may only be done once per game.

SERIES

1. Dead or Alive (1996, Arcade)
2. Dead or Alive ++ (1998, Arcade)
3. Dead or Alive 2 (1999, Arcade)
4. Dead or Alive 2 Millennium (2000, Arcade)
5. Dead or Alive 3 (2001, XBOX)
6. Dead or Alive 4 (2005, XBOX 360)
7. Dead or Alive - Dimensions (2011, 3DS)
8. Dead or Alive 5 (2012, PS3, XBOX 360)
9. Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate Arcade (2013)

STAFF

Chief Planner : Katsunori Ehara
Planner : Sane, Joe Toyoda, Hideki Ohta
Character's Story : Asamin
Chief Programmer : T. Kawaguchi
Programmer : Hiroaki D Ozawa, T. Sawatari, Eigo Miyazaki, Yume Maboroshi, Mitsuo
Chief Motion Designer : Great Egawa
Motion Designer : Akutoh, H. Matsui, Makoto Isomine, Guerilla Saitoh, Akira Izumi, Navy, Kiyohiko Yamashita, Kei, Sayaka Ishiyama
Animation Data : N. Kazama, T. Mishima, Masanori Sato, T. Hiraoka, Leo
Chief Graphic Manager : Hideyuki Kato
Character Design & Modelling : Shinichiro Komori
Super Dotter : Yoshiki Horiuchi
Character Texture : D. Ohta
Stage Designer : Yusuke Iida, Nobuyuki Suzuki
Stage Texture : Hideki Nimi
Sound Composer : H. Suzuki
Sound Effect : H. Takahashi, Yutaka Fujishima
Motion Actor : Japan Action Club
Motion Capture Data by : Visual Science Laboratory Inc.

* Character's Voice (Aoni Pro) :
Kasumi : Sakura Tange
Jann-Lee : Toshio Furukawa
Lei-Fang : Yumi Touma
Tina : Mami Koyama
Bayman : Hisao Egawa
Zack : Bin Shimada
Hayabusa : Hideyuki Hori
Gen-Fu : Takeshi Aono
Haddu : Kouji Yada
Systemm Voice : Miyako Endo

Gamest art contest : Tamon, Emirin, Yasukazu Tome, Seiichiro Yano
Producer & Director : Tomonobu Itagaki
Executive Producer : Max Naka

PORTS

Consoles:


Sega Saturn (1997)
Sony PlayStation (1998)
Microsoft XBOX (2004, "Dead or Alive Ultimate")

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's screenshots.

Page last modified on March 26, 2014