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Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown throwing down on PSN, XBLA starting on June 5th


Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown finally has a date and is ready to throw down.  Sega today revealed that the latest and greatest version of Virtua Fighter will hit PSN on June 5 and XBLA on June 6th, for $14.99 and 1200 MS Points respectively.

Sega also revealed a bit about their DLC plans as well along with additional info for the long awaited fighter.

Take a look at the trailer and screens to celebrate.

Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown trailer:
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Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown screens:

Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown brings the latest arcade version of the Virtua Fighter 5 series to consoles worldwide, adding two new characters—Virtua Fighter 3 favorite Taka-Arashi and newcomer Jean Kujo—and dynamic and interactive fighting arenas. Console-only features include a robust and detailed Training Mode, eight player Online Room Match Mode, and a match record feature to replay, save, and upload fights. Developed by AM2, the console version of Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown will bring the storied franchise’s detailed balance, overhauled fighting mechanics, and extreme depth to new audiences and VF veterans alike in the acclaimed series’ best version yet.

Character Customization Packs
Character customization DLC packs will be available immediately upon launch for all 19 fighters, with each character customization pack costing $4.99/£3.59/AUD$6.25/€4.49 for PSN and 400 Microsoft Points for XBLA, and will contain 600-950 customization items. Two additional customization bundle packs, consisting of nine characters’ worth of DLC items and the other with 10 characters’ worth, will also be available at launch for $14.99/£9.99/AUD$18.25/ €12.99 each on PSN and 1,200 Microsoft Points each on XBLA.