February 20, 2007 - The highly-anticipated Virtua Fighter 5 has shipped to stores. VF 5 marks the first true Virtua Fighter game in four years and is also the first fighting game to arrive on PlayStation 3. Developed by AM-2, Virtua Fighter 5 adds two new characters, El Blaze and Eileen, and offers an incredible level of customization.
"SEGA delivers the first martial arts style fighting game for the PlayStation 3 system with Virtua Fighter 5," said Scott A. Steinberg, Vice President of Marketing, SEGA of America. "Not only is it a stunning looking game graphically, but Virtua Fighter 5 delivers the most intense fighting experience available."
Virtua Fighter 5 retails for $59.95. Look for IGN's review later today.