Japanese exclusive Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 will offer pre-order bonuses so “Xtreme” they plainly show why Koei Tecmo doesn’t feel like the West is a good market for the title.
With the world of gaming both equal parts art and free speech, culture can easily effect sales – and in turn, change where a developer intends to sell their games. Koei Tecmo does not intend to bring Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 [the beach volleyball title] to Europe and North America because of these cultural differences. Marred with sexuality, a weak plot and multiple mini-games wrapped around decent volleyball, the Xtreme series is falling further into skimpy outfits this time around.
We’ve discussed why Koei Tecmo doesn’t want to bring it to our regions, but the proof is in the picture – literally. Have a look at the pre-order exclusives on offer in the gallery below as these bikini-based incentives take camera angles to a whole new level.
If you’re interested in the full breadth of content coming to Xtreme 3, here’s everything Koei Tecmo has to offer on their official website gallery: