This February Dead of Alive Xtreme 3 is due out for release in Japan. A spin-off series from the Dead or Alive fighting games, Xtreme transplants the action to a beach volley ball tournament, replacing the fighters' clothes with bikinis. Fans of the series asked developer Team Ninja on Facebook when the game would see a release outside of Japan.
According to Team Ninja (via NicheGamer), it won't:
When pushed on why this was the case, Team Ninja said:
Here's what we're missing out on:
So, if you want to bash virtual bums or check out Dead or Alive Xtreme 3's new suntanning system, then you're going to need to track down an import copy.