Title Data

Action > Fighting > 3D
Team Ninja
ESRB Descriptor(s):
Animated Violence, Suggestive Themes
Local Players:
1-4 Players
Online Players:
No Online Multiplayer
Wikipedia (EN):

Release Data

Box Title
Region Publisher Product ID Distribution / Barcode Release Date Rating
DOA2: Hardcore
US Tecmo SLUS-20071 018946010175 10/25/00 T
DOA2: Dead or Alive 2 (France)
EU SCEE SCES-50003 711719231929 12/13/00 12+
DOA2: Hard*Core
JP Tecmo SLPS-25026 4960677800036 12/14/00  
DOA2: Dead or Alive 2
EU SCEE SCES-50003   12/15/00 12+
DOA2: Dead or Alive 2 (Platinum)
EU SCEE SCES-50003   03/01/02  
DOA 2 Hard*Core (PlayStation 2 the Best)
JP Tecmo SLPS-73406 4960677800104 08/01/02  
DOA2: Hard*Core
JP Koei Tecmo Games NPJD-00011 PS2 Classics 08/22/12 C
DOA2: Hardcore
US SCEA NPUD-20071 PS2 Classics 03/24/15 T
DOA2: Hardcore (Greatest Hits)
US Tecmo     Canceled T


The world has become chaotic and disoriented since the tragic murder of Fame Douglas, the sponsor of the legendary Dead or Alive I World Combat Championship. Now it's up to you to ensure that the world returns back to a state of peace. With 12 characters to choose from, your mission is to win the championship and save the world from the Tengu Disaster that will take place at the end of the century. Your ability to battle using various fighting techniques will determine your character's fate.


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