Glitches

  • Health Restore in Survival

    When playing in survival mode, press 'start' on a second controller. You will go to a 2-player .vs battle. Defeat the non-moving opponent, and select 'return'. Your health will be fully restored, and your 'wins' count will not reset.

    Contributed By: tellu54.

  • No Status Glitch

    This can only be done in single sparring mode not tag. After selecting your character as well as the cpu's, select any stage and pause the game to get sparring menu then select exercise this will switch to exercise mode go to the exercise menu by simply hitting pause again. Go to the command list you should be on the first page called ''attacks'', scroll to the very bottom of it then select that last attack command by hitting the ''A'' button you know you selected it as the command move will stay highlighted. finally flip to the ''down-attacks'' page and unpause the game. If you did it right you should see no status data. To return to normal just switch back to sparring mode.

    Contributed By: MasterM2xl.

Unlockables

  • Get option to toggle ending credits

    Successfully complete the game with all fighters. An option to toggle the ending credits will be unlocked on the game settings screen.

    Contributed By: Shirow.

  • Hayate's 3rd Costume

    To get Hayate's 3rd costume just play survival with him until a silver X-Box appears from a defeated body, pick it up and his 3rd costume is yours

    Contributed By: eimajamie.

  • Kasumi's Loose Hair

    When you select Kasumi, press Y to select her with a loose hair. This works for all of her costumes, including her secret school costume.

    Contributed By: Asch The Hated.

  • Tina's 3rd Costume

    To get Tina's Cow girl outfit just play survival mode with heruntil a silver X-Box appears from a defeated player, collect it and cow girl Tina's yours.

    Contributed By: eimajamie.

  • To Get Gen Fu's 3rd Costume

    You need to enter Gen Fu in the single time attack and beat it to obtain his 3rd costume. You must obtain an Gold Cup in order to do this.


    Single Player Time Attack, then you must beat it to obtain Gen Fu's 3rd Costume and also getting a gold cup.

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Gen Fu's 3rd CostumeEnter Gen Fu in the single Time Attack. Then complete it to obtain a Gold Cup and also the time must be 4 mins to at least 4 mins 18 seconds

    Contributed By: Matty0071988.

  • Unlock Ayane's School girl (3rd) Costume

    Get the silver Xbox item in Survival Mode

    Contributed By: henryha.

  • Unlock Ein

    1. Complete ''Story Mode'' with all characters.-> Check the Movie section to see if you are missing anyone. 2. Then play either ''Survival'' or ''Time Attack Mode'' and get ranked in using HAYATE and then enter your nickname as EIN. 3. After that, Ein will be playable in all modes except ''Story Mode''.

    Contributed By: Asch The Hated.

  • Unlock Ein and Random

    These are Unlocked through the survival gametype

    UnlockableHow to Unlock
    Ein as a playable characterPlay survival as Hayata get at least 1 win and enter your name as "EIN"
    Random Character SelectionUse EIN in survival mode

    Contributed By: LordSeifer.

  • Unlock Ein's 3rd Costume

    Complete ''Time Attack Mode'' under 6 minutes with Ein. His 3rd costume is his shirtless and red pants from DOA 2 Hardcore.

    Contributed By: Asch The Hated.

  • Unlock Kasumi's 3rd Costume

    Complete ''Exercise Mode'' in ''Sparring Mode'' with Kasumi. This costume is her school outfit.

    Contributed By: Asch The Hated.

  • Unlock Theater Mode

    Complete ''Story Mode'' with a character to unlock ''Theater Mode'' and that ending movie will be available for that character. There are 16 ending movies. Each character has one ending movie.

    Contributed By: Asch The Hated.

  • Unlock Zack's Fourth Costume

    Get the silver Xbox item in Survival Mode

    Contributed By: henryha.

  • Zack's third outfit

    To get Zack's third outfit (the silver outfit from Dead or Alive 2), defeat 20 opponents in Survival mode using Zack.

    Contributed By: Andy787.

Easter Eggs

  • Naming your X-Box

    Place 1st in Single Survival mode. Whatever name you type in, becomes the name of your X-Box.

    Example: If you get 1st and you type in Maxwell, your X-Box will now be called Maxwell.

    Contributed By: Certifiably Insane.

  • Rotate Camera Angle

    After winning a match and your character does their victory pose, you can press the left stick in, then move it around to angle the camera differently. If you press the right stick then move it around, it zooms in and out.

    Contributed By: Drilus.

  • Slow Mo Replay

    Once you win a match hold X+A+B until the replay starts. You should then be able to rewind/slow mo the action with the Y button.

    Contributed By: el senor.

Secrets

  • Alternative Costumes

    To get a different costume for Ayane, Bass, Brad, Christie,
    Hayabusa, Hayate, Helena, Hitomi. Highlight their second costumes, then prss X.

    Contributed By: JDelgado.

  • Change Colors

    If you select your character and costume with the ''X'' button most will have an alternate color. Lei Feng has 3 different dress colors based on which button you press (X,Y, or A).

    Contributed By: zepihiyr.

  • Christie: Red Dress Costume

    Choose "Time Attack" game mode with a tag team, then choose Christie, and Helena as your characters, with there second costumes. Get an award (Bronze, silver or gold cup). Her dress will now be selectable. Press X when choosing her to have it a black color.

    Contributed By: stmdotcom.

  • Custom weather for snow stage

    You can choose the weather for the snow stage in the vs or training mode
    simply highlight the snow stage on the stage selection
    press
    X: Snowfall
    Y: Snow Storm
    A: Random

    Contributed By: -Gr|Fter-.

  • Kasumi's Braided Ponytail

    When you select Kasumi, press X to select her with a braided ponytail hairstyle. This works for all of her costumes including her secret school costume.

    Contributed By: Asch The Hated.

  • Kasumi's Ninja Ponytail

    When you select Kasumi, press A to select her with a ninja ponytail hairstyle. This works for all of her costumes including her secret school costume.

    Contributed By: Asch The Hated.

  • Lei Fang's Dress

    Lei Fang has at least four colors for her #1 Chinese dress. Holding the LEFT SHOULDER button down when selecting her will pick her black dress. (or white. its either black or white, since I've seen at least red, blue, white and black)

    Contributed By: The Brain.

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